Much the same is it with many other sinewy Saxonisms
of this sort, which emigrated to New-England rocks with the noble brawn of the old English emigrants in the time of the Commonwealth.
Unfortunately for posterity he too enthusiastically described the changes then occurring in Germany, defending them as expressions of an essential Saxonism
also seen in the Reformation.
steadily altered the discourse on the primacy of Anglo Saxonism
and the preference for 'native' vocabulary.
The mainstream English periodicals, such as The Times, Punch, among others, helped circulate the dominant ideology of Saxonism
and perpetuate the racial stereotypes against the Irish Celts.
Thus, for example, because some authors explicitly attach Saxonism
to claims about native and natural liberty or to the "pure Church," Doyle then presumes that any subsequent invocation of "native" or "pure" is inherently an invocation of Saxonism
Even so, Anglo Saxonism
still welcomed the immigrant because it was believed that Americans had the remarkable ability to assimilate peoples from a wide range of racial origins.
For Leerssen, Arnold's Celtic lectures are not only a "counterblast" against the Saxonism
of Charles Kingsley and Thomas Carlyle but also "one of the very first instances of the gradual dissociation between Britain and Germany, which was to accelerate from the 1870s onward.
1995), Race and Manifest Destiny: The Origins of American Racial Anglo- Saxonism
, Cambridge, MA.
The original Lancashire escapes too much Anglo Saxonism
and too much Normanism.
Monger, The End of Isolation: British Foreign Policy 1900-1907 (1963); Stuart Anderson, Race and Rapprochement: Anglo Saxonism
and Anglo-American Relations, 1895-1904 (1981); Phillip E.
For a discussion of the academic politics of Normanism and Saxonism
, see CANTOR, supra note 3, at 268-86.