The Ritual Culture of Victorian Professionals: Competing for Ceremonial Status, 1838-1877

by

Write The First Customer Review

Focusing on the middle decades of the nineteenth century, Albert D. Pionke's book historicizes the relationship of ritual, class, and public status in Victorian England. His analysis of various discourses related to professionalization suggests that public ritual flourished during the period, especially among the burgeoning ranks of Victorian professions. As Pionke shows, magazines, court cases, law books, manuals, and works by authors that include William Makepeace Thackeray, Thomas Hughes, Anthony Trollope, Charles ...

The Ritual Culture of Victorian Professionals: Competing for Ceremonial Status, 1838-1877 2016, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138271975

Trade paperback

Select
The Ritual Culture of Victorian Professionals: Competing for Ceremonial Status, 1838-1877 2013, Ashgate Publishing Limited

ISBN-13: 9781409470465

Hardcover

Select