Régir une frontière armée : la Sicile au début du XVIIe siècle

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[automatically translated] Recent trends of historiography on the Functioning of the Habsburg monarchy emphasized the complexity of interactions between the center and peripheries. The gradual abandonment of a purposive analysis of the formation of modern states (point Tourning, in the words of John Elliott) helped to understand in a new way the binomial center-periphery, either in terms of a systematic opposition but in terms of complementarity and a permanent dialogue, conflict or not. These new historiographical approaches thus promote today a reinterpretation of the doctrine of "military revolution", which was technological, tactical and financial innovations of modern warfare,
Original languageFrench
Title of host publicationLa Méditerranée au prisme des rivages. Menaces, protections, aménagements en Méditerranée occidentale (XVI-XXI siècles)
Number of pages15
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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