The Resource The Victorian period : the intellectual and cultural context, 1830-1890, Robin Gilmour

The Victorian period : the intellectual and cultural context, 1830-1890, Robin Gilmour

Label
The Victorian period : the intellectual and cultural context, 1830-1890
Title
The Victorian period
Title remainder
the intellectual and cultural context, 1830-1890
Statement of responsibility
Robin Gilmour
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilmour, Robin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR461
LC item number
.G55 1993
Literary form
non fiction
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  • English literature
  • Literature and society
  • Civilization
  • English literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Literature and society
  • Littérature et société
  • Littérature anglaise
  • littérature anglaise
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
Label
The Victorian period : the intellectual and cultural context, 1830-1890, Robin Gilmour
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
  • A parvenu civilisation. The climate of reform. The parvenu accepted. Art and society. Approaching the age -- 1. The Sense of Time and the Uses of History. Time and autobiography. Two versions of Victorian historiography: Carlyle and Macaulay. Usable pasts. Biblical history. Pre-history -- 2. Religion: Reform, Rejection, Reconstruction. Religion in society, 1830-1890. Evangelicalism and the Oxford Movement. Newman and the Church. The crisis of faith. The challenge of modernity: Essays and Reviews and Literature and Dogma. Rejection and return: agnosticism and after -- 3. Science: Re-Imagining the Universe. Victorian science: the social and institutional framework. From geology to evolution. Darwin and Darwinism. The spread of science -- Conclusion: literature and science -- 4. The Life of Ideas and the Culture of Politics. The march of mind: Scotch knowledge and English utilitarianism. John Stuart Mill: the evolution of a Victorian liberal. The culture of politics. Democracy, the state, and socialism
  • Empire and Utopia. The politics of gender -- 5. The Arts in an Industrial Age. Modern Painters and early Victorian aesthetics. Past and present in Victorian painting: Pre-Raphaelitism and after. Photography. Architecture. Music. The aesthetic resistance
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 299 pages
Isbn
9780582493476
Lccn
92044545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27173386
  • (OCoLC)ocm27173386
Label
The Victorian period : the intellectual and cultural context, 1830-1890, Robin Gilmour
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
  • A parvenu civilisation. The climate of reform. The parvenu accepted. Art and society. Approaching the age -- 1. The Sense of Time and the Uses of History. Time and autobiography. Two versions of Victorian historiography: Carlyle and Macaulay. Usable pasts. Biblical history. Pre-history -- 2. Religion: Reform, Rejection, Reconstruction. Religion in society, 1830-1890. Evangelicalism and the Oxford Movement. Newman and the Church. The crisis of faith. The challenge of modernity: Essays and Reviews and Literature and Dogma. Rejection and return: agnosticism and after -- 3. Science: Re-Imagining the Universe. Victorian science: the social and institutional framework. From geology to evolution. Darwin and Darwinism. The spread of science -- Conclusion: literature and science -- 4. The Life of Ideas and the Culture of Politics. The march of mind: Scotch knowledge and English utilitarianism. John Stuart Mill: the evolution of a Victorian liberal. The culture of politics. Democracy, the state, and socialism
  • Empire and Utopia. The politics of gender -- 5. The Arts in an Industrial Age. Modern Painters and early Victorian aesthetics. Past and present in Victorian painting: Pre-Raphaelitism and after. Photography. Architecture. Music. The aesthetic resistance
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 299 pages
Isbn
9780582493476
Lccn
92044545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27173386
  • (OCoLC)ocm27173386

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