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The Victorian Religious Novel: Conversion, Confession, and the Marriage Plot
Victorian scholars of fiction have hitherto largely overlooked that fiction was an important site for Victorian authors and readers to engage in open discussion of religious issues in the Victorian period, often known, ...
Obeying God rather than men: Protestant individualism and the empowerment of Victorian women
This dissertation looks at Protestant individualism and the degree to which it was potentially empowering to Victorian women. By Protestant individualism, I mean a way of thinking about and speaking about the self that ...