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Child, the State, & the Victorian Novel
Victorian Poetry: Poetry, Poetics, and Politics
Charles Dickens and the Victorian Child: Romanticizing and Socializing the Imperfect Child
Perceptions of Childhood in the Victorian Fin-de-Siècle
Freedom Burning: Anti-Slavery and Empire in Victorian Britain
Charles Booth and the Survey into Life and Labour in London (1886-1903)
Provides an index to the original records of Booth’s Inquiry into the Life and Labour of the People in London, an extensive study of working class life undertaken between 1886 and 1903, which is archived at the London School of Economics and Political Science library. Also contains a great deal of digitized material, including police notebooks and the Maps Descriptive of London Poverty, in which maps of London were color-coded to indicate the poverty level and social class in different area.
An excellent bibliography of critical studies of Dickens' work and many useful links to research websites. From the University of California.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning: social and political issues - by Simon Avery
From industrialisation to slavery, Dr Simon Avery looks at the 19th century social and political issues that fed into Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s poetry.
The rise of technology and industry
Liza Picard considers how the development of technology and industry affected all areas of 19th-century life and work.
BBC Documentary -The Industrial Revolution