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The Resource Culture & money in the nineteenth century : abstracting economics, edited by Daniel Bivona & Marlene Tromp, (electronic resource)

Culture & money in the nineteenth century : abstracting economics, edited by Daniel Bivona & Marlene Tromp, (electronic resource)

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Culture & money in the nineteenth century : abstracting economics
Title
Culture & money in the nineteenth century
Title remainder
abstracting economics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Daniel Bivona & Marlene Tromp
Title variation
Culture and money in the nineteenth century
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Since the 1980s, scholars have made the case for examining nineteenth-century culture?-?particularly literary output? -??through the lens of economics. In Culture and Money in the Nineteenth Century: Abstracting Economics, two luminaries in the field of Victorian studies, Daniel Bivona and Marlene Tromp, have collected contributions from leading thinkers that push New Economic Criticism in new and exciting directions. Spanning the Americas, India, England, and Scotland, this volume adopts an inclusive, global view of the cultural effects of economics and exchange. Contributors use the concept of abstraction to show how economic thought and concerns around money permeated all aspects of nineteenth-century culture, from the language of wills to arguments around the social purpose of art. The characteristics of investment and speculation; the fraught symbolic and practical meanings of paper money to the Victorians; the shifting value of goods, services, and ideas; the evolving legal conceptualizations of artistic ownership?-?all of these, contributors argue, are essential to understanding nineteenth-century culture in Britain and beyond"--
  • "Since the 1980s, scholars have made the case for examining nineteenth-century culture--particularly literary output--through the lens of economics. In Culture and Money in the Nineteenth Century: Abstracting Economics, two luminaries in the field of Victorian studies, Daniel Bivona and Marlene Tromp, have collected contributions from leading thinkers that push New Economic Criticism in new and exciting directions. Spanning the Americas, India, England, and Scotland, this volume adopts an inclusive, global view of the cultural effects of economics and exchange. Contributors use the concept of abstraction to show how economic thought and concerns around money permeated all aspects of nineteenth century culture, from the language of wills to arguments around the social purpose of art. The characteristics of investment and speculation; the fraught symbolic and practical meanings of paper money to the Victorians; the shifting value of goods, services, and ideas; the evolving legal conceptualizations of artistic ownership--all of these, contributors argue, are essential to understanding nineteenth-century culture in Britain and beyond"--
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DLC
Dewey number
306/.009034
LC call number
HM621
LC item number
.C85746 2016
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1966-
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  • Bivona, Daniel
  • Tromp, Marlene
Series statement
Series in Victorian studies
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  • Culture
  • Money
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
Label
Culture & money in the nineteenth century : abstracting economics, edited by Daniel Bivona & Marlene Tromp, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001662799
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unknown
Isbn
9780821421963
Lccn
2015049048
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remote
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(WaSeSS)bookssj0001662799
Label
Culture & money in the nineteenth century : abstracting economics, edited by Daniel Bivona & Marlene Tromp, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001662799
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780821421963
Lccn
2015049048
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001662799

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