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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1947) 8 (3): 385–386.
Published: 01 September 1947
... Prescott’s Poetic Mind, continues to guide the novice in exploring th,e creative imagi- nation. HENRYPETT IT University of Colorado Vsezlolod Garshin: iz Study of a Riissian Conscience. Ry FAN PARKER.New York: King’s Crown Preys...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1996) 57 (3): 508–509.
Published: 01 September 1996
... of Conscience. By Ned Lukacher. Ithaca, N.Y: Cornell University Press, 1994. x t 228 pp. $37.50 cloth, $19.95 paper. Like his previous book, Primal Scenes (1986), Ned Lukacher’s new work on Shakespeare and conscience interweaves literary and historical analysis with theoretical...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1961) 22 (4): 412.
Published: 01 December 1961
... University of Washington Lo Crise de In conscience europe‘enne, 1680-1715. By PAULHAZARD. Paris: Librairie Arth4me Fayard, 1961. Pp. xi + 429. Paperback. 18.50 N.F. The original three-volume edition of this work, published by Boivin and Company in 1935 (all three volumes printed in...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1981) 42 (3): 292–294.
Published: 01 September 1981
.... The emphasis, however, is on the casuists’ common preoccupation with the state of the conscience, understood as “the voice of God in man,” and the process of arriving at a secure conviction about the right course of action. As Slights dem- onstrates, this orientation differed sharply from that...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1948) 9 (2): 199–207.
Published: 01 June 1948
.... They assign the role of “constitutional ruler,” however, to different faculties. In Aristotle it is reason; in Butler, conscience. Butler defines conscience as “a superior principle of reflection,” which “magisterially”e presides over the inward frame of man, just as the king, according to...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2002) 63 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Conscience in All Is True [or Henry VIII Shakespeare Survey 43 : 59). Skep- tical readings of the play’s historical truth that emphasize the prologue appear in Anderson, 125–27; and in Peter L. Rudnytsky, “Henry VIII and the Deconstruction of History,” Shakespeare Survey 43 (1991): 43–58. 25...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1964) 25 (4): 383–399.
Published: 01 December 1964
....* Robert Wilson’s The Three Ladies of London (1581) illustrates the use of the thesis and demonstration structure to depict the effects of money upon society. London is represented by three female figures (Love, Conscience, and Lucre) who personify the city’s assets or essential features. The...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1948) 9 (4): 412–414.
Published: 01 December 1948
... early plans in the Trinity Manuscript? Three times on a single page Milton began a list of characters in a tentative plan for a play on the Paradise Lost theme: ( 1) first plan : Michael, Heavenly Love, Chorus of Angels, Lucifer, Adam, Eve, Serpent, Conscience, Death, Labour, Sicknesse...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1957) 18 (1): 63–68.
Published: 01 March 1957
... from the senses, the faculty of force; it is distinguished also from soul, the faculty of religious faith. It designates instead a mysterious faculty of conscience, desire, instinct, giving rise to an otherwise unaccountable penchant, caprice, emotion ; and the source of c@ur finally is...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1969) 30 (2): 198–211.
Published: 01 June 1969
... corruptness of man’s nature and the consequent need to appeal to what Landa calls “man’s higher self-interest-his eternal welfare’’ (p. 113). A third sermon, “On the Testimony of Conscience,” explores these problems further and is of particular interest because of Sterne’s dis- course on the...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 508–509.
Published: 01 December 1944
... purely sche- matic doctrines, and it is interesting to note that the author cites only the works of Nikolai Ostrovsky as developing a “highly special- ized communist conscience.” It may well be asked whether the social conscience as developed in the more modern works is really an...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 247–250.
Published: 01 June 1951
... to the accomplishment of Rousseau’s ideal, Profes- sor Ellis recognizes five : Conscience, Religion, Reason, Liberty, and Education. Conscience, for Rousseau, is the voice of Nature. It is that ever-present inspiration that guides us to act according to the principles of nature. Yet...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1972) 33 (4): 456–459.
Published: 01 December 1972
...,” and that no casuist can provide “confidence toward God” be- cause “no learning whatsoever can give a man the knowledge of another’s heart.” The last statement sounds very much like Defoe’s attitude toward conscience, and the way he treats casuists in Roxana suggests further sym- pathy with...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1950) 11 (2): 164–168.
Published: 01 June 1950
... ground that it is a fatalistic conception of human destiny, with no place for moral responsibility, desert, or divine justice, and. have in- voked the testimony of a moral conscience as the decisive proof of man’s freedom. After the Renaissance the attempt of mechanistic philosophy to...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 321–325.
Published: 01 December 1954
... the case with this psychiatric wisdom: No disease of the imagination . . . is so difficult of cure, as that which is complicated with the dread of guilt : fancy and conscience then act interchange- ably upon us, and so often shift their places, that the illusions of one are not...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1962) 23 (4): 337–352.
Published: 01 December 1962
..., and he does so by focusing on the dilemmas which Fuller had obscured. Conscience is one of the dominant emphases in the Holy State in general and “The Good Soldier” in particular, and in the latter chapter, it appropriately shares a central role with the military virtues of valor and honor...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 382.
Published: 01 September 1951
... transfiguration of the fairy tale.” Marcel Raymond, “Sur la conversion de Pascal” (pp. 33-50), makes a rather revolutionary contribution by his statement that behind Pascal’s “mystical” texts lurks his bad conscience for not having a spiritual director. Ernst Howald, “Die Exposition von Diderots...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1969) 30 (4): 621.
Published: 01 December 1969
... or external obstacle which frustrates the physical, moral, and intellectual growth of man. An internal eagle is the voice of conscience, passion, sensuality, or asceticism which is responsible for the bad faith Sartre, in turn, alludes to so frequently. An external eagle may...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 429–434.
Published: 01 December 1944
... things are pure; not only meats and drinks, but all kinde of knowledge, whether of good or evill; the knowledge cannot defile, nor conse- quently the books, if the will and conscience be not defil’d.2 1 Columbia Milton, (New York, 1932)’ IV, 311. 2 fbid., IV, 308...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2013) 74 (4): 465–492.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... . 1974 . Hebrew and English Lexicon of the Old Testament , based on the lexicon of William Gesenius as translated by Robinson Edward . Oxford : Clarendon . Brown Meg Lota . 1995 . Donne and the Politics of Conscience in Early Modern England . New York : Brill . Calvin John...