This set reissues eight books that explore the social and political thought of the nineteenth century. The titles in this set, originally published between 1943 and 2001, examine several of the important figures of the time, including Jeremey Bentham and Thomas Carlyle, whilst also examining political movements and the emergence and growth of libertarian thought. This set will be of particular interest to students of social and political history.
Table of Contents
1. Bentham's Political Thought Edited by Bhikhu Parekh 2. Carlyle: Prophet of To-day Frank Alfred Lea 3. Libertarian Thought in Nineteenth Century Britain: Freedom, Equality and Authority William R. McKercher 4. Literature and Politics in the Nineteenth Century: Essays John Lucas 5. Socialism and the Intelligentsia 1880-1914 Carl Levy 6. The New Liberalism: Liberal Social Theory in Great Britain, 1889-1914 Peter Weiler 7. The Theme of Acquisitiveness in Bentham's Political Thought Allison Dube 8. Late Ruskin: New Contexts Francis O'Gorman
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