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The Perception of Time and the Meaning of History among Spanish Intellectuals of the Nineteenth Century

Ana Isabel González Manso

the perception of a new temporality influenced a certain group of nineteenth-century Spanish intellectuals when they wrote or thought about history (and, consequently, the meaning they gave to it) and the various solutions they put forward for the

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The Nineteenth Century

Not Forgotten but Rather Revitalized

Christine Haynes

In a self-reflective introduction to what was, sadly, his last publication, an essay collection, John Merriman lamented that the nineteenth century has been forgotten among historians of France. Noting the absence of books on this period in the

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Nineteenth-Century French Painting of Rural Life on Diplomatic Mission to China

The Epochal Exhibition of 1978

Gonzalo J. Sánchez

Paysages et paysans: la vie rurale en France au XIXe siècle, 1820–1905 ( Landscapes and Peasants: French Rural Life in the Nineteenth Century, 1820–1905 ) was the seemingly anodyne title of a loan exhibition inaugurated in March 1978 at what was

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The Nineteenth-Century Dime Western, Boyhood, and Empowered Adolescence

Martin Woodside

ideas of adolescence and popular culture in the second half of the nineteenth century. Specifically, public reaction to the crime gestures to broader cultural connections between boys, boyhood, and frontier mythos embedded in readings of the American

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Contagious Humanism in Early Nineteenth-Century German-Language Press

Heidi Hakkarainen

Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe , which charts the change of politico-social language in German-speaking Europe, was humanism . The concept emerged in the beginning of the nineteenth century and was associated with a larger semantic field of human

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Dressing Masculinity in the Nineteenth-Century, or Feeling Tight Around the Collar

Nigel Lezama

for Jean-André While the uniform of productive, efficient, and so-called unadorned masculinity gained currency through the French nineteenth century, middle- and upper-middle-class young men called upon to dress the part faced challenges that

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Natural Children, Country Wives, and Country Girls in Nineteenth-Century India and Northeast Scotland

Eloise Grey

this article bears witness to this process in a period in which more heavily demarcated racialized lines were being drawn. Indeed, Margrit Pernau, whose work is focused on the late-nineteenth-century period of high imperialism, argues that emotional

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Women and the Language of Statistics in Late-Nineteenth-Century France

Reading the Graphs of Madame Pégard

Hélène Périvier and Rebecca Rogers

positions. Although educated women played an important role in salon society in France, they were systematically excluded from most nineteenth-century learned societies. As a result, the science forged within these gatherings was durably gendered as

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Molding Nineteenth-century Girls in the Cape Colony into Respectable Christian Women

Elizabeth Dillenburg

the late nineteenth century by examining various efforts to convert and educate children, especially poor white children, and improve their welfare. As indicated in the title, Changing Childhoods draws attention to the multiplicity of experiences of

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The Cultural Transformation of the Trope of the Renegade in Late Seventeenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century English Drama

John Dryden's Don Sebastian and Frederick Reynolds's The Renegade

Hussein A. Alhawamdeh

towards Islam or the ‘crescent’. 13 In his book Islam and the English Enlightenment 1670–1840 , Humberto Garcia points out that English writers and philosophers from the late seventeenth to the mid-nineteenth centuries were fascinated with Islam