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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Romanticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Human rights -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Natural law -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Human rights in literature.,
    • Natural law in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementR.S. White.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR447 .W47 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3424637M
      ISBN 101403994781
      LC Control Number2005047613

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White's Natural Rights and the Birth of Romanticism in the s is an excellent survey of how some of the key concepts of Romanticism came into being.' - J. Claver, The Heythrop Journal 'White's engaging book remains an original contribution to. Natural Rights and the Birth of Romanticism in the s.

Following the American War of Independence and the French Revolution, ideas of the 'Natural Rights of Man' (later distinguished into particular issues like rights of association, rights of women, slaves, children and animals) were publicly debated in England.

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Natural Rights and the Birth of Romanticism than ‘sentimentality’, and less exclusively aesthetic and affective, and it explains why, in the s, the novel of sensibility could turn into something far more harshly realistic and polemical than it had ever been.

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Natural rights and the birth of romanticism in the s. [R S White] -- Following the American War of Independence and the French Revolution ideas of 'Natural Rights of Man (later distinguished as particular issues like rights of association, rights of women, slaves.

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Abolition of French monarchy and Republic declared Smith, Desmond. His publications are mainly in the field of early modern literature, especially Shakespeare, and also Romantic literature.

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But in nature, the glory and panacea of romanticism, they found nothing. Theirs is an aesthetic that disavows the natural and with it the body. The truly beautiful body is dead, because it is empty.

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Revolution. When reference is made to Romantic verse, the poets who generally spring to mind are William Blake (), William Wordsworth (), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (), George Gordon, 6th Lord Byron (), Percy Bysshe Shelley () and John Keats ().

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