2 edition of Gladstone and liberalism found in the catalog.
Gladstone and liberalism
John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond
|Statement||by J. L. Hammond and M. R. D. Foot. .|
|Series||Teach yourself history library|
|Contributions||Foot, Michael Richard Daniel.|
|LC Classifications||DA563.5 .H32|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 219 p.|
|Number of Pages||219|
Abstract. The exuberant energy of the –74 ministry marked the heady flush of Gladstonian Liberalism in power. The extensive legislative achievement of this government indicated the broad sweep of opinion and powerful reforming impetus embraced within the progressive movement of Liberal : Angus Hawkins. A Jenkins suggests in Gladstone, Whiggism and the Liberal Party () Gladstone’s leadership may have split the Party in but it was also a major factor in holding the diverse elements of Liberalism together in the years to Gladstone deliberately balanced Whiggism and Radicalism, as shown in his choice of cabinet ministers in.
Both the introduction and the book itself conclude with what must be Professor Shannon’s most striking claim: the tragedy of Gladstone’s Home Rule plan was not that its failure fatally alienated Ireland, but rather that his stubborn, God-driven unwillingness to accept something less proved a catastrophe to both the Liberal Party and to. Radical Liberalism by Peter Jukes. by Julia Kelly | Wednesday, explored at length in my book the Fall of the House of Murdoch – has made me reflect on the principles of the founder of this library, William Gladstone, and the 'radical liberalism' of its warden, Peter Francis.
The Origin of 'Liberalism' repeatedly using “liberal” in a political way, notably in a book published in William Gladstone, the party’s leader, served four terms as prime Author: Daniel B. Klein. This book argues that liberalism is the only fair path for modern societies because it rests on the dual forces of classical liberalism's laissez-faire economics and modern liberalism's commitment to social welfare. of Eric Alterman, Why We're Liberals: A Handbook ().
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Gladstone and liberalism. London: English Universities Press,(OCoLC) Named Person: W E Gladstone; W E Gladstone: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J L Hammond; M R D Foot. Gladstone and Liberalism by J.L. And Foot M.R.D.
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William Ewart Gladstone, statesman and four-time prime minister of Great Britain (–74, –85,–94). Gladstone was of purely Scottish descent.
His father, John, made himself a merchant prince and was a member of Parliament (–27). Gladstone was sent to Eton, where he did not. Read this book on Questia. When Gladstone died in it was universally recognised that he had been the leading figure of the nineteenth century in the history of.
Readers who are acquainted only with Gladstone's political activities will know how much these were affected by his religious beliefs, and they will alos have formed an idea of Gladstone's Liberalism.
In this book we can, firstly, trace in detail the progress of Gladstone's religious thought, culminating in due course in the remarkable 5/5(1).
Mary Gladstone and the Victorian Salon: Music, Literature, Liberalism is the first book-length study of music and liberalism, of any period or place.
Until now, statesmen and men of letters have been the focus of books about high Victorian liberals; my monograph presents how top-drawer music-making, led by a particularly prominent woman, interacts with this known trajectory.
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The term "liberalism" comes from the Latin word liber meaning "free." Mises defines liberalism as "the liberal doctrine of the harmony of the rightly understood interests of all members of a free society founded on the principle of private ownership of the means of production." This book presents the theoretical and practical arguments for liberalism in the classical/5.
Despite the nomenclature, Victorian salons interconnected music, literature, politics, and liberalism. Weliver explains in the introduction that liberalism in the context of this book is behavioral rather than political, and that Mary Gladstone and members of her inner circle supported the arts as a way to advance liberal ideas.
This chapter examines the characteristics of the first Gladstone government. It suggests a way of classifying the most significant projects pursued by Liberals between and It then explores the tensions between these different Liberal ideals, and their contribution to the difficulties that the government faced from It also suggests that these tensions were exacerbated by the Author: Jonathan Parry.
At a similar level of generalisation, Gladstone and most Liberal high churchmen, nonconformists and religious radicals shared a different conception of ‘liberty’.
For them, the overriding political and religious problem was the corruption inherent in the exercise of authority.
Gladstone was Prime Minister four times:, and His first ministry began with a series of reforms generally held to have been based on the precepts of 'Gladstonian Liberalism'. During the second ministry, however, the reforming impetus within Britain : Stephen J.
Lee. Get Textbooks on Google Play. Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Still a timeless classic in the liberal tradition.
Hobhouse conveys, very succinctly, the importance of a liberal ideology that does not turn its back on social responsibility. Although straightforward, the text is multi-textured with enough subtlety to draw students into a discussion of deeper.
issues associated with liberal thought and practice. • Liberalism: The Life of an Idea by Edmund Fawcett (University Press Group, £). To order a copy for £ go to or call Free UK p&p over £10 Author: Jeremy Waldron.
Product Information. To restore Gladstone to his proper context in that world on the other side of the looking glass, the political world of 'old' or classical liberalism, to set forth what he hoped to achieve, how well he achieved it, and in what respects it was worth achievingthis is a difficult task.
Books shelved as liberalism: On Liberty by John Stuart Mill, An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, The Road to Se. Gladstonian Liberalism. Few statesmen left a deeper and more permanent mark on British Liberalism than William Ewart Gladstone ().
What secured a unique place for him in the history of Liberalism was not simply the fact that he was Prime Minister four times (,and ), having previously served as Chancellor of the Exchequer for most of the years. This chapter examines the reasons why Gladstone took up Homeric studies and attempts to bring out the significance of the substantial shift in his views.
One reason for Gladstone's study of Homer is that the task provided a diversion from politics, a way of spending spare time profitably. A second explanation of his dedication to Homer is that he was eager to attack the opinions of George Author: David Bebbington.
Paying close attention to literary and biographical details, the book also sheds new light on Tennyson's poetry, George Eliot's fiction, the founding of the Royal College of Music, the Gladstone family, and a broad plane of wider British culture, including political liberalism and women, sociability, social theology and aesthetic democracy.Paying close attention to literary and biographical details, the book also sheds new light on Tennyson's poetry, George Eliot's fiction, the founding of the Royal College of Music, the Gladstone family, and a broad plane of wider British culture, including political liberalism and women, sociability, social theology, and aesthetic by: 2.
He was an MP for over sixty years, a long serving and exceptional Chancellor of the Exchequer and four times Prime Minister. As the leader of the Liberal party over three decades, he personified the values and policies of later Victorian Liberalism. Gladstone, however, was always more than just a : Roland Quinault.