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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 43–57.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Catherine Engh Abstract This essay places Wollstonecraft’s late novel Maria; or, The Wrongs of Woman (1798) in conversation with Rousseau’s thought on natural education in Emile (1762). In both texts, aesthetic sensibility is a foundation of religious belief and a crucial feature of a program...
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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 June 2000
...-Jacques Rousseau s seemingly radical theory of compassion, in particular, he is finally able to con­ front the very things which m ust have inspired both the activ­ ist impulse of the French Revolution and his own earlier admi­ ration for Beaupuis. Rousseau first introduces the notion of compassion in his...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 43–56.
Published: 01 March 2006
... uel B utler (1759). 8 Henry James, "In tro d u ctio n " to O liver Goldsmith's The Vicar o f W akefield (New York, 1900); James's assessment is reprinted in George Rousseau, G oldsm ith:The Critical Heritage (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1974) 65-69. 9See Henry James, The Am bassadors (New York...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 133–142.
Published: 01 October 2019
...,’” 119 ; Rousseau, “Medicine and the Body,” 215 . 12 Horowitz, Sustaining Loss , 2. 13 Pollmann, Memory in Early Modern Europe , 47–48 . 14 For this context and the term reigning beauty , see Rogers, Political Biography , 72–76, 73 . 15 For a discussion of the imagery...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (3): 92–100.
Published: 01 March 2002
... is lived. A nd curi­ ously, Boswell s self-making is sim ultaneously a pride in his abil­ ity to transform him self in different company, to m utate into the ideal companion of men of quite different temperam ents and ideological com m itm ents Johnson or Wilkes, H um e or Burke or Rousseau. At the same...
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English Language Notes (2004) 41 (4): 23–26.
Published: 01 June 2004
... date and even the h o u r of my final deliverance (by now, o f course, a significantly p artu rien t consequence o f the book s seductive co n ception ) between eleven an d m idnight, the last hour, of the night before the birthday of Rousseau. A fat m an may have to make his m ind do what his body...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (3): 88–92.
Published: 01 March 2002
... as a palim psest that both problematizes and parodies these pre-texts her re­ lationship with h er father, Richard Lovell Edgeworth, Rousseau s Emile, B ernardin de Saint-Pierre s Paul and Virginia, and espe­ cially Thom as Day s Sandford and Merton as well as his role as family friend and a kind...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., asked me sim ply to use ELN to publish the State of the Profession talks, but I im m e­ diately re-cast her suggestion to include those talks in a larger frame, w hat I wanted to call "Experimental Literary Education."This seemed natural since, in the classic texts on educa­ tion, from Rousseau to Dewey...
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English Language Notes (2002) 40 (2): 23–28.
Published: 01 December 2002
... occurring in the works ofRabelais, Voltaire, Molière, Rousseau, Béranger, Zola and others, luith English Equivalents and Synonyms.14 Farm er explains rhum e de cerveau by to be infected, adding Also Rhum e Ecclesiastique [Rabelais Eva C. van Leewen interprets this as Farm er notes that this expression...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 207–211.
Published: 01 March 2012
... entire ly new w hen it start­ ed to be w ritte n in 1798 at least in England, since one can fin d a fo re b e a r o r tw o in Rousseau's R êveries (1776-78) and in S chiller's "D e r S p a zie rg an g " (1795). The next stran d I w eave in to th is sto ry is RH.'s d e scrip tio n o f fic tio n as "fu n...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 11–17.
Published: 01 March 2013
... which starts w ith passages from Rousseau, Swedenborg, Diderot, Smart, and Erasmus Darwin, fram ing a Romanti­ cism, in other words, largely o f prose or visionary poetry (Smart). We have also written "com m entaries" (one per poet) that contribute to the sense o f a poem's event-fulness, calling...
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English Language Notes (2017) 55 (1-2): 71–79.
Published: 01 March 2017
... cologizing" is another term borrow ed from Latour, by w hich I intend the process of tracing th e net­ works of relations that create agency. BANNON 79 13 By "lib e ra l," I refer to the m odernist political tra d itio n usually associated w ith figures suchas John Locke, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, and Immanuel...
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English Language Notes (2003) 40 (4): 51–61.
Published: 01 June 2003
... ith et Rousseau: De lim ile Jeune Philosophe in Le Continent Européen et le Monde Anglo-Américain aux XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles: Actes du Colloque tenu à Paris les 24 et 25 octobre 1986 (Reims: Presses U niversitaires de Reims, 1987): 82-91. 18 See Fry 158n33. 19 T hom as Paine, Collected Writings...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 2009
... etam orphosis trigger a moral and psychological transformation? 3) What does the description of the w erew olf tell us about our vision o f wolves and of men in society? Plautus and Rousseau after him, said that "m an was a w o lf to man." W hat do you think of this statement? Do you feel it still...
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English Language Notes (2001) 39 (2): 13–28.
Published: 01 December 2001
... there all the time, in the very depiction of our nature and our desires. You can hear Rousseau rehearsing in the wings. 6 It viay seem strange to some man, that has not well weighed these things; that Nature should thus dissociate, and render men apt to invade, and destroy one another: and he may therefore...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 231–247.
Published: 01 March 2013
...]nto our first world," into the garden where he hears, rather than sees, "the hidden laughter / Of Children in the foliage."32 Through an auditory hallucination that recalls Derrida's reading of Rousseau's nostalgic longing for the living speech o f a tim e im possibly prior to the belatedness of w...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 59–75.
Published: 01 March 2016
... topos. This predicam ent ce rta in ly helps us understand som eone like Rousseau b u t m ore im m e d ia tely illum inates the use o f prosaic, conversational blank verse in "M ic h a e l" and o th er poem s by W o rdsw orth , his polem ic about prose and m eter and th e language o f c o m m o n m en...