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The development of the magazine in the eighteenth century in America

by Miriam Ward Ellis

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.)--Boston University, 1936.

The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 72 pages
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26243513M
OCLC/WorldCa7938204

She teaches eighteenth-century British and transatlantic literature, the history of science, and second-wave feminism and science fiction. Her book, "Fictional Matter: Empiricism, Corpuscles, and the Novel," argues that early modern chemical conceptions of matter shaped empirical science and . the eighteenth century. The ideas of the Enlightenment, they some-times seem to say, were the secularization of the ideas of Calvinism or ‘‘radical Protestantism.’’ This view is commonly expressed by Marxist historians, but it also finds favour with some Scottish writers who see it realisedintheirowncountry.

Time, increasing wealth, the intellectual atmosphere of the eighteenth century, the disorders and changes produced by a state of war, contact with large bodies of European soldiers, and also the demoralising Edition: orig; Page: [14] Influence of a great smuggling trade with the French West Indies, had all in their different ways impaired the. The statesman and reformer James Oglethorpe was a significant figure in the philosophical and political landscape of eighteenth-century British America. His social contributions—all informed by Enlightenment ideals—included prison reform, the founding of the Georgia Colony on behalf of the "worthy poor," and stirring the founders of the abolitionist : Thomas D. Wilson.

Sheffield: Print, Protest and Poetry, is an ever-growing digital anthology of protest poetry printed in Sheffield’s radical press at the end of the eighteenth century.. Directed by Dr. Hamish Mathison and researched by Dr. Adam James Smith, the anthology was born of an AHRC-funded cultural engagement project focusing on the full collections of The Sheffield Register () and. The Century Magazine was first published in the United States in by The Century Company of New York City, which had been bought in that year by Roswell Smith and renamed by him after the Century was the successor of Scribner's Monthly Magazine and ceased publication in Based in: New York City.


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