“The Capable Man”—The Philanthropic Man—in 19th Century France
Philanthropy and the State in France

“The Capable Man”—The Philanthropic Man—in 19th Century France

Editors’ Note: Continuing HistPhil’s forum on Philanthropy and the State in France, Nagisa Mitsushima discusses philanthropy and electoral democracy during the first half of the 19th century in France. In dialogue with French studies on philanthropy, Mitsushima’s historical research “proposes to transform the view that we usually take on philanthropy, by shifting our analysis of … Continue reading