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  • 1. The Victorian Age The socio-cultural setting Raffaele Nardella http://www.darwin.ie/ Charles Darwin
  • 2. Reformism and moralism in the age of Queen Victoria
    • Economy
      • Urbanization and capitalism
    • Religion
      • Decline of the Church of England
    • Victorian Liberalism
      • Adam Smith – Free trade
      • Jeremy Bentham - Utilitarianism
      • James Mill – Philosopher of laissez-faire
    Raffaele Nardella http://www.library.hbs.edu/hc/collections/kress/kress_img/adam_smith2.htm Adam Smith
  • 3. Reformism and moralism in the age of Queen Victoria
    • John Stuart Mill
      • Balance between freedom and control
      • Equality of sexes
      • Education
    • Charles Darwin
      • On the Origin of the Species 1859
      • Evolutionary theory
      • Social Darwinism – Rudyard Kipling
    Raffaele Nardella http://www.utilitarianism.com/johnstuartmill.html John Stuart Mill

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