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The stammering century.

Gilbert Seldes

The stammering century.

by Gilbert Seldes

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Social reformers -- United States.,
    • United States -- Civilization -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesHarper colophon books,, CN/53
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .S46 1965
      The Physical Object
      Pagination414 p.
      Number of Pages414
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5935681M
      LC Control Number65002678
      OCLC/WorldCa422013

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      Stammering in children. The original 5% figure for children came from a UK study in (Andrews & Harris), where over 1, children were tracked from the time of birth throughout the next 16 years. Around % started to stammer at some point and most stopped stammering, either naturally or with the help of speech therapy. Stammering in adults is quite rare, but this is no less an unattractive phenomenon, which may have different roots. It is not for nothing that ancient healers and scientists, and the modern luminaries of medicine, pay so much attention to him in searching for possible causes and effective methods for solving the problem of this speech disorder in both children and adults.

        What 19th-century culture has to say about 21st-century tech. Leo Shaw. Follow. The stammering century --A stormer of heaven --Times of refreshing --Gasper River --The new Eden --And the old Adam --Winners of souls --A messianic murderer --The new soul --The perfect communist --Reformer and radical --An apostle of the newness --Sweetness and light --A saint --The winsome heart --A moral hijacker --Some women reformers.


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First published inThe Stammering Century is a history of the religious fads, radical philosophies, and communist experiments of the s which, according to Seldes’ thesis, took root in the ferment of Puritanical Calvinism’s slow decay after/5.

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Jonathan Edwards' famous sermon,Cited by: 9. Gilbert Seldes, the author of The Stammering Century, writes: This book is not a record of the major events in Ameri­can history during the nineteenth century.

It is concerned with minor movements, with the cults and manias of that period. Its personages are fanatics, and radicals, and mountebanks. Gilbert Seldes, the author of The Stammering Century, writes: This book is not a record of the major events in Ameri­can history during the nineteenth century.

It is concerned with minor movements, with the cults and manias of that period. Its personages are fanatics, and radicals, and mountebanks. Its intention is t. Written in and re-issued inThe Stammering Century is a social history of the metamorphosis of religious revivalism - which is to say, American Christian Fundamentalism.

The Stammering Century traces the root of revivalism to early 18th century New England and the effects of Rev. Jonathan Edwards /5(8). Written in and re-issued inThe Stammering Century is a social history of the metamorphosis of religious revivalism - which is to say, American Christian Fundamentalism.

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Gilbert Seldes, the author of The Stammering Century, writes: This book is not a record of the major events in Ameri­can history during the nineteenth century. Gilbert Seldes, the author of The Stammering Century, writes: This book is not a record of the major events in Ameri-can history during the nineteenth century.

It is concerned with minor movements, with the cults and manias of that period. Its personages are /5(). Gilbert Seldes, the author of The Stammering Century, writes:This book is not a record of the major events in American history during the nineteenth century.

It is concerned with minor movements, with the cults and manias of that period. Its personages are fanatics, and radicals, and mountebanks. Its intention is to connect these secondary movements and figures with the primary forces of the. Lists of such fragmentary observations, which suggest the output of a hand-cranked steampunk search engine, are salted through The Stammering Century.

Seldes’s book. The Stammering Century is a work of continuing vitality and interest.” —Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. “He [the reader] will find plenty in to excite his Pages: "This book is not a record of the major events in American history during the nineteenth century.

It is concerned with minor movements, with the cults and mania of that period. Its personages are fanatics, and radicals, and mountebanks. Format: Paperback Written in and re-issued inThe Stammering Century is a social history of the metamorphosis of religious revivalism - which is to say, American Christian Fundamentalism.

The Stammering Century traces the root of revivalism to early 18th century New England and the effects of Rev. Jonathan Edwards' famous sermon,/5(4). The Stammering Century is a work of continuing vitality and interest.” —Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.

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Stammering Exercise #4: Reading exercises are helpful in identification of patterns of repetition of syllables that cause stammering and thus reduce bottlenecks of fast reading. For this exercise, take a text and read it fast without laying emphasis on the quality of speech.

This led to books like The Stammering Centuryand Mainland. By the s, Seldes' writings took on heavier tones of American exceptionalism, which increased with the advent of World War II. During the Great Depression, Seldes' belief that entertainment existed purely for its own sake evolved.

Probably not, at least judging by “The King of Confidence,” Miles Harvey’s jaunty, far-ranging history of the 19th-century con man and prophet James Jesse Strang. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Seldes, Gilbert Vivian, Stammering century.

Gloucester, Mass., Peter Smith, (OCoLC)   Gilbert Seldes, the author of The Stammering Century, writes: This book is not a record of the major events in Ameri­can history during the nineteenth century.

It is concerned with minor movements, with the cults and manias of that period. Its personages are. Get this from a library! The stammering century. [Gilbert Seldes] -- A record of the cults and manias in America during the nineteenth century.The subject is of course as timely at the beginning of the twenty-first century as when the book first appeared in Seldes’s fascinated and often sympathetic accounts of dreamers, rogues, frauds, sectarians, madmen, and geniuses from Jonathan Edwards to the messianic murderer Matthias have established The Stammering Century not only as a Brand: New York Review Books.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Seldes, Gilbert, Stammering century.

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