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1st Edition

The Collected Works of Edward Carpenter

ISBN 9781138192010
Published January 9, 2017 by Routledge
2326 Pages

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Book Description

This collection of Edward Carpenter’s works provides an in-depth insight to his most important studies throughout the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries including Civilisation: It’s Cause and Cure, The Light from the East and The Drama of Love and Death. The ten titles included in this set expand on the well-known poet and philosopher’s socialist views, his studies of Hinduism and his ideas of ‘intermediate types’ which was a particularly important theory in the history of LGBT activism.

Table of Contents

1. A Visit to a GnÞaìni or Wise Man of the East 2. Civilisation: Its Cause and Cure and Other Essays 3. England's Ideal and Other Papers on Social Subjects 4. Light from the East: Being Letters on GnÞanam, the Divine Knowledge 5. The Drama of Love and Death: A Study of Human Evolution and Transfiguration 6. The Healing of Nations, and the Hidden Sources of their Strife 7. The Intermediate Sex: A Study of Some Transitional Types of Men and Women 8. Towards Democracy 9. Towards Industrial Freedom 10. Intermediate Types Among Primitive Folk: A Study in Social Evolution.

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