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The Victorian Studies Reader (Routledge Readers in History)

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Modern - 19th Century,
  • History / General,
  • Readers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9736214M
    ISBN 100415355788
    ISBN 109780415355780


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Incorporating a broad range of contemporary scholarship, A History of Victorian Literature presents an overview of the literature produced in Great Britain between andwith fresh consideration of both major figures and some of the era's less familiar authors.

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IU’s Victorian Studies Program is the intellectual home of a dynamic and innovative collection of faculty and graduate students working on topics that include Victorian media culture, animal studies, moral psychology, war, religion, liberalism, psychology, narrative theory, and gender studies, among many others.

It regularly includes interdisciplinary articles on comparative literature, social and political history, and the histories of education, philosophy, fine arts, economics, law, and science, as well as review essays and an extensive book review section.

Victorian Studies is the official publication of the North American Victorian Studies Association (NAVSA). Victorian Studies employs four graduate student editors who manage all day-to-day operations of the journal, including copyediting essays and book reviews, corresponding with contributors and publishers, planning special issues and forums, and otherwise assisting the faculty editors.

Former editors now edit other journals in the field and teach. Victorian Review: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Victorian Studies welcomes submissions in all areas of Victorian mandate is to publish the best international research in this interdisciplinary field, and to provide critical reviews of new books by.

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This series seeks to publish the best contemporary scholarship and criticism on the Victorian period, including work undertaken from a range of disciplinary—and interdisciplinary— Editors: Herbert F.

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Patrick Brantlinger is James Rudy Professor of English and Victorian Studies (Emeritus) at Indiana University. He is the author or editor of 13 books including Rule of Darkness: British Literature and Imperialism, (Cornell University Press, ), Dark Vanishings: Nineteenth-Century Discourse about the Extinction of Primitive Races (Cornell University.

—Helen Small, Victorian Studies "[T]he most engaging of the many compelling books I read for this review was Leah Price's How to Do Things with Books in Victorian Britain.

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Far from the hushed restraint we associate with the Victorians, their world pulsated with sound. This book shows how, in more ways than one, Victorians were hearing things. The representations close listeners left of their soundscapes offered new meanings for silence, music, noise, voice, and echo that constitute an important part of the Victorian legacy to us today.

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Particularly useful as an introduction for the general reader. Informal Empire recaptures the history pdf the artifacts from Mexico and Central America that stirred Victorian interest. Robert D. Aguirre shows how the British colonial experience in Africa and the Near East gave rise to an “informal imperialism” in Mexico and Central America.

A must-read book well beyond Victorian studies.Reader regularly teaches Victorian and British literature as well as Queer Studies in the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program. His research focuses on the aesthetic dimensions of minor genres, such as writers’ notebooks, literary .