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The general crisis of the seventeenth century

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe,
  • East Asia,
  • Southeast Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Seventeenth century,
    • Europe -- History -- 17th century,
    • East Asia -- History,
    • Southeast Asia -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Geoffrey Parker and Lesley M. Smith.
      ContributionsParker, Geoffrey, 1943-, Smith, Lesley M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD246 .G24 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 307 p. :
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1005707M
      ISBN 100415165180, 041512882X
      LC Control Number96045505

      In his paper, General Crisis of the Seventeenth Century, he attacks Hobsbawm's thesis for its lack of linkage between cause and effect. Roper suggests that while it can be easily shown that there were economic changes in England during the 17th century, to infer that the changes are as a result of revolution is a stretch.   In which John gets curious about the last time global human population declined and ends up learning about a period of human history called The General Crisis. Thanks to Our World in Data for.

      Tulip mania (Dutch: tulpenmanie) was a period in the Dutch Golden Age during which contract prices for some bulbs of the recently introduced and fashionable tulip reached extraordinarily high levels and then dramatically collapsed in February It is generally considered the first recorded speculative bubble. In many ways, the tulip mania was more of a hitherto unknown Total: ƒ. 3rd century. Crisis of the Third Century; 14th century. 14th century banking crisis (the crash of the Peruzzi and the Bardi family Compagnia dei Bardi in ). 17th century. Kipper und Wipper (–22) financial crisis at start of Thirty Years' War; Tulip mania () The General Crisis () * Arguably the largest worldwide crisis in history.

      What was the general response of the European population to the famine that arose in Europe between How did the economic crisis of the early seventeenth century affect the status of the peasantry in northern Europe? APEuro - Ch. 15 Book Quiz 25 terms. crossi AP Euro Ch. 15 71 terms. theguster5. Hamlet Act III 30 terms. The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social change.. In his longest essay, "The European Witch-craze of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries," Trevor-Roper points out that "in England the most active phase of witch-hunting coincided with times of Puritan pressure--the reign of Queen /5(5).


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As the Seventeenth Century includes the Thirty Years War and the English Revelution this sounds like an plaudible theory. Some modern historians theorize that the poor weather was the cause of this general Crisis. Taking this train of logic to its natural conclusion, the book includes a number of essays on whether there was a General Crisis in the entire world or not/5(3).

One of the most fierce and wide-ranging debates in historical circles during the last twenty years has concerned the theory that throughout Europe, the seventeenth century was a period of crisis so pervasive, significant and intense that it could be labelled a 'General Crisis'.Pages: The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social change/5.

The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social : The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social change.

“One of the books I found most informative and most perversely enjoyable this year is Geoffrey Parker’s Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century. It deserves, and rewards, careful reading.”—Jane Smiley, Harper’sCited by: The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social change.

As Trevor-Roper explains in his preface, "the crisis in government, society, and ideas which occurred, both in Europe and in England, between the Reformation and the middle of the seventeenth century" constituted the crucible for what. THE GENERAL CRISIS DEBATE Lively debate has surrounded the seventeenth-century crisis since the s.

One current has argued that the crisis was economic in origin. A second has focused on politics, particularly the mid-century revolts and rebellions. A third current has adopted a sceptical stance towards the very concept of a general Size: KB.

The General Crisis of the Seventeenth Century Geoffrey Parker, Lesley M. Smith Limited preview - About the author () Geoffrey Parker is the author or editor of more than twenty-five books. The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social change.

As Trevor-Roper explains in his preface, "the crisis in government, society, and ideas which occurred, both in Europe and in England, between the Reformation and the middle of the seventeenth century" constituted the crucible for what "went /5(6).

THE MID-SEVENTEENTH CENTURY SAW MORE CASES of simultaneous state breakdown around the globe than any previous or subsequent age: something historians have called "The General Crisis." In the s, Ming China, the most populous state in. Harper and Row, under the present title, The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century.

The book enjoyed a modest success. A second edition, pub-lished in London inwas reprinted in and and it has been translated, in whole or in part, into German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Japanese. Individual essays from it have ap. Buy The General Crisis of the Seventeenth Century 2 by Parker, Geoffrey, Smith, Lesley M.

(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(2). Start studying Chapter 15 Book Quiz #2. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

What was the general response of the European population to the famine that arose in Europe between How did the economic crisis of the early seventeenth century affect the status of the peasantry in northern Europe. Revolutions, droughts, famines, invasions, wars, regicides, government collapses - the calamities of the mid-seventeenth century were unprecedented in both frequency and extent.

The effects of what historians call the "General Crisis" extended from England to Japan, from the Russian Empire to sub-Saharan Africa/5(79). An accessible synthesis of the prescient best seller exploring seventeenth-century catastrophe and the impact of climate change First published inGeoffrey Parker’s prize-winning best seller Global Crisis analyzes the unprecedented calamities—revolutions, droughts, famines, invasions, wars, and regicides—that befell the mid-seventeenth-century world and wiped out.

A wide-ranging debate in historical circles since has concerned the theory that, throughout Europe the 17th century was a period of crisis so pervasive, significant and intense that it could be labelled a "General Crisis".

This volume takes the debate on to the perspectives of /5(2). The reality of the ‘military revolution’ is taken for granted in Europe in Crisis, and so is that of the ‘general crisis’ of the seventeenth century. Indeed, the very title of the book reflects Professor Parker’s conviction that the history of this period is qualitatively different from that which preceded or followed it.

Eric J. Hobsbawm's essay (printed in two parts inas "The General Crisis of the European Economy in the Seventeenth Century" and "The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century, II") addressed the then heated debate on the transition to capitalism. The period of crisis that happened in Europe in the seventeenth century was one of the toughest in history.

After the process of expansion and growth experienced during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, Europe found itself in a deep crisis that lasted nearly a century. "Global Crisis is a magnum opus that will remain a touchstone in three areas for at least a generation: the history of the entire globe, the role of climate in history, and the identification of a major historical crisis in the seventeenth century.Revolutions, droughts, famines, invasions, wars, regicides, government collapses-the calamities of the mid-seventeenth century were unprecedented in both frequency and extent.

The effects of what historians call the "General Crisis" extended from England to Japan, from the Russian Empire to sub-Saharan Africa/5.What was the general response of the European population to the famine that arose in Europe between How did the economic crisis of the early seventeenth century affect the status of the peasantry in northern Europe?

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