Breuilly, John

Professor John Breuilly  


Position held

Professor of Nationalism and Ethnicity


Experience keywords:

European history; German history; cultural history; global history; liberalism; modern history; modernity/modernisation; nationalism; urban history

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Professor Breuilly's expertise lies in modern German history and the comparative history of modern Europe. He is also involved in modern urban history, the history of socialism and liberalism, the history of bourgeois culture and the history and theory of nationalism and of modernisation.

Countries and regions to which research relates:



French [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]; German [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

Media experience:

Radio; TV

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 6153



Breuilly, John (2017) Modern empires and nation-states Thesis Eleven, 139 (1). 11-29. ISSN 0725-5136


Breuilly, John (2016) Benedict Anderson’s imagined communities: a symposium Nations and Nationalism, 22 (4). 625-659. ISSN 1354-5078


Breuilly, John (2015) The globalisation of nationalism and the law In: Tierney, Stephen, (ed.) Nationalism and Globalisation. Hart Publishing, Oxford, 19-34. ISBN 9781849466745

Breuilly, John (2015) Eric Hobsbawm: nationalism and revolution Nations and Nationalism, 21 (4). 630-657. ISSN 1354-5078

Breuilly, John (2015) Nations and nation-states in history In: Wright, James D., (ed.) International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences. Elsevier, Oxford, 297-303. ISBN 9780080970868


Breuilly, John, ed (2013) The Oxford handbook of the history of nationalism Oxford handbooks in history. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780199209194

Breuilly, John (2013) Introduction: concepts, approaches, theories In: Breuilly, John, (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the History of Nationalism. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 1-21. ISBN 9780199209194

Breuilly, John (2013) Nationalism and national unification in 19th century Europe In: Breuilly, John, (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the History of Nationalism. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 149-175. ISBN 9780199209194


Breuilly, John (2012) What does it mean to say that nationalism is 'popular'? In: Ginderachter, Maarten Van and Beyen, Marnix, (eds.) Nationhood From Below Continental Europe in the Long Nineteenth Century. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, 23-43. ISBN 9780230272477

Breuilly, John (2012) Introduction: Weber’s concept of charismatic domination’ In: Ibrahim, Vivian and Wunsch, Margit, (eds.) Political Leadership, Nations and Charisma. Routledge research in political communication. Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, London, UK, 1-22. ISBN 9780415671514


Breuilly, John (2011) Nationalism as global history In: Halikiopoulou, Daphne and Vasilopoulou, Sofia, (eds.) Nationalism and Globalisation: Conflicting or Complementary?. Routledge, London, UK; New York, USA. ISBN 9780415581974

Breuilly, John (2011) On the principle of nationality In: Stedman Jones, Gareth and Claeys, Gregory, (eds.) The Cambridge History of Nineteenth-Century Political Thought. The Cambridge history of political thought (5). Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9780521430562

Breuilly, John and Hechter, Michael and Sasse, Gwendolyn and Hale, Henry E. (2011) Sixth nations and nationalism debate: Henry E. Hale's the foundations of ethnic politics: separatism of states and nations in Eurasia and the world Nations and Nationalism, 17 (4). 681-711. ISSN 1354-5078

Breuilly, John (2011) Concluding remarks and observations In: Whyte, William and Zimmer, Oliver, (eds.) Nationalism and the Reshaping of Urban Communities in Europe, 1848-1914. Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK, 289-301. ISBN 9780230246287

Breuilly, John (2011) Max Weber, charisma and nationalist leadership Nations and Nationalism, 17 (3). 477-499. ISSN 1354-5078

Breuilly, John (2011) Nationalism In: Dowding, Keith, (ed.) Encyclopedia of Power. Sage Publications, London, UK. ISBN 9781412927482


Breuilly, John (2010) Wehler’s Deutsche Gesellschaftsgeschichte project Neue Politische Literatur, 55 (2). 197-212. ISSN 0028-3320

Breuilly, John (2010) Nationalism In: Baylis, John and Smith, Steve and Owens, Patricia, (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics: an Introduction to International Relations. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 398-413. ISBN 9780199569090


Breuilly, John (2009) Nationalismustheorien und kritische deutsche Gesellschaftsgeschichte In: Müller, Sven Oliver and Torp, Cornelius, (eds.) Das Deutsche Kaiserreich in Der Kontroverse. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht. ISBN 9783525367520

