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After the Victorians: Private Conscience and Public Duty in Modern Britain

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Written by a team of eminent historians, these essays explore how ten twentieth-century intellectuals and social reformers sought to adapt such familiar Victorian values as `civilisation', `domesticity', `conscience' and `improvement' to modern conditions of democracy, feminism and mass culture. Covering such figures as J.M. Keynes, E.M. Forster and Lord Reith of the BBC, ...more
Hardcover, 268 pages
Published February 7th 1994 by Routledge (first published January 6th 1994)
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