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This examine makes an immense contribution to our realizing of 1 of crucial and enduring strands of contemporary political proposal. Annelien de Dijn argues that Montesquieu's aristocratic liberalism - his conviction that the protection of freedom in a monarchy required the life of an aristocratic 'corps intermédiaire' - had a persisted influence on post-revolutionary France.
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