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Sociability and society in eighteenth-century Scotland

Sociability and society in eighteenth-century Scotland

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Published by Mercat Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland,
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Enlightenment -- Scotland.,
    • Philosophy, Scottish -- 18th century.,
    • Scotland -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Scotland -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.,
    • Scotland -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by John Dwyer and Richard B. Sher.
      ContributionsDwyer, John Alfred, 1948-, Sher, Richard B., 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA812 .S63 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 252 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1139768M
      ISBN 101873644205
      LC Control Number94108561
      OCLC/WorldCa28524361

        Dr. Mark Wallace: Eighteenth-Century Scottish Sociability Eighteenth-century Scottish clubs and societies—particularly the freemasons—have long been of interest to me. While a PhD candidate at the University of St Andrews, I studied Scottish masonic lodges and how they functioned during the Scottish Enlightenment.   Read "Elite Women and Polite Society in Eighteenth-Century Scotland. By Katharine Glover. Pp. ISBN: St Andrews Studies in Scottish History. Woodbridge: Boydell, £, Scottish Historical Review" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips.

      Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford. Course Summary. This course explores Scotland’s great changes and developments from Making extensive use of the National Museum’s collections, the course covers the Enlightenment and the growth of Universities, the growth of trade, transportation and industry, and the impact of Jacobite rebellions and events overseas, from France and Spain to the American colonies.

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