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Manufacturing culture : vindications of early Victorian industry

Title
Manufacturing culture : vindications of early Victorian industry / Joseph Bizup.
ISBN
0813922461 (cloth : alk. paper)
Published
Charlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, 2003.
Physical Description
1 online resource
Variant and related titles
Internet Archive collection.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
May 07, 2020
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-220) and index.
Contents
Introduction : industry as culture in nineteenth-century Britain
"One co-operative body" : the rhetoric of the factory system
"Beautiful combinations" : abstraction and technological beauty in the works of Charles Babbage
"A debilitated race" : savageness in social investigation and design theory
"Appropriate beauty" : the work of ornament in the age of mechanical reproduction
"What you ought to learn" : industrial culture and the Exhibition of 1851
"Only a machine before" : manliness and mechanism in Ruskin and Morris.
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