chapter  17
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Interpreting large- scale revolts: some evidence from the War of the Communities of Castile

ByHipólito Rafael Oliva Herrer

My intention is to analyse some of the key aspects of the War of the Communities of Castile, which can be considered an example of a large-scale revolt. I shall concentrate particularly on questions relating to ideology, although I shall first briefly set it in context.1