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Author Beaumont, Matthew, 1972-

Title Utopia ltd. : ideologies of social dreaming in England, 1870-1900 / by Matthew Beaumont
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (x, 214 pages)
Series Historical materialism book series, 1570-1522 ; v. 7
Historical materialism book series ; 7
Contents History and utopia at the Fin de Siècle -- State socialism and utopia -- Feminism and utopia -- Anti-communism and the cacotopia -- Utopia and the present in news from nowhere
Summary This literary-historical account of late-nineteenth century utopianism offers a fascinating rereading of the fin de siècle in terms of the political futures that were produced in England during a period of cultural upheaval, and marks an original contribution to the Marxist critique of utopian ideology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-210) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Social problems in literature.
Utopias in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004062543
ISBN 1429452811 (electronic bk.)
9004142967 (alk. paper)
9781429452816 (electronic bk.)
9789004142961 (alk. paper)
Other Titles Utopia limited