Primitive Rebels: Studies in Archaic Forms of Social Movement in the 19th and 20th Centuries

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Manchester University Press, 1971 - Dissenters - 211 pages
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Good book to be taken as an intro to the topics described by Hobsbawm. Read full review

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Interesting studies of 'primitive' social movements, which in Hobsbawm's terms means pre-'rational' and, practically speaking, pre-contemporary socialist movements. What makes this book special in his ... Read full review

Contents

The Soc1al Band1t
13
Maf1a 30
57
MlLLENARIANISM IL The AnDALUSIAN ANARCHISTS
74
The SICILIAN FASCI AND PEASANT Commun1sm
93
The C1ty Mob
108
The Labour Sects
126
R1tual 1n Soc1al Movements
150
In The1r Own Vo1ces
175
Note on Further Read1ng
194
Geograph1cal Index
195
Index of Names
201
Subject Index
205
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