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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1993) 54 (3): 307–326.
Published: 01 September 1993
...Constance Jordan Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 The Household and the State: Transformations in the Representation of an Analogy from Aristotle to James I Constance Jordan 0f the many forms of analogy that characterized the culture of early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 203–205.
Published: 01 June 1972
... and the Art of Analogy. By H. AI. DALESKI.New York: Schocken, 1970. 349 pp. $9.50. H. M. Daleski’s study of Dickens puts almost insuperable obstacles in the way of a conscientious reviewer who wishes to evaluate this volume fairly. He is tempted by the book’s obvious and almost...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1984) 45 (4): 404–407.
Published: 01 December 1984
...John W. Velz Joan Hartwig. Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1983. xii + 243 pp. $19.50. Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 REVIEWS Shakespeare2 Analogical Scene: Parody as Structural Syntax. By JOAN H ARTW I Lincoln and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2010) 71 (3): 229–269.
Published: 01 September 2010
...David Quint Milton tightly structures book 3 of Paradise Lost around analogies and distinctions between divine and solar light, the invisible heaven beheld by the poet's blind faith in the book's first half and the visible universe and sun visited by Satan in its second, vision down and up the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2017) 78 (4): 491–515.
Published: 01 December 2017
... creation of a system of kitchenless homes in California and the subsequent emancipation of women from forced domesticity. Gilman’s prose reflects on, and even formally replicates, the drudgery and repetition she associates with household labor. Gilman proposes an analogy between novels and kitchens as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2019) 80 (1): 7–12.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Rachel Ablow Abstract Nancy Armstrong famously identifies middle-class white Victorian women writers not just as passive victims of ideology but as possessors of relative privilege in relation to power. Even more radically, she identifies herself as possessing analogous forms of power as a woman...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2017) 78 (3): 321–348.
Published: 01 September 2017
... like a lyre tuned by some excellent artificer, whose strings are separate species of the universal whole. Anyone who knew how to touch these dextrously and make them vibrate would draw forth marvelous harmonies. In himself, man is wholly analogous to the universal lyre. XII. Just as the lyre is an...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1973) 34 (2): 202–204.
Published: 01 June 1973
...: the modern “sciences” of semiology and lin- guistics, the French-based criticism dependent upon these (or analogous to them), and all those modern art-forms about writers writing modern art- forms about writers writing art-forms-these dispositions of the time will have it so. Reading and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1995) 56 (2): 231–233.
Published: 01 June 1995
... bow to Bachelard.) The book traces the developing themes of nostalgia through time and explicates texts with frequent and at times detailed reference to European poetry. Comparison is used partly to point out analogies and partly to draw on emotional responses we are schooled in, on behalf of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1954) 15 (1): 75–76.
Published: 01 March 1954
... correspondences between the macrocosm and the microcosm, have illuminated much that was obscure in Renaissance literature. Professor Marjorie Nicolson has added a chapter to this important subject : she has studied one eIement in the complex series of analogies between man and the universe-the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1954) 15 (1): 76–77.
Published: 01 March 1954
... that was obscure in Renaissance literature. Professor Marjorie Nicolson has added a chapter to this important subject : she has studied one eIement in the complex series of analogies between man and the universe-the Circle of Perfection-and she has shown how this ancient idea provided a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 344–345.
Published: 01 June 1941
... the original word; then, reaction comes to its rescue. The author asserts that dissimilation “is really assimilation,” and that “changes commonly explained ‘by analogy’ are really changes due to assimilation of one word to another.” For him, the well-known phenomenon of assimilation is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1976) 37 (2): 196–198.
Published: 01 June 1976
... interlocking analogies: the outer Rule and the inner Rule are like the body and soul, or like the world and the anchorhold, or like the external body and the heart. In identifying and discussing these image patterns and the types of analogy employed, Grayson does a good service to readers of this and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 345–347.
Published: 01 June 1941
... analogy’ are really changes due to assimilation of one word to another.” For him, the well-known phenomenon of assimilation is “due to auditive associa- tion or acoustic (or physiological) analogy”; and what has hereto- fore been known as analogy is described as ‘‘seiiiantic assimilation.” 346...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1980) 41 (4): 387–389.
Published: 01 December 1980
... analogy which has inspired writers and other rhetoricians for many cen- turies. Second, Frank’s is the first attempt in English systematically to apply the methods of phenomenological and structuralist criticism to a study of the rela- tionships between literature and one of the visual arts. Frank...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1971) 32 (4): 431–433.
Published: 01 December 1971
...” analogy. And if the general rules of congruence fail, Donne often refers to a scriptural or patristic sanc- tion for his words or method. So the principle of decorum is important to Donne: the fact is convincingly documented here and clearly applied to the problem of “lowering.” But in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 June 1972
.... EKNSI’ 1,OEH Queen’s Uniuersity Kingston, Ontario Dickens and the Art of Analogy. By H. AI. DALESKI.New York: Schocken, 1970. 349 pp. $9.50. H. M. Daleski’s study of Dickens puts almost insuperable obstacles in the way of a conscientious reviewer who wishes to evaluate this...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1941) 2 (3): 522–524.
Published: 01 September 1941
... sounds, it is proposed that the assimilation takes place by acoustic (or physiological) analogy. For example, the diphthongization (breaking) of tonic vowels is a reaction against oversimplification. Thus, it is proposed that in all the words of the Vulgar Latin of Italy and Spain tonic [c...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2017) 78 (4): 443–464.
Published: 01 December 2017
... sentiment, holding the reformer up as a shining example of one “not afraide to condemne them even for Epicures, and Atheistes, that condemne this most goodly and godly Science.” But when his target shifted from doubters of astrology to doomsday prophets in 1588, he reframed the analogy with Epicureans...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1981) 42 (4): 391–392.
Published: 01 December 1981
... complex analogies. The lyric moments, though necessarily discrete, are bound by temporal struc- tures of liturgy, calendar, and typology (both private and orthodox). This tra- dition, moreover, leads one to expect that such a lyric sequence will present “a vision of the Ideal” (p. 162). Calhoun...