[hist-analytic] Example of a historical process

Baynesr at comcast.net Baynesr at comcast.net
Mon Sep 13 18:27:28 EDT 2010

Someone has asked me to identify a "historical process." Fair question. One good example, I think, is Thermidor (in revolution); the tendency or sequence of events in which the more radical or revolutionary ideological elements of a successful revolution become subdued. 

As for processes, generally, I take them as more fundamental than events. I owe this, largely, to a conjecture by A. A. Robb. 


Steve Bayne 
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