Breuilly, John (2009) Book review: nations, states, and violence International History Review, 31 (3). 706-708. ISSN 0707-5332

Breuilly, John (2009) Risorgimento nationalism in the light of general debates about nationalism Nations and Nationalism, 15 (3). 439-445. ISSN 1354-5078


Breuilly, John (2008) The historical conditions for multiculturalism In: Eade, John and Barrett, Martyn and Flood, Chris and Race, Richard, (eds.) Advancing Multiculturalism Post 7/7. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, UK, 7-28. ISBN 9781847184191

Breuilly, John (2008) What's a history handbook for?: the Gebhardt German History Series and the Nineteenth Century German History, 26 (2). 314-317. ISSN 0266-3554

Breuilly, John (2008) The response to Napoleon and German nationalism In: Forrest, Alan and Wilson, Peter H., (eds.) The Bee and the Eagle: Napoleonic France and the End of the Holy Roman Empire. War, culture and society, 1750-1850. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, 256-283. ISBN 9780230008939


Breuilly, John (2007) Nationalism, power and modernity in nineteenth-century Germany German Historical Institute Annual lecture, German Historical Institute, London, UK.

Breuilly, John (2007) Nationalism In: Baylis, John and Smith, Steve and Owens, Patricia, (eds.) The Globalization of World Politics. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 402-417. ISBN 9780199297771

Breuilly, John (2007) Nationalism and historians: some reflections. The formations on nationalist historiographical discourse In: Norton, Claire, (ed.) Nationalism, Historiography and the (Re)Construction of the Past. New Academia Publishing, Washington DC, 1-28. ISBN 9780978771317


Breuilly, John (2006) Introduction: nations and nationalism In: Gellner, Ernest, (ed.) Nations and Nationalism. Blackwell, Oxford, UK, xiii-Iiii. ISBN 1405134429

Breuilly, John and Doyle, Don H and Grant, Susan-Mary (2006) Entrevista Tensões Mundiais – Revista de Observatorio Das Nacionalidades, 2 (1). 12-79. ISSN 1983-5744

Breuilly, John (2006) The German bourgeoisie from radicalism to nationalism German History, 14 (2). 223-231. ISSN 0266-3554

Breuilly, John and Cesarani, David and Malesevic, Sinisa and Neuberger, Benyamin and Mann, Michael (2006) Debate on Michael Mann's 'The dark side of democracy: explaining ethnic cleansing and nationalism' Nations and Nationalism, 12 (3). 389-411. ISSN 1354-5078


Breuilly, John (2005) Nationalism and the state In: Spencer, Philip and Wollman, Howard, (eds.) Nations and Nationalism: a Reader. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, UK, 61-73. ISBN 9780813536255

Breuilly, John (2005) Modernisation as social evolution: the German case Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, 15. 117-147. ISSN 0080-4401

Breuilly, John (2005) Changes in the political uses of the nation: continuity or discontinuity In: Scales, Len and Zimmer, Oliver, (eds.) Power and the Nation in European History. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 67-101. ISBN 9780521608305

Breuilly, John (2005) Nationalism and the first unification In: Breuilly, John and Speirs, Ronald, (eds.) Germany's Two Unifications: Anticipations, Experiences, Responses. New perspectives in German studies. Palgrave Macmillan, New York, USA, 101-121. ISBN 1403946531

Breuilly, John (2005) Conclusion: Germany's two unifications: anticipations, experiences, responses In: Breuilly, John and Speirs, Ronald, (eds.) Germany's Two Unifications: Anticipations, Experiences, Responses. New perspectives in German studies. Palgrave Macmillan, New York, USA, 307-316. ISBN 1403946531


Breuilly, John (2004) La formazione dello stato nazionale tedesco (1800-1871) Il Mulino, Bologna, Italy. ISBN 8815096779

Speirs, Ronald and Breuilly, John, eds (2004) Germany's two unifications : anticipations, experiences, responses New perspectives in German studies. Palgrave, London, UK. ISBN 1403946531

Breuilly, John and Speirs, Ronald (2004) The concept of unification In: Breuilly, John and Speirs, Ronald, (eds.) Germany's Two Unifications. MacMillan, Basingstoke, 1-24. ISBN 1403946531

