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T. C. Smout
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President of the British Academy. WHENI was asked to contribute to this symposium, I made clear to the organisers that I was no Victorian scholar

President of the British Academy. WHENI was asked to contribute to this symposium, I made clear to the organisers that I was no Victorian scholar. Though I have a passionate interest in some individual Victorians my knowledge of the period as a whole is very patchy, and I would not be competent to write a scholarly publishable contribution. Instead, I want to do two things. First, very briefly, I want to thank the Royal Society of Edinburgh, on behalf of the British Academy, for hosting and organising this joint symposium

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Victorian Values book. This collection, the outcome of the first joint symposium between the British Academy and the Royal Society of Edinburgh, attempts to sift through the myths to illustrate how the reality of the Victorian age differs from modern perceptions. Of particular relevance is Raphael Samuel's In recent years there has been a great deal of discussion about Victorian values.

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Volume 76 continues the tradition of the Proceedings of the British Academy (first published in 1905) in providing a unique record of British scholarship in the humanities and social sciences by publishing the highly regarded Academy lectures, and through its memoirs of the lives and scholarly achievements of recently deceased Fellows of the Academy. This book is intended for historians, archaeologists, students of English literature, philosophers.

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This superb volume is a welcome advance in the current re-engagement with the ethical thought of Henry Sidgewick, a prominent late Victorian philosopher and reformer. Sidgewick wrote the first professional work of modern moral philosophy, yet one century after his death, his thought remains relevant to the present revival of interest in the question of how we should live. org to approved e-mail addresses.

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In recent years there has been a great deal of discussion about Victorian values. This collection, the outcome of the first joint symposium between the British Academy and the Royal Society of Edinburgh, attempts to sift through the myths to illustrate how the reality of the Victorian age differs from modern perceptions.