The Space of Politics: Classics, Utopia, and the Defence of Order

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This article examines the reimagining of cities in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries to argue that Classics has been a means of obscuring class issues in the city.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationGreek and Roman Classics in the British Struggle for Social Change
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Samuel Taylor Coleridge to Harold Wilson’s Cabinet
EditorsEdith Hall, Henry Stead
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherBloomsbury Academic
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9781472584267
Publication statusPublished - 18 Jun 2015


  • City
  • Classics
  • Class
  • utopia
  • urban planning

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