Breuilly, John (2004) 1848: connected or comparable revolutions? In: Körner, Axel, (ed.) 1848: a European Revolution? International Ideas and National Memories of 1848. Palgrave Macmillan, London, 31-49. ISBN 1403920346

Breuilly, John (2004) Personal reflections on Ian Kershaw In: McElligott, Anthony and Kirk, Tim, (eds.) Working Towards the Fuhrer: Essays in Honour of Sir Ian Kershaw. MacMillan, London, 260-264. ISBN 9780719067327

Breuilly, John (2004) Obituary: Wolfgang Mommsen 1930-2004 German History, 22 (4). 595-599. ISSN 0266-3554


Breuilly, John (2003) Was Prussian victory over Austria in 1866 inevitable? New Perspective for Modern History Students, 9 (1). 6-10. ISSN 1352-6359

Breuilly, John (2003) Urbanization and social transformation, 1800-1914 In: Ogilvie, Sheilagh and Overy, Richard, (eds.) Germany: a New Social and Economic History. Hodder Arnold, London, UK, 192-226. ISBN 9780340652145

Breuilly, John (2003) Dating the nation: how old is an old nation? In: Ichijo, Atsuko and Uzelac, Gordana, (eds.) When Is the Nation? Towards an Understanding of Theories of Nationalism. Routledge, 15-39. ISBN 9780415354936

Breuilly, John (2003) Napoleonic Germany and state-formation In: Rowe, Michael, (ed.) Collaboration and Resistance in Napoleonic Europe: State Formation in an Age of Upheaval, C.1800-1815. Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK, 121-152. ISBN 9780333984543


Breuilly, John (2002) Austria, Prussia and Germany 1806-1871 Pearson Education Limited, Essex, UK. ISBN 9780582437395

Breuilly, John (2002) Nationalismus als kulterelle Konstruktion: Einige Überlegungen In: Echternkamp, Jörg and Müller, Sven Oliver, (eds.) Die Politik Der Nation: Deutscher Nationalismus in Krieg und Krisen 1760-1960. Oldenbourg, München, Deutschland, 247-269. ISBN 3486566520

Breuilly, John (2002) Nationalismus als kulturelle Konstruktion: Einige Überlegungen In: Echternkamp, J. and Müller, S. O., (eds.) Die Politik Der Nation. Deutscher Nationalismus in Krieg und Krisen 1760-1960. Beiträge zur Militärgeschichte (56). R. Oldenbourg Verlag, Munich, Germany, 247-269. ISBN 9783486566529

Breuilly, John (2002) Historians and the nation In: Burke, Peter, (ed.) History and Historians in the Twentieth Century. British Academy centenary monograph. Oxford University Press for the British Academy, Oxford, 55-87. ISBN 9780197262689


Breuilly, John (2001) The state and nationalism In: Guibernau, Montserrat and Hutchinson, John, (eds.) Understanding Nationalism. Polity Press, Oxford, 32-52. ISBN 9780745624020

Breuilly, John (2001) Nations and nation states in history In: Baltes, Paul B. and Smelser, Neil J., (eds.) International Encyclopaedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 10369-10376. ISBN 9780080430768

Breuilly, John and Prothero, Iorwerth (2001) The revolution as urban event: Hamburg and Lyon during the revolutions of 1848-49 In: Dowe, Dieter, (ed.) Europe in 1848: Revolution and Reform. Berghahn Books, Oxford, 371-400. ISBN 9781571811646

Breuilly, John (2001) Über das Schreiben einer vergleichenden Geschichte der Staatsbürgerschaft im modernen Europa In: Conrad, Christoph and Kocka, Jürgen, (eds.) Staatsbürgerschaft in Europa: Historische Erfahrungen und Aktuelle Debatten. Edition Körber-Stiftung, Hamburg, Deutschland, 29-47. ISBN 9783896840189

Breuilly, John, ed (2001) 19th century Germany: politics, culture and society 1780-1918 Hodder Arnold, London. ISBN 9780340762356


Breuilly, John (2000) Citizenship as nationality: a passing phase? Proceedings of the Lunar Society, 16. 13-25.

