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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of improving sociability with Steele's periodical in relation to such topics of local concern as London's relation to the regions, religion, politics, and the improving potential of conversation, there were also important areas of difference, notably the society's commitment to science and...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 43–63.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Laura L. Runge The College of William & Mary 2001 Beauty and Gallantry: A Model of Polite Conversation Revisited “None but the brave deserves the fair...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (2): 170–182.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Shearer West The College of William & Mary 2001 The Darly Macaroni Prints and the Politics of “Private Man” During the early 1770s, the rage for caricatures in London was fueled by the activities of the print...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 88–102.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Alex Pitofsky The College of William & Mary 2000 88 The Warden’s Court Martial: James Oglethorpe and the Politics of Eighteenth-Century Prison Reform James Edward Oglethorpe was the most celebrated and prolific En- glish prison reform...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (1): 108–113.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Robert Neuman The College of William & Mary 2000 108 — Review Essay — Social Identity and the Politics of Place in France Robert W. Berger. A Royal Passion: Louis XIV as Patron of Architecture. Cam- bridge and...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (1): 118–125.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Peter Howell John C. Whale. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. 240.$59.95. ISBN 0-521-77219-2 The College of William & Mary 2001 — Book Review — John C. Whale. Imagination Under Pressure 1789–1832: Aesthetics, Politics...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (3): 80–93.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Steven D. Scherwatzky The College of William & Mary 2001 “Complicated Virtue”: The Politics of Samuel Johnson’s Life of Savage One of the most memorable episodes in Johnson’s Life of...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (1): 96–115.
Published: 01 January 2017
...John McTague This article begins with a literary and material analysis of two instances of post- and intra-publication censorship in Poems on Affairs of State, vol. 4 (1707), and The Foundling Hospital for Wit (1743, 1744). As well as illuminating the climate in which political materials were read...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (2): 32–47.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Jeffrey Merrick Duke University Press 2006 Suicide and Politics in Pre-Revolutionary France Jeff rey Merrick University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee While theologians, jurists, and...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 51–77.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Denise Amy Baxter Duke University Press 2006 Two Brutuses: Violence, Virtue, and Politics in the Visual Culture of the French Revolution Denise Amy Baxter University of North Texas Je tenais les...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (1): 90–95.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Martin Maner Jennie Batchelor and Cora Kaplan, eds. British Women's Writing in the Long Eighteenth Century: Authorship, Politics, and History (Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2005). Pp. 205. 2 ills. $65. ISBN 1-4039-4931-8; Helen Thompson. Ingenuous Subjection: Compliance and Power in...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (1): 83–96.
Published: 01 January 2009
...William Walker David Armitage, ed. British Political Thought in History, Literature, and Theory, 1500-1800 (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ., 2006). Pp. 326. $90.00. ISBN 0-521-87041-0 D. N. DeLuna, ed. The Political Imagination in History: Essays concerning J. G. A. Pocock (Baltimore...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (3): 81–87.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Joanne H. Wright Hilda L. Smith, Mihoko Suzuki, and Susan Wiseman, eds. Women's Political Writings, 1610-1725 (London: Pickering and Chatto, 2007). 4 vols. Pp. xxxiii + 409 (vol. 1); xvii + 380 (vol. 2); xiv + 327 (vol. 3); xiii + 378 (vol. 4). $595 set Duke University Press 2010...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (3): 29–59.
Published: 01 September 2011
... anecdotes to larger concerns about English self-representation and the political authority that it alternately appeased and resisted. Specifically, the essay will follow Angelo from an anecdote he tells about George III at a Royal Academy exhibition, through an account of the constitutional crisis of 1783...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2012) 36 (2): 60–79.
Published: 01 April 2012
... imagine and promote an idea of civil society governed by norms of a benevolent “politeness.” One function of the new culture of politeness was to reconcile readers to the massive increase in military activity. This essay will explore the process of reconciliation in the two most influential periodicals of...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Frances A. Chiu The College of William & Mary 2002 ECL26202-22-chiu.q4 5/28/02 2:15 PM Page 1 From Nobodaddies to Noble Daddies: Writing Political and Paternal Authority in English...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (3): 1–30.
Published: 01 September 2003
...David Allan The College of William & Mary 2003 The Scottish Enlightenment and the Politics of Provincial Culture: The Perth Literary and Antiquarian Society, ca. 1784–1790 David Allan...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (1): 92–114.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Kathryn J. Ready The College of William & Mary 2004 “What then, poor Beastie Gender, Politics, and Animal Experimentation in Anna Barbauld’s “The Mouse’s Petition” Kathryn J. Ready...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (2): 61–86.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Peter Howell The College of William & Mary 2004 Godwin, Contractarianism, and the Political Dead End of Empiricism Peter Howell St.Mary’s College, University of Surrey At one point near...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Adam R. Beach The College of William & Mary 2004  Carnival Politics, Generous Satire, and Nationalist Spectacle in Behn’s The Rover Adam R. Beach Ball State University In the epilogue to...