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RURAL. That which relates to the country, as rural servitudes. See Urban.

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Yet the realist alternative to this ideology equally sustains a sedentary category--'rural Ireland'--and there is ample evidence in The Great Hunger to suggest that Kavanagh was not comfortable with the realist ruralism for which he and other writers (principally those associated with The Bell) were becoming known.
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Conor McCarthy uses these terms in arguing that there is a latent and hypocritical ruralism in Bolger's somewhat confused retreat from modernity (while simultaneously pretending to champion the urban world); McCarthy, p.
Two personal interests would intrude into this chronicle of Britishness, ruralism and village life: Spencer's own deep religious conviction, and an admiration for the earliest Italian Renaissance artists, in particular Giotto (1267-1337) who had rejected fanciful embellishments to depict directly from life.
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Davidson seeks to undermine the escapist, distortive ruralism that used the Scottish community as a source of nostalgia and continuity in the face of rapid economic and industrial change.
In such circumstances, schools were unlikely to have accomplished all that much, especially when the citizenship they tried to teach, based as it was on visions of a consensual community set in a mythically romanticized ruralism, flew so obviously in the face of the daily experience of working-class children.
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