Breuilly, John (2000) Nationalism and the history of ideas In: Proceedings of the British Academy. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 187-223. ISBN 0197262309

Breuilly, John (2000) The revolutions of 1848 In: Parker, David, (ed.) Revolutions and the Revolutionary Tradition in the West 1560-1991. Routledge, London, 109-131. ISBN 9780415172943

Breuilly, John (2000) "Wo bleibt die Handlung?" Die Rolle von Ereignissen in der Gesellschaftsgeschichte In: Nolte, Paul and Hettling, Manfred and Kuhlemann, Frank-Michael and Schmuhl, Hans-Walter, (eds.) Perspektiven Der Gesellschaftsgeschichte. Verlag C. H. Beck, Munich, Germany, 36-42. ISBN 9783406461668


Breuilly, John (1999) Nationalismus und moderner staat: Deutschland und Europa SH-Verlag, Koln. ISBN 9783894980603

Breuilly, John (1999) Nationalism and the history of ideas British Academy Review, 1. 15-15. ISSN 2047-1866

Breuilly, John (1999) Foreword: Liberalism in Germany In: Langewiesche, Dieter, (ed.) Liberalism in Germany. Princeton University Press, London, UK, ix-xii. ISBN 9780691010311

Breuilly, John (1999) Nationalism and modernity In: Muller, Johannes and Strath, Bo, (eds.) Nationalism and Modernity. EUI HEC working papers (99/1). European University Institute, San Domenico, Italy, 39-65.

Breuilly, John (1999) The contexts of nineteenth-century English and Prussian conservatism: a comment on Edgar Feuchtwanger In: Brenner, Michael and Liedtke, Rainer and Rechter, David and Mosse, Werner E., (eds.) Two Nations: British and German Jews in Comparative Perspective. Schriftenreihe wissenschaftlicher Abhandlungen des Leo Baeck Instituts (60). Morh Siebeck and Leo Baeck Institute, Berlin, Germany, 241-245. ISBN 9783161471063


Breuilly, John (1998) Die voraussetzungen erfolgreicher nationalbewegungen Comparativ, 1. 16-46. ISSN 0940-3566

Breuilly, John (1998) Auf dem Weg zur Deutschen Gesellschaft? Geschichte und Gesellschaft, 24 (1). 136-168. ISSN 0340-613X

Breuilly, John (1998) The German national question and 1848 History Today, 48 (5). 13-20. ISSN 0018-2753

Breuilly, John (1998) Nationalbewegung und revolution In: Dipper, Christof and Speck, Ulrich, (eds.) 1848. Revolution in Deutschland. Insel Verlag, Frankfurt, Germany, 314-337. ISBN 9783458168942

Breuilly, John (1998) Foreword In: Siemann, Wolfram, (ed.) The German Revolution of 1848-49. Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK, 11-15. ISBN 9780312216955

Breuilly, John (1998) Sovereignty, citizenship and nationality: reflections on the case of Germany In: Anderson, Malcolm and Bort, Eberhard, (eds.) The Frontiers of Europe. Routledge, London, UK, 36-67. ISBN 9781855674868

Breuilly, John (1998) German national identity In: Kolinksy, Eva and van der Will, Wilfried, (eds.) The Cambridge Companion to Modern German Culture. Cambridge companions to culture. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 44-66. ISBN 9780521568708

Breuilly, John (1998) Middle class politics and its representations In: Lauster, Martina and Oesterle, Gunter, (eds.) Vormärzliteratur in Europäischer Perspektive Ii. Politische Revolution-Industrielle Revolution-Asthetusche Revolution. Aisthesis Verlag, Bielfeld, Germany, 143-166. ISBN 9783895281716

Breuilly, John and Prothero, Iorwerth (1998) Die revolution alt stadtisches ereignis. Hamburg und Lyon in der revolution von 1848 In: Dowe, Dieter and Haupt, Heinz-Gerhard and Langewiesche, Dieter, (eds.) Europa 1848. Revolution und Reform. J.H.W. Dietz Nachf, Bonn, Germany, 493-533. ISBN 9783801240868

Breuilly, John (1998) Ein stück Englands? a contrast between the free-trade movements in Hamburg and Manchester In: Marrison, Andrew, (ed.) Free Trade and Its Reception 1815-1960: Freedom and Trade. Routledge explorations in economic history, vol. 1 (8). Routledge, London, UK, 105-126. ISBN 9780415155274

Breuilly, John (1998) 1848—Aufbruch der Freiheit ‘Eine Ausstellung des Deutschen Historischen Museums und der Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt zum 150jährigen Jubiläum der Revolution von 1848/1849’, 18 May to 18 September 1998 in the Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt German History, 16 (3). 412-416. ISSN 0266-3554


