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Victorian science and Victorian values

literary perspectives

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Science -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Science in literature.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by James Paradis and Thomas Postlewait.
      ContributionsParadis, James G., 1942-, Postlewait, Thomas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR468.S34 V53 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 362 p. :
      Number of Pages362
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3022092M
      ISBN 100813511062, 0813511070
      LC Control Number85002306

      Through such dramatic projects, Edward J. Gillin redefines our understanding of the Palace of Westminster and explores the politically troublesome character of Victorian science. Reviews 'This is in an important intervention in architectural history, and a successful challenge to histories of the Palace of Westminster, and architectural Cited by: 1. Victorian Values is an absorbing portrait of Victorian society and culture, presenting different aspects of the age through profiles of representative or pioneering figures - among them Dickens, Pugin, Mary Kingsley, Lord Leighton, Gladstone and Joseph Chamberlain. It illuminates Victorian attitudes to a range of issues from education, health and self-help to civic ideals and sexual identity.

        Criticism about the neo-Victorian novel — a genre of historical fiction that re-imagines aspects of the Victorian world from present-day perspectives — has expanded rapidly in the last fifteen years but given little attention to the engagement between science and religion. In this book, Jones explores many different perspectives in The Strange Case, including the importance of the absence of women (the part I will be focusing on. I think). He argues that Hyde’s “sexual neurosis” is not completely expressed by Stevenson because he is .

      Source: As the name suggests, Victorian morality is defined as "the distillation of the moral views of people living during the time of Queen Victoria's reign (), the Victorian era, and of the moral climate of Great Britain in the midth century in general." The aforementioned moral views are widely regarded as austere and non indulgent.   the victorians and science fiction When the VV thinks of Victorian writers, the genre of science fiction is not the first that springs to mind. Rather, it is the idea of domestic sagas charting the intricacies of everyday life, juxtaposed with sensation, melodrama and mystery.


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Contributions from leading scholars in history, literature, and the history of science explore. "The strength of the book lies in Tucker's analysis of the broad historical context in which scientific photography emerged in Victorian Britain." (Science) "Tucker's book is a challenging exploration of how, when, and under what conditions photography came to be seen as an enhanced representational tool for a range of scientific practices in Cited by:   Victorian era is known as the period of Queen Victoria’s reign from until her death on Science underwent dramatic changes during this period.

All branches of science including botany, zoology, geology, anthropology, chemistry, physics, astronomy, medicine. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm.

Contents: Introduction / James Paradis and Thomas Postlewait --Scientists as Intellectuals: The Early Victorians / S.S. Schweber --The Romantic Tide Reaches Trinity: Notes on the Transmission and Diffusion of New Approaches to Traditional Studies at Cambridge.

Over the course of the Victorian and Edwardian science-fiction panel, about 50 books and short stories were mentioned or discussed.

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Victorian morality is a distillation of the moral views of the middle class in 19th century Britain, the Victorian era. Victorian values emerged in all classes and reached all facets of Victorian living. The values of the period—which can be classed as religion, morality, Evangelicalism, industrial work ethic, and personal improvement—took root in Victorian morality.

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Deborah Herridge peeks behind the lace curtain of Victorian society to reveal an age of darkly fascinating science We may have spent much of the 19th century pushing children up chimneys and covering the modesty of piano legs, but it was also a time of huge scientific and technological advances; a time when science came out of the closet and into the steam age.Victorian Curriculum F – 10 Resources and Support (VCAA) Includes general advice and information regarding the Victorian Curriculum F – 10, FAQs, professional learning opportunities and curriculum specific advice, with PowerPoints and links to external resources.Includes wide-ranging essays on positivism, science and religion, the methodology of literature and science studies, and a highly influential essay, “George Eliot’s Hypothesis of Reality.” Paradis, James, and Thomas Postlewait, eds.

Victorian Science and Victorian Values: Literary Perspectives. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.