Table of contents for The civilising mission and the English middle class, 1792-1850 : the "heathen" at home and overseas / Alison Twells.

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Contents
List of maps and illustrations
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
Introduction
	The middle class and the civilising mission 
	Women and missionary philanthropy
 Missions, power and colonialism 
	The heathen at home and overseas: issues of ?race? and ?class?
	The Bible and cultural history 	
	The local, the national and the global
1	?One Blood?: The heathen at home and overseas in late eighteenth- and early-
	nineteenth century missions
 ?Like Cherokees and Mohawks, but more wicked?: early Methodist missions
	Old Dissent and ?all the world?
	The missionary impulse: collaborations and conflicts
	?A sort of Botany Bay experiment?: Hannah More and the missionary 
	solution
	Philanthropic women and the Corpus Christianum
	
2	Charity begun at home: missionary philanthropy and the new middle class, 
	Sheffield 1804-1823 
 Middle-class men and philanthropic networks
	The monitorial system and global civilisation
	Women, domestic reform and the visiting system
	Women and the missionary public
3	Missionary domesticity and ?woman?s sphere?: the Reads of Wincobank Hall
 Making Christian children: the evangelical mother?s mission
Happy English Children and the ?heathen other?
Missionary domesticity: Wincobank Hall
Missionary domesticity and woman?s sphere
Missionary mothers and public men
4	?Bringing about the World?s restoration?: missionary women and the creation of a 
global Christian community, 1816-1832
 Missionary women and global Christianity
Hannah Kilham?s domestic mission to Ireland and West Africa
Wretched cabins, little palaces: domestic reform in Ireland in the 1820s
African huts: Gambia and Sierra Leone, 1923-32
5	Trembling Philanthropists? Missionary philanthropy under pressure in the 	1830s 
and 1840s
 Little black climbing boys: the early evangelical critique of overseas missions
A ?repugnant perversion of traditional Christian values?: political economy, 
Christianity and civilisation
 ?Pluck out first the beam out of thine own eye?: missionary priorities
Medical men, phrenology and the challenge of science
Secular knowledge and the Mechanics? Institute
The ?wants of mankind at home?: ?physical civilisation? and domestic missions
6	?A Christian and Civilised Land?? The English missionary and the South Pacific 
and in the 1820s to 1840s
 ?A moral miracle?: evangelical representations of the South Pacific 
 ?Nothing behind our own countrymen?: God?s family on earth
Missionary disappointments and anxieties of conversion
 ?The associations awakened by their presence?: England?s civilisation 
Conclusions 
Endnotes
Bibliography

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Missions -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Missions -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Missions, English -- History -- 18th century.
Missions, English -- History -- 19th century.
England -- Church history -- 18th century.
England -- Church history -- 19th century.
Middle class -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Middle class -- England -- History -- 19th century.