Fulbrook, Mary and Breuilly, John, eds (1997) German history since 1800 Hodder Arnold, London, UK. ISBN 9780340692004

Breuilly, John (1997) Revolution to unification In: Fulbrook, Mary and Breuilly, John, (eds.) German History Since 1800. Edward Arnold, London, UK, 124-141. ISBN 9780340692004

Breuilly, John (1997) The national idea in modern German history In: Verheijen, Barend and Boterman, F. W., (eds.) Van Bonn Naar Berlijn. Duitsland Institut, Amsterdam, 47-70. ISBN 9789080353145

Breuilly, John (1997) The national idea in modern German history In: Fulbrook, Mary and Breuilly, John, (eds.) German History Since 1800. Edward Arnold, London, UK, 556-584. ISBN 9780340692004

Breuilly, John (1997) Variations in liberalism: Britain and Europe in the mid-nineteenth century Diplomacy and Statecraft, 8 (3). 91-123. ISSN 0959-2296


Breuilly, John (1996) The formation of the first German nation-state Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK. ISBN 9780333527184

Breuilly, John (1996) The first German unification Modern History Review, 7 (3). 9-12. ISSN 0956-0726

Breuilly, John (1996) Approaches to nationalism In: Balakrishnan, Gopal, (ed.) Mapping the Nation. Mappings series. Verso, London, UK, 146-174. ISBN 9781859840603

Breuilly, John (1996) Modern German history and British historians German Studies Library Group Newsletter, 21. 11-29. ISSN 0951-2616

Breuilly, John (1996) Bourgeois pursuits International Review of Social History, 41 (1). 83-91. ISSN 0020-8590

Breuilly, John (1996) Civil society and the public sphere in Hamburg, Lyon and Manchester 1815-1850 In: Koopmann, H. and Lauster, M., (eds.) Vormarzliteratur in Europaischer Perspective I: Offentlichkeit und National Identitat. Aisthesis Verlag, Bielefeld, Germany, 15-40.

Breuilly, John (1996) Commentary on Bernd Weisbrod: German unification and the national paradigm German History, 14 (2). 204-207. ISSN 0266-3554


Breuilly, John (1995) Il nazionalismo e lo stato Il Mulino, Bologna, Italy. ISBN 9788815048820

Breuilly, John (1995) Reflections on nationalism In: Woolf, Stuart, (ed.) Nationalism in Europe: From 1815 to the Present. Routledge, London, UK, 137-154. ISBN 9780415125635

Breuilly, John (1995) Telling it as it was?: Thomas Nipperdey's history of Nineteenth-century Germany History, 80 (258). 59-70. ISSN 0018-2648

Breuilly, John and Niedhart, Gottfried and Taylor, Antony, eds (1995) The era of the reform league: English labour and radical politics 1857-1872. Documents selected by Gustav Meyer Mannheimer historische Forschungen, 8. Palatium Verlag im J & J. Verlag, Mannheim Germany. ISBN 9783920671208


Breuilly, John (1994) Avoiding postmodernism Teaching History, 75. 29-30. ISSN 0040-0610

Breuilly, John (1994) Labour and liberalism in nineteenth-century Europe: essays in comparative history Manchester University Press, Manchester, UK. ISBN 9780719044274

Breuilly, John (1994) Von den unterschichten zur arbeiterklasse: Deutschland 1800-1875 Geschichte und Gesellschaft, 20 (2). 251-273. ISSN 0340-613X

Breuilly, John (1994) Approaches to nationalism In: Formen des Nationalen Bewusstseins Im Lichte ZeitgenöSsischer Nationalismustheorien: Vorträge Der Tagung des Collegium Carolinum. Bad Wiesseer Tagungen des Collegium Carolinum, 20. R. Oldenbourg, München, Deutschland, 15-38. ISBN 3486560220

Breuilly, John (1994) Culture, doctrine, politics: three ways of constructing nationalism In: Beramendi, Justo G. and Máiz, Ramón and Núñez, Xosé M., (eds.) Nationalism in europe Past and Present: Actas Do Congreso Internacional Os Nacionalismos en europa Pasado e Presente: Santiago D. Cursos y Congresos da Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, I. Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 127-134. ISBN 8481211958


