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The De-moralization Of Society

From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values

by Gertrude Himmelfarb

  • 261 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Vintage .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethical issues & debates,
  • Sociology - General,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • United States,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • General,
  • Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • England,
  • Moral conditions,
  • Social values

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7700843M
    ISBN 100679764909
    ISBN 109780679764908

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