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  • Fashioning Childhood in the Eighteenth Century

    Age and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anja Müller

    This innovative collection of essays re-examines conventional ideas of the history of childhood, exploring the child's increasing prominence in eighteenth-century discourse and the establishment of the category of age as a marker of social distinction alongside race, class and gender. While…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • Victorians in the Mountains

    Sinking the Sublime, 1st Edition

    By Ann C. Colley

    In her compelling book, Ann C. Colley examines the shift away from the cult of the sublime that characterized the early part of the nineteenth century to the less reverential perspective from which the Victorians regarded mountain landscapes. And what a multifaceted perspective it was, as…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Public School Literature, Civic Education and the Politics of Male Adolescence

    1st Edition

    By Jenny Holt

    During the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, British society gradually began to see 'adolescence' as a distinct social entity worthy of concentrated study and debate. Jenny Holt argues that the social construction of the public schoolboy, a figure made ubiquitous by a huge body of fictional…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • Romantic Friendship in Victorian Literature

    1st Edition

    By Carolyn W. de la L. Oulton

    Carolyn Oulton recovers the strategies nineteenth-century authors used to justify the ideal of same-sex romantic friendship and the anxieties these strategies reveal. Informed by recent insights into the erotic potential of such relationships, but focused on romantic friendship as an independent…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Women, Infanticide and the Press, 1822-1922

    News Narratives in England and Australia, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Goc

    In her study of anonymous infanticide news stories that appeared from 1822 to 1922 in the heart of the British Empire, in regional Leicester, and in the penal colony of Australia, Nicola Goc uses Critical Discourse Analysis to reveal both the broader patterns and the particular rhetorical…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850-1915

    1st Edition

    By Kristine Moruzi

    Focusing on six popular British girls' periodicals, Kristine Moruzi explores the debate about the shifting nature of Victorian girlhood between 1850 and 1915. During an era of significant political, social, and economic change, girls' periodicals demonstrate the difficulties of fashioning a…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Modern Print Activism in the United States

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Schreiber

    The explosion of print culture that occurred in the United States at the turn of the twentieth century activated the widespread use of print media to promote social and political activism. Exploring this phenomenon, the essays in Modern Print Activism in the United States focus on specific groups,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Child Savage, 1890–2010

    From Comics to Games, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elisabeth Wesseling

    Taking up the understudied relationship between the cultural history of childhood and media studies, this volume traces twentieth-century migrations of the child-savage analogy from colonial into postcolonial discourse across a wide range of old and new media. Older and newer media such as films,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • Representations of China in British Children's Fiction, 1851-1911

    1st Edition

    By Shih-Wen Chen

    In her extensively researched exploration of China in British children’s literature, Shih-Wen Chen provides a sustained critique of the reductive dichotomies that have limited insight into the cultural and educative role these fictions played in disseminating ideas and knowledge about China. Chen…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • Victorian Women and the Economies of Travel, Translation and Culture, 1830–1870

    1st Edition

    By Judith Johnston

    Both travel and translation involve a type of journey, one with literal and metaphorical dimensions. Judith Johnston brings together these two richly resonant modes of getting from here to there as she explores their impact on culture with respect to the work of Victorian women. Using the metaphor…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Reporting from the Danger Zone

    Frontline Journalists, Their Jobs, and an Increasingly Perilous Future, 1st Edition

    By Maria Armoudian

    Journalism is a dangerous business when one’s "beat" is a war zone. Armoudian reveals the complications facing frontline journalists who cover warzones, hot spots and other hazardous situations. It compares yesterday’s conflict journalism, which was fraught with its own dangers, with today’s…

    Paperback – 2016-08-09
    Routledge

  • Appropriated Photographs in French Surrealist Periodicals, 1924-1939

    1st Edition

    By Linda Steer

    The first monograph to analyze the Surrealist gesture of photographic appropriation, this study examines "found" photographs in three French Surrealist reviews published in the 1920s and 1930s: La Révolution surréaliste, edited by André Breton; Documents, edited by Georges Bataille; and Minotaure,…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18
    Routledge
    Studies in Surrealism

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