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Read & Download Bandits AUTHOR Eric J. Hobsbawm Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Bandits is a study of the social bandit or bandit rebel robbers and outlaws who are not regarded by public opinion as simple criminals but rather as champions of social justice as avengers or as primitive resistance fighters Wheth. The sharpest historical mind of the last century turns his eye on pre Marxian revolutionaries bandits mafias anarchist peasants and the like from 1789 1900 and what emerges is a very colorful portrait of people usually rural in origin although Hobsbawm does spend a chapter on the urban mob who are usually not talked about in broad ranging histories on unrest and revolution we see Italian peasants turn to the Mafia Spanish peasants embrace Bakunian anarchism English workers embrace various religious ideologies and rural peoplesfrom across Europe look to Robin Hood type figures to help deal with the troubles of modern industrial society A compelling read

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Read & Download Bandits AUTHOR Eric J. Hobsbawm Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Er Balkan haiduks Indian dacoits or Brazilian congaceiros their spectacular exploits have been celebrated and preserved in story and myth Some are known only to their own countrymen; others like Robin Hood Rob Roy and Jesse James. This is a concise survey of the social phenomenon of banditry and why it is different than plain criminality as well as political revolutionaries although it obviously shares significant features of both As always Hobsbawm s Marxist analysis obscures the religious ethnic and racial underpinnings of banditry and although written in 1968 overlooks the role of any women at all in the peasantry Useful for my reading in this case for being an archetype into which terrorist groups conveniently plug themselves in an expropriate stuff for the cause

  • Paperback
  • 240
  • Bandits AUTHOR Eric J. Hobsbawm
  • Eric J. Hobsbawm
  • English
  • 06 September 2018
  • 9780349113029