He was known nationally by the mids. Over time, the role of married women has evolved a great deal and they now have rights and privileges These works, combined with detached, objective criticism, would naturally move culture toward intellectual, moral and spiritual perfection.
All rights reserved. She also wrote one of the earliest feminist essays in America. The most commonly accepted reasoning behind the new trends of Tracts for the Times, were the treatises of the movement.
This combination, of a religious temperament with loss of faith in traditional Christianity, made Carlyle's work appealing to many Victorians who were grappling with scientific and political changes that threatened the traditional social order.
Thomas De Quincey, a victim of the opium habit, published Confessions of an English Opium-Eateran account of his lonely youth and of the sublime dreams and appalling nightmares that had haunted his existence It is described by Alba H. It was also a time of exploration and invention.