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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734462–485 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.462
Published: 01 March 2019
... extending beyond their membership through largely patriarchal models of diffusion. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Anne Lister women in public life Literary and Philosophical Societies civic improvement; networks Under the Existing Rules : Anne Lister and the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2012; 664548–551 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2012.66.4.548
Published: 01 March 2012
... agencies by the United States Christian Commission (USCC), a doggedly volunteer-based network that saw the bureaucrati- zation of all medical and social-welfare work as unwanted governmental intrusion into areas that should remain in the free civic realm. As Clarke puts it: few [historians] have...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2003; 583326–367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2003.58.3.326
Published: 01 December 2003
... ages of barbarism, the even- tual resurgence of democratic and civic principles in late me- dieval Italy, and the return to the ideals of the Roman republic. In Sismondi s summarization, Despotism brought back bar- barism, but barbarism, in turn, brought about the return of virtues and liberty. 28...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 573323–349 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.57.3.323
Published: 01 December 2002
... into civic life. While the story remains silent about the GeneralÕs precise experience, the fact that his eyes and tongue were cut out signiÞes that at some point his body had suffered under Indian control: PoeÕs contemporaries would undoubtedly have associated such wounds with tales of impris- onment...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1977; 323261–284 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933385
Published: 01 December 1977
... third Effingham novels, The Pioneers (1823) being the first, that Natty Bumppo has vanished over the western horizon and that the area of possibility has become a scene of both chaos and constriction. What was once in The Pioneers a difficult ension between the natural virtue of Natty and the civic...