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The Resource Meanings of modernity : Britain from the Late-Victorian era to World War II, edited by Martin J. Daunton and Bernhard Rieger

Meanings of modernity : Britain from the Late-Victorian era to World War II, edited by Martin J. Daunton and Bernhard Rieger

Label
Meanings of modernity : Britain from the Late-Victorian era to World War II
Title
Meanings of modernity
Title remainder
Britain from the Late-Victorian era to World War II
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin J. Daunton and Bernhard Rieger
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OX/U-1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rieger, Bernhard
  • Daunton, M. J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts, Modern
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Meanings of modernity : Britain from the Late-Victorian era to World War II, edited by Martin J. Daunton and Bernhard Rieger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Notes on Contributors
  • 1.
  • Introduction/
  • Bernhard Rieger
  • Martin Daunton
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Popular Culture, Selfhood and Modernity
  • 2.
  • Travelling in the Lady Guides' London: Consumption, Modernity, and the Fin-de-siecle Metropolis/
  • Erika D. Rappaport
  • p. 25
  • 3.
  • Advertising the Modernist Aesthetic of the Marketplace? The Cultural Relationship Between the Tobacco Manufacturer and the 'Mass' of Consumers in Britain, 1870-1940/
  • Matthew Hilton
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Occultism and the 'Modern' Self in Fin-de-siecle Britain/
  • Alex Owen
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Psychology and the 'Consciousness of Modernity' in Early Twentieth-Century Britain/
  • Mathew Thomson
  • p. 97
  • Pt. II.
  • Historical Dimensions of British Modernity
  • 6.
  • Consciousness of Modernity? Liberalism and the English 'National Character', 1870-1940/
  • Peter Mandler
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • Envisioning the Future: British and German Reactions to the Paris World Fair in 1900/
  • Bernhard Rieger
  • p. 145
  • 8.
  • Modernity, Community and History: Narratives of Innovation in the British Coal Industry/
  • Michael Dintenfass
  • p. 165
  • Pt. III.
  • Empire and British Notions of Modernity
  • 9.
  • Modern Mountains: The Performative Consciousness of Modernity in Britain, 1870-1940/
  • Peter H. Hansen
  • p. 185
  • 10.
  • Modernity and Trusteeship: Tensions of Empire in Britain Between the Wars/
  • Susan Pedersen
  • p. 203
  • 11.
  • From Somebodies to Nobodies: Britons Returning Home from India/
  • Elizabeth Buettner
  • p. 221
  • Index.
  • p. 241
Control code
b30020240788
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 250 p.
Isbn
9781859734025
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Meanings of modernity : Britain from the Late-Victorian era to World War II, edited by Martin J. Daunton and Bernhard Rieger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Notes on Contributors
  • 1.
  • Introduction/
  • Bernhard Rieger
  • Martin Daunton
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Popular Culture, Selfhood and Modernity
  • 2.
  • Travelling in the Lady Guides' London: Consumption, Modernity, and the Fin-de-siecle Metropolis/
  • Erika D. Rappaport
  • p. 25
  • 3.
  • Advertising the Modernist Aesthetic of the Marketplace? The Cultural Relationship Between the Tobacco Manufacturer and the 'Mass' of Consumers in Britain, 1870-1940/
  • Matthew Hilton
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Occultism and the 'Modern' Self in Fin-de-siecle Britain/
  • Alex Owen
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Psychology and the 'Consciousness of Modernity' in Early Twentieth-Century Britain/
  • Mathew Thomson
  • p. 97
  • Pt. II.
  • Historical Dimensions of British Modernity
  • 6.
  • Consciousness of Modernity? Liberalism and the English 'National Character', 1870-1940/
  • Peter Mandler
  • p. 119
  • 7.
  • Envisioning the Future: British and German Reactions to the Paris World Fair in 1900/
  • Bernhard Rieger
  • p. 145
  • 8.
  • Modernity, Community and History: Narratives of Innovation in the British Coal Industry/
  • Michael Dintenfass
  • p. 165
  • Pt. III.
  • Empire and British Notions of Modernity
  • 9.
  • Modern Mountains: The Performative Consciousness of Modernity in Britain, 1870-1940/
  • Peter H. Hansen
  • p. 185
  • 10.
  • Modernity and Trusteeship: Tensions of Empire in Britain Between the Wars/
  • Susan Pedersen
  • p. 203
  • 11.
  • From Somebodies to Nobodies: Britons Returning Home from India/
  • Elizabeth Buettner
  • p. 221
  • Index.
  • p. 241
Control code
b30020240788
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 250 p.
Isbn
9781859734025
Other physical details
ill.

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