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Challenges to Utilitarian Education: Arnold & Newman...

This week we explored the ways in which writers and artists in the Victorian Age tried to undermine the prevailing utilitarian views on education. We have seen this presented very strongly in Charles Dickens’  328 more words

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Charles Dickens Hard Times- Week 6

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well I am hoping that Dickens’ core message about the ailments plaguing 19thC England and about his vision of a cure, are becoming clearer to you now that we have listened hard to voice of Mt Thleary and have heard what poor Louisa had to endure under her father’s care. 638 more words

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Victorianism and Charles Dickens

What a fabulous week to be able to jump in and explore all those amazing connections between the Victorian Age and Sydney our home city: The Queen Victoria Building, Victoria Road, Albert Road, The Palace Gardens… the list goes on. 243 more words

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Jane Austen and the dissolution of Emma's ego.

Jane Austen’s Emma may on the surface seem to be a book about the privileged middle and upper class society of the late 18th and early 19th Century in England. 619 more words

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Transformation of nineteenth Century Log cabin by Savioz Fabrizzi Architectes

This 19th-century cabin acquired originally already been abandoned, plus during the renovation procedure, it was destroyed and rebuilt from the floor up. It is located in Praz-de-Fort, Orsières, Swiss. 11 more words

Nineteenth Century Literature 2017

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We have had a wonderful start to our Autumn semester in Sydney: temperatures are still hovering around the mid twenties but we have had lashings of rain which has kept our burgeoning bush alive and free from the ravages of late summer bush fires! 902 more words

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it's almost my nineteenth birthday

In honor of my nineteenth birthday coming up, I’ve decided to do some self-evaluation and meditation. Beginning this new chapter of my life, I want to clear the old and work on being the best person possible. 114 more words

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