Colonial Liberalism: Lost Word of Three Victorian Visionaries

Colonial Liberalism: Lost Word of Three Victorian Visionaries

by Stuart MacIntyre
     
 


This book focuses on the endeavors of a generation of high-minded reformers (Syme, Higinbotham and Pearson) to realize a liberal polity and social order in the Australian colonies. It charts the intersections of the public and private lives of these reformers as they sought to achieve a democracy which would be prosperous and improve their lives. Macintyre looks… See more details below

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This book focuses on the endeavors of a generation of high-minded reformers (Syme, Higinbotham and Pearson) to realize a liberal polity and social order in the Australian colonies. It charts the intersections of the public and private lives of these reformers as they sought to achieve a democracy which would be prosperous and improve their lives. Macintyre looks at the outcomes of their endeavors and how they responded to their disappointments.

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ISBN-13:
9780195547603
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/28/1991
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.63(d)

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