Breuilly, John (1993) Nationalism and the state 2nd, Manchester University Press, Manchester, UK. ISBN 9780719038006

Breuilly, John (1993) Nationalism and the state In: Michener, Roger, (ed.) Nationality, Patriotism, and Nationalism in Liberal Democratic Societies. Professors World Peace Academy, St. Paul, USA, 19-48. ISBN 9780943852669

Breuilly, John (1993) Sovereignty and boundaries: modern state formation and national identity in Germany In: Fulbrook, Mary, (ed.) National Histories and European History. UCL Press, London, UK, 94-140. ISBN 9781857280753


Breuilly, John, ed (1992) The state of Germany: the national idea in the making, unmaking and remaking of a nation-state Longman, London, UK. ISBN 0582078644

Breuilly, John (1992) Liberalism and the German bourgeoisie: Germany in comparative perspective Archiv fur Sozialgeschichte, 32. 384-404. ISSN 0066-6505

Breuilly, John (1992) Review article: Liberalism and modernisation in Wilhelmine Germany European History Quarterly, 22 (3). 431-438. ISSN 0265-6914

Breuilly, John (1992) State-building, modernization and liberalism from the late eighteenth century to unification: German peculiarities European History Quarterly, 22 (2). 257-284. ISSN 0265-6914

Breuilly, John (1992) Hamburg: the German city of laissez-faire Historical Journal, 35 (3). 701-712. ISSN 0018-246X


Breuilly, John (1991) Wehler's gesellschaftsgeschichte German History, 9 (2). 211-230. ISSN 0266-3554

Breuilly, John (1991) Book review: Lothar Gall, 'Bürgertum in Deutschland' Social History, 16 (2). 257-260. ISSN 0307-1022


Breuilly, John (1990) Nacionalismo y estado Ediciones Pomares-Corredor, Barcelona, Spain. ISBN 9788487682018

Breuilly, John (1990) Nation and nationalism in modern German history Historical Journal, 33 (3). 659-675. ISSN 0018-246X

Breuilly, John (1990) The nation-state and violence: a critique of Giddens In: Clark, Jon and Modgil, Celia and Modgil, Sohan, (eds.) Anthony Giddens: Consensus and Controversy. Falmer Press, London, UK, 271-293. ISBN 1850005486

Breuilly, John (1990) The subjective world of the German worker Labour History Review, 55 (3). 40-44. ISSN 0961-5652


Breuilly, John (1989) Weitlung und die deutschen Handwerker In: Knatz, Lothar and Marsiske, Hans-Arthur, (eds.) Wilhelm Weitling, Ein Deutscher Arbeiterkommunist. Ergebnisse, Hamburg, Germany, 135-156. ISBN 9783925622595

Breuilly, John (1989) The making of the European working class In: Konrad, Helmut, (ed.) Probleme Der Herausbildung und Politischen Formierung Der Arbeiterklasse. Europaverlag, Vienna, 1-19. ISBN 9783203510507

Breuilly, John (1989) Liberalismus und Arbeitschaft in Hamburg und Manchester in der Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts In: Herzig, Arno and Trautmann, Günter, (eds.) Der Kühnen Bahn Nur Folgen Wir: Ursprünge, Erfolge und Grenzen Der Arbeiterbewegung in Deutschland. Reidar, Hamburg, Deutschland, 29-72. ISBN 3924848130


Breuilly, John (1988) What is social history? In: Gardiner, Juliet, (ed.) What Is History Today?. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK, 48-51. ISBN 9780333422267

Breuilly, John (1988) Eduard Bernstein und Max Weber In: Mommsen, Wolfgang J. and Schwentker, Wolfgang, (eds.) Max Weber und Seine Zeitgenossen. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, Göttingen, Deutschland, 476-489. ISBN 3525363060

Breuilly, John (1988) Book review: Jürgen Kocka (ed.) Bürger und Bürgerlichkeit im 19. Jahrhundert Bulletin of the German Historical Institute, X (3). 20-25. ISSN 0269-8552

Breuilly, John and Stachow, Helga (1988) Zustande und prozesse - ein projekt zur sozialgeschichte Hamburgs im 19. jahrhundert In: Hamburger Zustände: Jahrbuch Zur Geschichte Der Region Hamburg. Junius-Verlag, Hamburg, Germany, 246-256. ISBN 9783885061625


