The de-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values

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The de-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values - Himmelfarb, Gertrude

As the debate over values grows ever more divisive, one of the most eminent historians of the Victorian era reminds readers that values are no substitute for virtues--and that the Victorian considered hard work, thrift, respectability, and charity virtues essential to a worthwhile life. "An elegant, literate defense of ninteenth-century English ... Read More

The de-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values 1996, Vintage Books

ISBN-13: 9780679764908

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The de-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values 1995, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679438175

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The de-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values 1995, Coronet Books

ISBN-13: 9780255363594

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