19 th century society. CHANGING FAMILY. Romantic love became the most important reason for marriage by 1850 Middle class females monitored extremely close by parents High rate of illegitimacy decreased after 1850 Fidelity in marriage especially emphasized
It served as an inspiration to later revolutionaries like Vladimir Lenin.
An active legislator and reformer.
Known for his populist speeches.
Could be preachy.
Queen Victoria couldn’t stand him.
Tried to deal with the “Irish Question.”
Supported a “Little England”foreign policy.
“Little England” Policy
“Big England” Policy
England must be the greatest colonial power.
Spend £ on supporting the empire.
England must invest in her own people at home.
Try negotiations, rather than costly military solutions.
Gladstone debates Home Rule in Commons.