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Title The working-class intellectual in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Britain / edited by Aruna Krishnamurthy
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Contents 1. Introduction / Aruna Krishnamurthy -- 2. 'From threshing Corn, he turns to thresh his Brains' : Stephen Duck as laboring-class intellectual / William J. Christmas -- 3. Protest and performance : Ann Yearsley's Poems on several occasions / Monica Smith Hart -- 4. Hoddin' grey an' A' that : Robert Burns's head, class hybridity, and the value of the ploughman's mantle / Luke R.J. Maynard -- 5. Coffeehouse vs. Alehouse : notes on the making of the eighteenth-century working-class intellectual / Aruna Krishnamurthy -- 6. Genre in the Chartist periodical / Rob Breton -- 7. Shakespeare in the early working-class press / Kathryn Prince -- 8. Radical satire and respectability : comic imagination in Hone, Jerrold, and Dickens -- 9. "The Unaccredited Hero" : Alton Locke, Thomas Carlyle, and the formation of the working-class intellectual / Richard Salmon -- 10. Alexander Somerville's rise from serfdom : working-class self-fashioning through journalism, autobiography, and political economy / Julie F. Codell -- 11. Politeness and intertextuality in Michael Faraday's Artisan essay-circle / Alice Jenkins -- 12. Playing at poverty : the music hall and the staging of the working class / Ian Peddie
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed January 6, 2016)
Subject Intellectuals -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century
Intellectuals -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Working class -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century
Working class -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Working class -- Great Britain -- Intellectual life.
Intellectual life.
Intellectuals.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Working class -- Intellectual life.
Working class.
Great Britain -- Intellectual life.
Great Britain.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1351880330
1351880349
9781351880336
9781351880343