Nineteenth-Century Sanitation Reform Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Benjamin, Bret. “Dirty Politics and Dirty Protest: Resistance and the Trope of Sanitation in Northern Ireland.” LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory 10, no. 1 (July 1999): 63-86.

Investigates how dirt and sanitation have been employed in creating difference between the English and Irish.

Burgan, Mary. “Mapping Contagion in Victorian London: Disease in the East End.” In Victorian Urban Settings: Essays on the Nineteenth-Century City and Its Contexts, edited by Debra N. Mancoff and D. J. Trela, pp. 43-56. New York: Garland Publishing, 1996.

Explores the link between topography and disease, and...

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