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Eighteenth-Century Life (2007) 31 (3): 110–114.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Peggy Thompson Jean I. Marsden. Fatal Desire: Women, Sexuality, and the English Stage, 1660-1720 (Ithaca: Cornell Univ., 2006). Pp. 216. 4 ills. $45. £25.50. ISBN 978-0-8014-4447-0 Duke University Press 2007 Review Essay Spectacular Suff ering...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 145–149.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Laura J. Rosenthal Thompson Peggy . Coyness and Crime in Restoration Comedy: Women’s Desire, Deception, and Agency . ( Lewisburg : Bucknell Univ. , 2012 ). Pp. xi + 189 . $60 Wilson Brett D. . A Race of Female Patriots: Women and Public Spirit on the British Stage, 1688...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (1): 133–147.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Matthew J. Rigilano Maioli Roger . Empiricism and the Early Theory of the Novel: Fielding to Austen ( Cham : Palgrave Macmillan , 2016 ). Pp. xxi + 202 . €93.59 Thompson Helen . Fictional Matter: Empiricism, Corpuscles, and the Novel ( Philadelphia : Univ. of...
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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): 125–131.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Heights (1847) and E. P. Thompson’s The Making of the English Working Class (1963). Both tell stories about the West Riding of Yorkshire in the last years of the eighteenth century. In this industrializing yet isolated region, Steedman suggests, the dramatic intellectual and social changes of the...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (2): 237–251.
Published: 01 April 2001
... the poor in her stories one must first read E. P. Thompson’s classic The Making of the English Working Class.6 It needs to be emphasized that those sweet, malleable poor and laboring people whom we meet in More’s stories are rather far from the poor and laboring...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2015) 39 (3): 80–82.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the book conservative. On the contrary, Caradonna’s revisionist interpretation is an out- standing example of the kind of “history from below” that E. P. Thompson advocated. Adopting this perspective has always been difficult for historians, owing in large measure to the paucity of...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 103–111.
Published: 01 September 2000
... arguments that either convicted or freed them.3 E. P. Thompson continues these omissions, dismissing almost entirely the importance of the defense by stating that the LCS committee members were acquitted simply because “a Grand Jury of respectable citizens had no...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2017) 41 (2): 139–153.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., in “A Short Geological and Environmental History of the Sydney Estuary, Australia,” from Water, Wind, Art, and Debate, ed. Birch (Sydney: Sydney Univ., 2007), elucidates the destructive management of colonial Australian land, practices that may be reflected by the account of George Thompson...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (3): 62–79.
Published: 01 September 2001
... the project of defining a national self-image. An important part of this self- image, I want to suggest, was the idea that the British were an industrious people. E. P. Thompson’s seminal article, “Time, Work-Discipline, and Industrial Capitalism,”7 has convinced...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2003) 27 (2): 118–122.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Shades: Essays by Contemporary Poets on the Early Modern Lyric (Berkeley: Univ. of California, 2002). Pp. 300. $18.95. ISBN 0-520-22752-2 Pucci, Suzanne R., & James Thompson, eds. Jane Austen and Co.: Remaking the Past in Contemporary Culture (Albany: State Univ. of N.Y., 2002). Pp. 277...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (2): 63–67.
Published: 01 April 2021
... another discipline that had recently become both more rig- orous and more inclusive: geography (206). Phyllis Thompson, too, works on the borderlines of what we today think of as science, and uses modern data on the efficacy of various alternative medicines to read seventeenth- century manu- script...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 April 2004
...: University of Pennsylvania, 2003). Pp. 289. 4 ills. $39.95. ISBN 0-8122-3687-4 Suzanne R. Pucci and James Thompson, eds. Jane Austen and Co.: Remaking the Past in Contemporary Culture (Albany: State Univ. of New York, 2002). Pp. 277. $73.50 cloth. ISBN 0-7914-5615-3. $24.95 paper. ISBN 0-7914-5616-1...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (2): 120–124.
Published: 01 April 2004
... Pennsylvania, 2003). Pp. 289. 4 ills. $39.95. ISBN 0-8122-3687-4 Suzanne R. Pucci and James Thompson, eds. Jane Austen and Co.: Remaking the Past in Contemporary Culture (Albany: State Univ. of New York, 2002). Pp. 277. $73.50 cloth. ISBN 0-7914-5615-3. $24.95 paper. ISBN 0-7914-5616-1...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (2): 48–73.
Published: 01 April 2006
.... Con- temporaries often thought in terms of four or fi ve classes rather than three, and even within this more detailed structure, there were numerous shades of variation. The middle classes were far from monolithic.9 From another angle, E. P. Thompson’s patrician-plebeian “fi elds of force” model...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2009) 33 (2): 64–91.
Published: 01 April 2009
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2000) 24 (3): 53–72.
Published: 01 September 2000
...—with notable exceptions.8 From the left, E. P. Thompson, expresses interest in the connection be- tween friendly societies and nascent trade unions.9 Alternatively, friendly societies are seen as naive precursors to modern organizations, as a “lesser” effort...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 78–106.
Published: 01 September 2006
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2010) 34 (3): 105–113.
Published: 01 September 2010
... marketplace and the world of trade, so their tirades against the rising middle class were contradictory. Also, Sandra Sherman, Liz Bellamy, James Thompson, Catherine Gallagher, and Deirdre Lynch recalled that novelists were for the most part sympathetic to the specu- lative order. Their dependence on...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (2): 101–108.
Published: 01 April 2002
...). Pp. 246. $39.95. isbn 0-8130-2444-7 Thompson, Lynda M. The ‘Scandalous Memoirists’ Constantia Phillips, Laetitia Pilkington and the shame of ‘publick fame’ (Manchester, UK: Manchester Univ., 2000). Pp. 243. $45. isbn 0-7190-5573-3...