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The Dream of AbsolutismLouis XIV and the Logic of Modernity$
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Hall Bjørnstad

Print publication date: 2021

Print ISBN-13: 9780226803661

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: May 2022

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226803975.001.0001

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Conclusion

Conclusion

Seven Theses on the Dream of Absolutism

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(p.205) Conclusion
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The Dream of Absolutism
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Hall Bjørnstad

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University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226803975.003.0005

This brief conclusion advances the exploration at the conceptual core of the project, informed by the analyses in the preceding chapters, by articulating seven theses on the dream of absolutism. What happens to the dream of absolutism after absolutism? As the seventh thesis has it, it remains latent in our collective political imaginary and can still be dreamt today.

Keywords:   absolutism, demystification, propaganda, ostentation, dream, political aesthetics

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