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Language, Discourse, Society

Improvement and Romance

Constructing the Myth of the Highlands

Authors: Womack, Peter

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An attempt to trace the origins of the romantic image of the Highlands, by examining the economic, military and ideological circumstances of the region's subjugation by the British state. It combines literary criticism and cultural history to produce a case study of the making of the myth.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Improvement and Romance
Book Subtitle
Constructing the Myth of the Highlands
Authors
Series Title
Language, Discourse, Society
Copyright
1989
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-349-08496-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-349-08496-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 211
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