Commoners by J.M. Neeson
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By J.M. Neeson


Common Right, Enclosure and Social Change in England, 1700-1820

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Commoners by J.M. Neeson

Book Awards

  • Winner of Whitfield Prize 1994.

Book Description

This is one of the most important and original contributions to English rural history to be published in the past generation. Winner of the Whitfield Prize of the Royal Historical Society in 1994, Commoners challenges the view that England had no peasantry or that it had disappeared before industrialization: rather it shows that common rights and petty landholding shaped social relations in English villages, and that their loss at enclosure sharpened social antagonisms and imprinted on popular culture a pervasive sense of loss.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521567749
ISBN-10: 0521567742
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 23mm)
Pages: 400
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 26-Jan-1996
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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