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The Victorian studies reader, edited by Kelly Boyd and Rohan McWilliam

Label
The Victorian studies reader
Title
The Victorian studies reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kelly Boyd and Rohan McWilliam
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Victorian Studies Reader gathers together, in one volume, some of the key pieces on Victorian history, society and culture. The book draws on new trends in looking at the Victorian Age and includes sections on periodization, politics, consumerism, intellectual life, sexuality, and empire. The Victorian Studies Reader is a rich resource, essential for all those studying this important period of history"--Publisher description
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
DA550
LC item number
.V543 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boyd, Kelly
  • McWilliam, Rohan
Series statement
Routledge readers in history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Readers
  • Great Britain
  • Civilization
  • Readers
  • Social history
  • Great Britain
  • Cultuurgeschiedenis
  • Wereldbeeld
  • Victoriaanse tijd
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
  • Gesellschaft
  • Kultur
  • Großbritannien
  • Gesellschaft
  • Kultur
  • Großbritannien
Label
The Victorian studies reader, edited by Kelly Boyd and Rohan McWilliam
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Should we abandon the idea of the Victorian period?
  • Richard Price
  • pt. 2.
  • Economy
  • 2.
  • Can culture explain economic decline?
  • Martin Wiener
  • 3.
  • Gentlemanly capitalism
  • Preface
  • P.J. Cain
  • and
  • A.G. Hopkins
  • pt. 3.
  • Consumerism and material culture
  • 4.
  • Women and the department store
  • Erika Rappaport
  • 5.
  • Clothing the middle-class male
  • Acknowledgements
  • Christopher Breward
  • pt. 4.
  • Society and class
  • 6.
  • The fall of class
  • Patrick Joyce
  • 7.
  • Representing the Manchester Irish
  • Mary Poovey
  • Introduction: Rethinking the Victorians
  • Kelly Boyd
  • and
  • Rohan McWilliam
  • pt. 1.
  • Periodisation
  • Liberalism and government
  • Jonathan Parry
  • 10.
  • Radicalism, language and class
  • Gareth Stedman Jones
  • 11.
  • Gender and radicalism
  • Anna Clark
  • pt. 7.
  • Morality
  • pt. 5.
  • 12.
  • In defence of the Victorians
  • Gertrude Himmelfarb
  • pt. 8.
  • Intellectual history
  • 13.
  • Character and the Victorian mind
  • Stefan Collini
  • pt. 9.
  • Religion
  • Space
  • 14.
  • Religion, doctrine and public policy
  • Boyd Hilton
  • 15.
  • How religious was Victorian Britain?
  • Callum Brown
  • pt. 10.
  • Science
  • 16.
  • Evolution before Darwin
  • 8.
  • Adrian Desmond
  • 17.
  • Domesticating evolution
  • James A. Secord
  • 18.
  • Darwin's imagination
  • Gillian Beer
  • 19.
  • Science and popular culture
  • Alison Winter
  • Public spaces in the Victorian city
  • Simon Gunn
  • pt. 6.
  • Politics high and low
  • 9.
  • Men and domesticity
  • John Tosh
  • 22.
  • Working-class family strategies
  • Ellen Ross
  • pt. 12.
  • Sexuality
  • 23.
  • Working-class sexuality
  • Michael Mason
  • pt. 11.
  • 24.
  • The meaning of the prostitute
  • Lynda Nead
  • 25.
  • Jack the Ripper and the doctors
  • Judith Walkowitz
  • 26.
  • Homosexuality and late Victorian anxiety
  • Elaine Showalter
  • 27.
  • Gender and the family
  • Sexuality and the pub
  • Peter Bailey
  • pt. 13.
  • Monarchy
  • 28.
  • Restoring the popularity of the monarchy
  • John Plunkett
  • pt. 14.
  • Race, empire and national identity
  • 29.
  • 20.
  • Bringing the empire back in
  • Catherine Hall
  • Index
  • Separate spheres
  • Leonore Davidoff
  • and
  • Catherine Hall
  • 21.
Control code
71808031
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 439 pages
Isbn
9780415355780
Lccn
2006036108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)71808031
Label
The Victorian studies reader, edited by Kelly Boyd and Rohan McWilliam
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Should we abandon the idea of the Victorian period?
  • Richard Price
  • pt. 2.
  • Economy
  • 2.
  • Can culture explain economic decline?
  • Martin Wiener
  • 3.
  • Gentlemanly capitalism
  • Preface
  • P.J. Cain
  • and
  • A.G. Hopkins
  • pt. 3.
  • Consumerism and material culture
  • 4.
  • Women and the department store
  • Erika Rappaport
  • 5.
  • Clothing the middle-class male
  • Acknowledgements
  • Christopher Breward
  • pt. 4.
  • Society and class
  • 6.
  • The fall of class
  • Patrick Joyce
  • 7.
  • Representing the Manchester Irish
  • Mary Poovey
  • Introduction: Rethinking the Victorians
  • Kelly Boyd
  • and
  • Rohan McWilliam
  • pt. 1.
  • Periodisation
  • Liberalism and government
  • Jonathan Parry
  • 10.
  • Radicalism, language and class
  • Gareth Stedman Jones
  • 11.
  • Gender and radicalism
  • Anna Clark
  • pt. 7.
  • Morality
  • pt. 5.
  • 12.
  • In defence of the Victorians
  • Gertrude Himmelfarb
  • pt. 8.
  • Intellectual history
  • 13.
  • Character and the Victorian mind
  • Stefan Collini
  • pt. 9.
  • Religion
  • Space
  • 14.
  • Religion, doctrine and public policy
  • Boyd Hilton
  • 15.
  • How religious was Victorian Britain?
  • Callum Brown
  • pt. 10.
  • Science
  • 16.
  • Evolution before Darwin
  • 8.
  • Adrian Desmond
  • 17.
  • Domesticating evolution
  • James A. Secord
  • 18.
  • Darwin's imagination
  • Gillian Beer
  • 19.
  • Science and popular culture
  • Alison Winter
  • Public spaces in the Victorian city
  • Simon Gunn
  • pt. 6.
  • Politics high and low
  • 9.
  • Men and domesticity
  • John Tosh
  • 22.
  • Working-class family strategies
  • Ellen Ross
  • pt. 12.
  • Sexuality
  • 23.
  • Working-class sexuality
  • Michael Mason
  • pt. 11.
  • 24.
  • The meaning of the prostitute
  • Lynda Nead
  • 25.
  • Jack the Ripper and the doctors
  • Judith Walkowitz
  • 26.
  • Homosexuality and late Victorian anxiety
  • Elaine Showalter
  • 27.
  • Gender and the family
  • Sexuality and the pub
  • Peter Bailey
  • pt. 13.
  • Monarchy
  • 28.
  • Restoring the popularity of the monarchy
  • John Plunkett
  • pt. 14.
  • Race, empire and national identity
  • 29.
  • 20.
  • Bringing the empire back in
  • Catherine Hall
  • Index
  • Separate spheres
  • Leonore Davidoff
  • and
  • Catherine Hall
  • 21.
Control code
71808031
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 439 pages
Isbn
9780415355780
Lccn
2006036108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)71808031

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