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The Resource The civilising mission and the English middle class, 1792-1850 : the 'heathen' at home and overseas, Alison Twells

The civilising mission and the English middle class, 1792-1850 : the 'heathen' at home and overseas, Alison Twells

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The civilising mission and the English middle class, 1792-1850 : the 'heathen' at home and overseas
Title
The civilising mission and the English middle class, 1792-1850
Title remainder
the 'heathen' at home and overseas
Statement of responsibility
Alison Twells
Title variation
Civilizing mission and the English middle class
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twells, Alison.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missions
  • Missions
  • Missions, English
  • Missions, English
  • England
  • England
  • Middle class
  • Middle class
Label
The civilising mission and the English middle class, 1792-1850 : the 'heathen' at home and overseas, Alison Twells
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-337) and index
Contents
Introduction: The missionary movement, the local and the global -- 'One blood' : the 'heathen' at home and overseas in late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth century missions -- Charity begun at home : missionary philanthropy and the new middle class in Sheffield -- Missionary domesticity and 'woman's sphere' : the Reads of Wincobank Hall -- 'Bringing about the world's restoration' : missionary women and the creation of a global Christian community -- Trembling philanthropists? : missionary philanthropy under pressure -- 'A Christian and civilized land' : the English missionary public and the South Pacific
Control code
ocn150361406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 353 p.
Isbn
9781403920409
Lccn
2008030096
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The civilising mission and the English middle class, 1792-1850 : the 'heathen' at home and overseas, Alison Twells
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-337) and index
Contents
Introduction: The missionary movement, the local and the global -- 'One blood' : the 'heathen' at home and overseas in late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth century missions -- Charity begun at home : missionary philanthropy and the new middle class in Sheffield -- Missionary domesticity and 'woman's sphere' : the Reads of Wincobank Hall -- 'Bringing about the world's restoration' : missionary women and the creation of a global Christian community -- Trembling philanthropists? : missionary philanthropy under pressure -- 'A Christian and civilized land' : the English missionary public and the South Pacific
Control code
ocn150361406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 353 p.
Isbn
9781403920409
Lccn
2008030096
Other physical details
ill.

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