Bernard Shaw as artist-Fabian / Charles A. Carpenter ; foreword by R.F. Dietrich

Author(s): Carpenter, Charles A
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Subjects: Literature and society--England--History--19th century
Literature and society--England--History--20th century
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950--Political and social views
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2009
Series: The Florida Bernard Shaw series
Florida Bernard Shaw series
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xix, 115 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. The emergence of Shaw as a Fabian activist 1
2. The roots of Shaw's distinctive Fabianism 10
3. "Educate" 23
4. "Permeate" 41
5. "Irritate" 76
Epilogue 87
Notes 91
Sources consulted 105
Index 113
Notes: LCCN: 2009017137
ISBN: 9780813034058 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0813034051 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: The emergence of Shaw as a Fabian activist -- The roots of Shaw's distinctive fabianism. Individualistic/anarchistic bent ; Rhetorical/oratorical genius -- "Educate." "The basis of socialism: economic" -- "Permeate." Widowers' houses ; Mrs. Warren's profession ; John Bull's other island ; Major Barbara ; Ann in Man and superman -- "Irritate."
OCLC Number: 318874484
ISBN/ISSN: 9780813034058