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How We Might Live: Utopian Ecology in William Morris and Samuel Butler

Benjamin Morgan

in Ecological Form: System and Aesthetics in the Age of Empire

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282128
eISBN:
9780823286034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282128.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This essay argues that a proliferation of utopias focusing on a return to nature beginning around 1870—represented here by William Morris’ s News from Nowhere (1890) and Samuel Butler’ s Erewhon ... More


Gathering the Fragments: Critiquing the New Consumerism

Noel Thompson

in Social Opulence and Private Restraint: The Consumer in British Socialist Thought Since 1800

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199646012
eISBN:
9780191778490
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646012.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This chapter discusses the critique of consumption and consumer behaviour by late-twentieth and early-twenty-first-century socialist writers. It identifies the varied and diffuse nature of that ... More


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