The Nineteenth Century Woman

The Nineteenth century Woman
Publisher Routledge
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 216
ISBN 9781136248245
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This collection of papers draws on insights from social anthropology to illuminate historical material, and presents a set of closely integrated studies on the inter-connections between feminism and medical, social and educational ideas in the nineteenth century. Throughout the book evidence from both the USA and UK shows that feminists had to operate in a restricting and complex social environment in which the concept of "the lady" and the ideal of the saintly mother defined the nineteenth-century woman’s cultural and physical world.

The Nineteenth century Woman
  • Author : Sara Delamont,Lorna Duffin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-12-12

This collection of papers draws on insights from social anthropology to illuminate historical material, and presents a set of closely integrated studies on the inter-connections between feminism and medical, social and educational ideas in the nineteenth century. Throughout the book evidence from both the USA and UK shows that feminists

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History of Europe in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Benedetto Croce
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-02-18

One of Croce’s most famous books, originally published in 1934, this volume covers the history of Europe from the end of the Napoleonic Wars until the end of the First World War. Based on a series of lectures delivered in 1931 the book discusses, among other things, religious freedoms, the concept

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Nonconformity in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : David M. Thompson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-02-25

First published in 1972, this volume shows the potency, and the limitations of Nonconformity in shaping the beginning of modern Britain. It draws upon a wide range of sources including the writings and discussions of Nonconformists themselves, their critics, and contemporary commentators. The extracts and the extensive introduction set Nonconformity in

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Woman in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Margaret Fuller
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1999-01-26

This 1845 classic by prototypical feminist discusses the Woman Question, prostitution and slavery, marriage, employment, reform, many other topics. Enormously influential work is today a classic of feminist literature.

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Europe in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Harry Hearder
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-01-21

The period between 1830 and 1880 was one of immense activity, radical political change, and striking economic and social growth in Europe. The major themes of the struggles between individuals, parties and classes within the state, and between the states themselves are explored within the context of a study of the administration,

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Art and the Academy in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Rafael Cardoso Denis,Colin Trodd
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release Date : 2000

Academies functioned as the main venues for the promotion, display and teaching of art throughout the 19th century. 20th-century opinion has tended to maintain a consipicuous silence on their account, except for the strategic employment of academicism as a term of abuse. The authors uncover the institutional structures and artistic

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Philosophy of Mind in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Sandra Lapointe
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-07-06

Between the publication of Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason in 1781 and Husserl’s Ideas in 1913, the nineteenth century was a pivotal period in the philosophy of mind, witnessing the emergence of the phenomenological and analytical traditions that continue to shape philosophical debate in fundamental ways. The nineteenth century also

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The Universities in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Michael Sanderson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-11-18

This title, first published in 1975, analyses the ways in which developments in Victorian universities have shaped both the structure and the assumptions of British higher education in the twentieth century. No period of British higher education has been more full of change nor so rooted in fundamental debate than the

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Popular Education and Socialization in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : W P McCann
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-04-15

Originally published in 1977, this volume analyzes aspects of elementary schooling in the nineteenth century and the ways in which it prepared working-class children for life in industrial Britain. The book examines: The procedures and practices of different types of schools. The ideologies guiding elementary education The social implications of curriculum

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Nineteenth Century Transatlantic Reprinting and the Embodied Book
  • Author : Professor Jessica DeSpain
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2014-09-28

Until the Chace Act in 1891, no international copyright law existed between Britain and the United States, which meant publishers were free to edit text, excerpt whole passages, add new illustrations, and substantially redesign a book's appearance. In spite of this ongoing process of transatlantic transformation of texts, the metaphor of

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Encyclopedia of Nineteenth century Thought
  • Author : Gregory Claeys
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2005

Covering the period from 1789 to 1914, this work primarily deals with key figures and ideas in social and political thinking, but entries also include science, religion, law, art, concepts of modernity, the body and health, thereby covering comprehensively the intellectual history of the period.

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English Prose of the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Hilary Fraser,Daniel Brown
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-12

Hilary Fraser provides a comprehensive and thorough survey of English prose in the nineteenth century which draws from a wide variety of fields including art, literary theory and criticisim, biography, letters, journals, sermons, and travel reportage. Through these works the cultural, social, literary and political life of the twentieth century

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The Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1894

Read online The Nineteenth Century written by , published by which was released on 1894. Download full The Nineteenth Century Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Britain in the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Howard Martin
  • Publisher : Nelson Thornes
  • Release Date : 1996

Challenging History encourages your students to take responsibility for their own learning through individual research. It motivates your students with accessible and attractive layouts, clear vocabulary and text which engages their interest, providing them with intellectual and analytical challenges. Evidence sections, talking points and well structured activities encourage students to

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The Nineteenth Century
  • Author : T. C. W. Blanning
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2000

The complete Short Oxford History of Europe (series editor, Professor TCW Blanning) will cover the history of Europe from Classical Greece to the present in eleven volumes. In each, experts write to their strengths tackling the key issues including society, economy, religion, politics, and culture head-on in chapters that will

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