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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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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