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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 March 2002
... savage woman, she shall rear my dusky race.—Locksley Hall,LordAlfredTennyson While Henry James was writing ‘‘A Landscape Painter’’ (1866), his elder brother, William James, was exploring Bra- zil with ‘‘that great naturalist Louis Agassiz, and a small entourage.1 In...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 630–633.
Published: 01 September 2017
... numerous scientific and social theories of change, force, and motion (for example, those of Louis Agassiz, Michael Faraday, Johann Gottlieb Fichte, and Herbert Spencer) to develop a philosophy of history as iterative, in which progress occurs through conflict and reversal. This iterative philosophy of...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Cary Agassiz cover women who popular- ized science through print publication and educational reforms. The second half of the book is more eclectic, as Baym first addresses the success of Maria Mitchell...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 March 2003
... more and more related to technological advance throughout the nineteenth century. Early chapters on Almira Phelps, Sarah Hale, Catharine Beecher, Susan Fenimore Cooper, and Elizabeth Cary Agassiz cover women...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 451–481.
Published: 01 September 2005
... the white. This octave of faulty decorumhidestheextraordinarylizardCP, 22) ‘‘The intelligent student of Natural History wrote Louis Agassiz dur- ing the twilight of natural history in American intellectual life, ‘‘is led unconsciously, by the study of the animal kingdom itself, to these...
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American Literature (1 June 2019) 91 (2): 263–293.
Published: 01 June 2019
... theorists (including Charles Caldwell, Samuel G. Morton, George R. Gliddon, Josiah C. Nott, and Louis Agassiz) asserted that external features such as skin color are permanent, fixed, reliable indicators of internal character and capacities (rather than mutable, fluid, and environmentally determined, as...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 391–393.
Published: 01 June 2004
...- rative, she delivers a brilliantly associative intellectual biography, organized around central habits of nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 394–396.
Published: 01 June 2004
... nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles Darwin powerfully shaped Emerson’s thinking, especially about the role of the secular intellectual...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 396–397.
Published: 01 June 2004
... growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles Darwin powerfully shaped Emerson’s thinking, especially about the role of the secular intellectual. After resigning his pastorate, Emerson visited the...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 398–400.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., organized around central habits of nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles Darwin powerfully shaped Emerson’s thinking, especially about...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 400–402.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., organized around central habits of nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles Darwin powerfully shaped Emerson’s thinking, especially about...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 402–404.
Published: 01 June 2004
... delivers a brilliantly associative intellectual biography, organized around central habits of nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 405–407.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., organized around central habits of nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles Darwin powerfully shaped Emerson’s thinking, especially about...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2004
... intellectual biography, organized around central habits of nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles Darwin powerfully shaped Emerson’s thinking...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 409–411.
Published: 01 June 2004
... around central habits of nineteenth-century scientific thought: patterns of gnomic growth, polarity, evolution (vii). Texts by Goethe, de Staël, Coleridge, Dugald Stewart, John Herschel, William Whewell, Louis Agassiz, and Charles Darwin powerfully shaped Emerson’s thinking, especially about the role...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 648–649.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- Tseng 2000.8.30 14:28 OCV:0 Book Reviews 627 didacts such as John Bartram, professional naturalists such as Louis Agassiz, and popularizers of natural...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 649–650.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- Tseng 2000.8.30 14:28 OCV:0 Book Reviews 627 didacts such as John Bartram, professional naturalists such as Louis Agassiz, and popularizers of natural...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 650–651.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- Tseng 2000.8.30 14:28 OCV:0 Book Reviews 627 didacts such as John Bartram, professional naturalists such as Louis Agassiz, and popularizers of natural...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 652–653.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- Tseng 2000.8.30 14:28 OCV:0 Book Reviews 627 didacts such as John Bartram, professional naturalists such as Louis Agassiz, and popularizers of natural...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 653–654.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- Tseng 2000.8.30 14:28 OCV:0 Book Reviews 627 didacts such as John Bartram, professional naturalists such as Louis Agassiz, and popularizers of natural...