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Once of central importance to left historians and activists alike the concept of the bourgeois revolution has recently come in for sustained criticism from both marxists and conservatives. Neil davidsons substantial and erudite book is a concerted defence of the concept of bourgeois revolution1 it is composed on a heroic scale numerous theorists both historical and contemporary are laid out discussed and critiqued with unflagging intellectual energy the author implies. In this panoramic historical analysis neil davidson defends a renovated concept of bourgeois revolution davidson shows how our globalized societies of the present are the result of a contested turbulent history marked by often forceful revolutions directed against old social orders from the dutch revolt to the english and american civil . There are books which are of such kind that upon reading them one immediately knows one is dealing with a future classic such a book is neil davidsons how revolutionary were the bourgeois revolutions. Neil davidson teaches at the university of strathclyde in glasgow where he is the vice president of the local university and college union branch