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The transformation of intellectual life in Victorian England

by Thomas William Heyck

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Published by Croom Helm in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • England -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementT.W. Heyck.
    SeriesCroom Helm studies in society and history
    The Physical Object
    Pagination262 p. ;
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16476324M
    ISBN 100709912064

    Close mobile search navigation. Article navigation. Vol Issue 2. The basic quality of the daily life for people in Victorian England rested on an underlying structure determined by social class and shaped by traditional ways of life in the country, town and city English society in the nineteenth century was still highly stratified, although some of the old class distinctions were beginning to blur by the end.

    If it had been the Queen and not Prince Albert who died in , the process of English history would have been easier to apprehend. The long life of the Sovereign, the long careers of her most famous subjects, created an illusion which the word Victorian enshrines. The sixties are a decade of swift, decisive transformation. [5] T.W Heyck, The Transformation of Intellectual Life in Victorian England, (Chicago: Lyceum Books, ), pp [6] T.W Heyck, The Transformation of Intellectual Life in Victorian England, .

    Books written over the past decade, in her 90s, included two profound reflections on Judaism in British intellectual life and a collection of essays (old and new) about the historian’s task. Transformations in The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson Words 3 Pages Dr. Jekyll being an eminent doctor, with a powerful social and educational background, has an extremely sophisticated and refined appearance “a large, well-made, smooth-faced man of fifty” (44).


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Nimmo, Duncan B., ‘Mark Pattison and the dilemma of university examinations’, in MacLeod, Roy (ed.), Days of Judgement: Science, Examinations and the Organization of Knowledge in late Victorian England (Driffield: Nafferton Books, ), pp.

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Daily life in Victorian England / by. The nineteenth century saw greater changes than any previous era: in the ways nations and societies were organized, in scientific knowledge, and in nonreligious intellectual development.

The crucial players in this drama were the British, who invented both capitalism and imperialism and were incomparably the richest, most important investors in the developing world/5(4). The Victorian periodical press: samplings and soundings (Leicester, ).

Heyck, T. W., The transformation of intellectual life in Victorian England (London, ) is useful for understanding the broader intellectual context.

First published in Readers of Victorian literature, both poetry and prose, are constantly aware of a powerful undercurrent of change - political, social, and intellectual - which determines the shape of the literature being produced.

Hyeck (). The Transformation of Intellectual Life in Victorian England. London, Croom Helm. pp. This is an important book for students of Victorian cultural history, and it has particular relevance also for students of the history of higher education with interests in the development of the idea of the modern English.

The Metaphysical Society was founded in at the instigation of James Knowles (editor of the Contemporary Review and then of the Nineteenth Century) with a view to 'collect, arrange, and diffuse Knowledge (whether objective or subjective) of mental and moral phenomena' (first resolution of the society in April ).

The Society was a private dining and debate club that5/5(1). The Metaphysical Society () Intellectual Life in Mid-Victorian England zigut 0 Comments The Metaphysical Society () - Catherine Marshall.

Although the Victorian era was a period of extreme social inequality, industrialisation brought about rapid changes in everyday life that affected all classes. Family life, epitomised by the young Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and their nine children, was enthusiastically idealised.

The Transformation of Intellectual Life in Victorian England. London: Croom Helm, Oxford don Charles Appleton founded The Academy in as an Arnoldian forum for intellectual and high cultural pronouncements, one that would encourage scientific and disinterested scholarship in the German style.

The title of the journal indicated its. In the Victorian period English universities were transformed beyond recognition, and the modern academic profession began to take shape. Mark Pattison was one of the foremost Oxford dons in this crucial period, and articulated a distinctive vision of the academic's vocation frequently at odds with those of his contemporaries.

Daily life in victorian England / by: Mitchell, Sally. Published: () Life in Victorian England / by: Hibbert, Christopher. Published: () The transformation of intellectual life in Victorian England / by: Heyck, Thomas William, Published: ().

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Reform and intellectual debate in Victorian England. Publication date Topics Intellectual life, Great Britain -- History -- Victoria,   He published his first book, The Dimensions of British Radicalism: The Case of Ireland, –, inand Choice named his second book, The Transformation of Intellectual Life in Victorian England, an Outstanding Academic Book of Other awards included an ACLS Fellowship in –75, an NEH Fellowship in –85, and a Faculty.The Metaphysical Society was founded in at the instigation of James Knowles, editor of the Contemporary Review and then of the Nineteenth Century, as a private dining and debate club that gathered together a latter-day clerisy.

Building on the tradition of the Cambridge Apostles, the founding members elected talented men from across the Victorian intellectual spectrum: bishops, one.