Cultures of Improvement in Scottish Romanticism, 1707-1840

Cultures of Improvement in Scottish Romanticism, 1707-1840

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Taylor & Francis Ltd

08/2020

248

Mole

Inglês

9780367591519

15 a 20 dias

490

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Foreword Nicholas Phillipson Introduction: Mapping Cultures of Improvement in Scottish Romanticism Alex Benchimol and Gerard Lee McKeever Part I: Print, Progress and Politeness 1. Andrew Millar's 'Good Vouchers': The Malt Tax Crisis and Trade in Controversy Adam Budd 2. Let Scotland Flourish by the Printing of the Word: Commerce, Civic Enlightenment and National Improvement in the Glasgow Advertiser, 1783-1800 Alex Benchimol 3. 'Simplicity, Rightly Understood': Improvement in the Collaboration of Robert Burns and George Thomson Gerard Lee McKeever Part II: Literature, Land and Commerce 4. Thomas Pennant, National Description and the Project of Improvement Nigel Leask 5. The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Improvement: David Dale, Robert Owen and New Lanark Cotton Michael Morris 6. Pastoral Optimism at Improvement's Frontier: James Hogg's Highland Journeys Alex Deans 7. 'Earth and Stone': Improvement, Entailment and Geographical Futures in the Novel of the 1820s Penny Fielding Part III: Death, Legacy and Medicine 8. Reading John Anderson's Will: Improving Human Nature, Science and Scotland in a Commercial Society Tom Furniss 9. Medicine and Improvement in the Scots Magazine; and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany (1804-17) Megan Coyer 10. A Death in the Cottage: Spiritual and Economic Improvement in Romantic-Era Scottish Death Narratives Sarah Sharp Postscript: Varieties of Cultural Improvement in the Long Eighteenth Century Gerard Carruthers
Young Man;La Caille;enlightenment;Improvement's Inscription;scots;Performative Complexity;magazine;Glasgow University;late;Popular Periodical Culture;eighteenth;Scottish Romanticism;century;Edinburgh Evening Courant;scotland;Late Eighteenth Century Scotland;edinburgh;Original Scotish Airs;evening;Early Nineteenth Century Scotland;courant;Cotter's Saturday Night;Gerard Lee McKeever;Murray Pittock;Adam Budd;Edinburgh's Royal Infirmary;Nigel Leask;Scots Magazine;Michael Morris;Ettrick Shepherd;Alex Deans;Mrs Mason;Penny Fielding;Gaelic Scholar;Tom Furniss;Cottager's Wife;Megan Coyer;Anderson's University;Sarah Sharp;Glasgow Chamber;Gerard Carruthers;Steam Ships;Scottish Medicine;Annexed Estates;Highland Tours