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eBook Victorian Writing about Risk: Imagining a Safe England in a Dangerous World (Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture) ePub

by Elaine Freedgood

  • ISBN: 0521781086
  • Category: History and Criticism
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: Elaine Freedgood
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (November 6, 2000)
  • Pages: 232
  • ePub book: 1457 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1574 kb
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In Victorian Writing about Risk, Elaine Freedgood explores a wide spectrum of once-popular literature . Series: Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture (Book 28). Paperback: 232 pages.

In Victorian Writing about Risk, Elaine Freedgood explores a wide spectrum of once-popular literature, including works on political economy, sanitary reform, balloon flight, and African exploration. The consolations offered by this geography of risk are precariously predicated on the stability of dominant Victorian definitions of people and places. Women, men, the labouring and middle classes, Africa and Africans: all have assigned identities which allow risk to be located and contained. Women, men, the laboring and middle classes, Africa and Africans: all have assigned identities that allow risk to be located and contained

Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture 2. New York: Cambridge University Press. In this initial section we will discuss three ways of looking at risk in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture 2. First, there is the active risk-confronting attitude of the Victorians and Edwardians which can be seen in their writings about improving conditions of work in factories, upgrading slum housing, or building sewers (Freedgood, 2000). Tina Young Choi (a1). University of California at Berkeley. Recommend this journal. Journal of British Studies.

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In Victorian Writing about Risk, Elaine Freedgood explores a wide spectrum of once-popular literature, including works on political economy, sanitary reform, balloon flight, and African exploration. The consolations offered by this geography of risk are precariously predicated on the stability of dominant Victorian definitions of people and places. Women, men, the laboring and middle classes, Africa and Africans: all have assigned identities that allow risk to be located and contained. When identities shift and boundaries fail, danger and safety begin to appear in all the wrong places.