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The Rebellion Against VictorianismThe 1890s was in time for transformation for the English society After Queen Victoria died the heart of the Victorian culture seemed tofade England was beginning to experience economic competition fromother states and a gradual decline from its former pinnacle of power Politically the Parliament experienced some fundamental power shiftsafter the turn of the century This essay will address the climate ofchange in the English culture and its expressions The changes occurredin two separate and distinct time periods These time periods are theturn of the century from 1890s to World War II The second period isWWII to 1970s The new century brought about an end to the old and stuffyVictorian life-styles The social stigmas of women and their behaviorwas challenged and change by the rise of feminism in 1910 Women beganto protest against the system for women s suffrage One instance theseviolent women ran around in the city smashing store windows to getnotoriety for their cause Books such as the Odd Women featured afictional representation of professional women They were classifiedin two categories both an attack on the social institution of marriage The first of these new women were out only for fun Thesecond was the concept of an asexual being who did not need a man These women owned their own flats and had various jobs usuallysecretarial in nature The book expressed an uncomfortable period oftransformation Working women were not completely accepted by Englishsociety at this time The book portrayed different lives and how theycoped with their situations1 The male character was also in a state of change This changebrought about the term new men These new men were classified by asexual anarchy This movement was predominantly a middle classliberal expression Many were young male artisans who were homosexual The word homosexuality was created by an amendment to criminal lawwhich had declared all acts of sodomy as illegal Previous to thisamendment the
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