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Pressure from without in early Victorian England

Patricia Hollis

Pressure from without in early Victorian England

by Patricia Hollis

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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Pressure groups -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1837-1901.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by Patricia Hollis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN329.P7 H64 1974b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 334 p. :
      Number of Pages334
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5230819M
      ISBN 100713157305
      LC Control Number75300849

      Start studying English Victorian Age Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. At 32 he brought out a new book of poems, became famous with In Memoriam A.H.H. and was appointed by Queen Victoria to replace Wordsworth as Britain's Poet Laureate. In much of Hopkin's early poetry, the. Given over a century's worth of pleasure that followed its invention, history may easily forget that development of the vibrator in Victorian England was just one salvo in a larger culture war.

      In England the first poor law was enacted in In the city of London levied compulsory taxes for the support of the poor. In many parishes, "the pressure of the poor-rate [i.e., taxes on property] has reduced the rent to half, or to less than half, of what it would have been if the land had been situated in an unpauperized district. Abstract. From the late s, the Anti-Corn Law League launched a blistering attack on the landed classes in Britain which was unparalleled in scale and intensity, at least until its lineal descendant, the Land Campaign of Lloyd George in Edwardian Britain. 1 Not only were the aristocracy held up as a rapacious set of tyrants who deprived the people of food, but they were also depicted as an Cited by: 2.

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Pressure from Without is a collection of original essays on the nature and functioning of certain nineteenth century pressure groups, of the crusading style, in the years between the two Reform Acts.

Beforesuch groups were thought to be illegitimate, as they disturbed the deliberative role of parliament, and unnecessary as they spoke for. OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Health care reform in America: back to the laboratories / Howard M. Leichter --The Competence of states and the health of the public / Daniel M.

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The Victorian age is the name given to the time of Queen Victoria’s reign. It spanned most of the 19th century and was a time of great change in Britain. The Victorian era saw Britain become the world’s first industrial power, producing much of the world’s coal, iron, steel, and textiles.

In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June until her death on 22 January The era followed the Georgian period and preceded the Edwardian period, and its later half overlaps with the first part of the Belle Époque era of Continental Europe.

In terms of moral sensibilities and political reforms, this period began Followed by: Edwardian era. Pressure from without in Early Victorian England By Patricia Hollis Edward Arnold, Read preview Overview Making the Empire Work: London and American Interest Groups, By Alison Gilbert Olson Harvard University Press,   Early Victorian England And Charles Dickens by John Barnes.

Publication date Topics Charles Dickens Publisher Digitizing sponsor Jeanne Barnes. Clifton Fadiman discusses Victorian England and its contrasts of morality and hypocrisy, splendor and squalor, prosperity and poverty. Part of a four-part series on Dickens' 'Great Expectations.

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Book Description: None of the stereotypes of Victorian England-narrow-minded, inhibited, moralistic, complacent-prepares us for the vitality, variety, and above all extraordinary quality of intellectual life displayed in this volume of essays.

THE VICTORIAN AGE. Historical background. England was moving steadily in the direction of becoming Europe´s most stable and prosperous country. The industrial revolution, the railway age, steam engines were being used in mines, factories and ships.

Small towns were beginning to swell into smoky centres of mnaufacturing industry. Early Victorian England: Volume I: Hardcover – January 1, by G.M. (Ed.) Young (Author) See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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potent in the history of England in the nineteenth century. It would be impossible to write a general history of the period without giving an account of the major constitutional reforms concerned with popular representation, which eventually trans-formed parliament.

Yet other contemporary legislative reforms areFile Size: KB. Cambridge Core - Social and Population History - The Cambridge Social History of Britain, – - edited by F. Thompson. Victorian England: Portrait of an Age (Galaxy Books) Young fortunately has plenty of both as well that one quality that the Victorians seemed to have done without, a sense of humor.

England was not perfect but many believed, at least in the early part of the century, that England was perfectible.

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One reflection of this awareness was the increasing perception of national decline, relative to the increasing strength of other European countries and the United States.

This awareness was reinforced by British military failures in the South.The time from Britain's first inhabitation until the last glacial maximum is known as the Old Stone Age, or Palaeolithic ological evidence indicates that what was to become England was colonised by humans long before the rest of the British Isles because of its more hospitable climate between and during the various glacial periods of the distant past.

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