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Gertrude Himmelfarb taught for twenty-three years at Brooklyn College and the Graduate School of the City University of New York, where she was named Distinguished Professor of History in 1978. Now Professor Emeritus, she lives with her husband, Irving Kristol,...read more
Gertrude Himmelfarb taught for twenty-three years at Brooklyn College and the Graduate School of the City University of New York, where she was named Distinguished Professor of History in 1978. Now Professor Emeritus, she lives with her husband, Irving Kristol, in Washington, D.C. Her previous books include The De-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values; On Looking into the Abyss: Untimely Thoughts on Culture and Society; Poverty and Compassion: The Moral Imagination of the Late Victorians; The New History and the Old; Marriage and Morals Among the Victorians; The Idea of Poverty: England in
the Early Industrial Age; On Liberty and Liberalism: The Case of John Stuart Mill; Victorian Minds (nominated for a National Book Award); Darwin and the Darwinian Revolution;
and Lord Acton: A Study in Conscience and Politics.

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One Nation, Two Cultures

A Searching Examination of American Society in the Aftermath of Our Cultural Rev olution

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On Looking Into the Abyss

Untimely Thoughts on Culture and Society

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Poverty and Compassion

The Moral Imagination of the Late Victorians

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The De-moralization Of Society

From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values

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The Roads to Modernity

The British, French, and American Enlightenments

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