Breuilly, John (1987) The making of the German working class Archiv fur Sozialgeschichte, 27. 534-552. ISSN 0066-6505

Breuilly, John (1987) The beginnings of German social democracy, 1835-1875 In: Fletcher, Roger, (ed.) Bernstein to Brandt: a Short History of German Social Democracy. Edward Arnold Publishers, London, UK, 5-11. ISBN 0713164808

Breuilly, John (1987) Artisans and the early labour movement In: Pirker, Theo and Müller, Hans-Peter and Winkelmann, Rainer, (eds.) Technik und Industrielle Revolution: Vom Ende Eines Sozialwissenschaftlichen Paradigmas. Westdeutscher, Opladen, Deutschland, 217-225. ISBN 3531119133

Breuilly, John (1987) Eduard Bernstein and Max Weber In: Mommsen, Wolfgang J. and Osterhammel, Jürgen, (eds.) Max Weber and His Contemporaries. Allen & Unwin, London, UK, 345-354. ISBN 9780043012628

Breuilly, John (1987) German liberalism European History Quarterly, 17 (1). 95-99. ISSN 0265-6914


Breuilly, John (1986) Civil society and the labour movement, class relations and the law In: Kocka, Jürgen, (ed.) Arbeiter und Bürger Im 19. Jahrhundert: Varianten Ihres Verhältnisses im Europäischen Vergleich. R. Oldenbourg, München, Deutschland, 297-318. ISBN 3486528718

Breuilly, John (1986) Book review: Kleine Geschichte der SPD: Darstellung und Dokumentation 1848-1983 Bulletin of the Society for the Study of Labour History, 51 (1). 56-59. ISSN 0049-1179


Breuilly, John (1985) Reflections on nationalism Philosophy of the Social Sciences, 15 (1). 65-75. ISSN 1552-7441

Breuilly, John (1985) Liberalism or social democracy: a comparison of British and German labour politics European History Quarterly, 15 (1). 3-42. ISSN 0265-6914

Samuel, Raphael and Hopkins, Keith and Breuilly, John and Youings, Joyce and Cannadine, David and Harrison, Royden and Clark, J C D (1985) What is social history? History Today, 35 (3). 34-44. ISSN 0018-2753

Breuilly, John (1985) Artisan economy, artisan politics, artisan ideology: the artisan contribution to the 19th century European labour movement In: Emsley, Clive and Walvin, James, (eds.) Artisans, Peasants, and Proletarians, 1760-1860: Essays Presented to Gwyn A. Williams / Edited by Clive Emsley and James Walvin. Croom Helm, London, UK, 187-225. ISBN 0709936354


Breuilly, John (1984) Book review: Thomas Nipperdey, Deutsche geschichte 1800-1866: burgerwelt und starker staat Bulletin of the German Historical Institute, 16. 23-34. ISSN 0269-8552

Breuilly, John and Sachse, Wieland (1984) Joachim Friedrich Martens (1806-1877) und die Deutsche arbeiterbewegung Göttinger Beiträge zur Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte, 8. Verlag Otto Schwartz & Co, Göttingen, Germany. ISBN 9783509013504

Breuilly, John (1984) The labour aristocracy in Britain and Germany: a comparison Bulletin of the Society for the Study of Labour History, 48. 58-71. ISSN 0049-1179

Breuilly, John (1984) Handwerker and protest: Germany c. 1780-1865 German History, 1 (1). 64-66. ISSN 0266-3554

Breuilly, John (1984) Book review: Klaus Tenfelde und Heinrich Volkmann (Hrsg.), Streik. Zur Geschichte des Arbeitskampfes in Deutschland während der Industrialisierung, München 1981; Lotha Machtan, Streiks im frühen deutschen Kaiserreich, Frankfurt/M. und New York 1983 Internationale Wissenschaftliche Korrespondenz Zur Geschichte Der Deutschen Arbeiterbewegung (Iwk), 20 (4). 614-618. ISSN 0046-8428

Breuilly, John (1984) Book review: protest und repression in Vormärz: Norddeutschland zwischen restauration und revolution Bulletin of the Society for the Study of Labour History, 49 (1). 81-83. ISSN 0049-1179


Breuilly, John (1982) Nationalism and the state Manchester University Press, Manchester, UK. ISBN 0719006929

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