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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 412.
Published: 01 December 1961
... to semantics on the one hand and historical considerations on the other. SOLSAPORTA University of Washington Lo Crise de In conscience europe‘enne, 1680-1715. By PAULHAZARD. Paris: Librairie Arth4me Fayard, 1961. Pp. xi + 429...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 385–386.
Published: 01 September 1947
.... HENRYPETT IT University of Colorado Vsezlolod Garshin: iz Study of a Riissian Conscience. Ry FAN PARKER.New York: King’s Crown Preys, 1946. Pp. vi + 86. $1.75. This is the first critical study in English of Vsevolod Garshin ( 1855-1888), a talented Russian short-story...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 reflection...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 199–207.
Published: 01 June 1948
... 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 the British.constitution, enjoys...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
...” (“The Politics of Conscience in All Is True [or Henry VIII Shakespeare Survey 43 [1991]: 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 of Roman...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (4): 383–399.
Published: 01 December 1964
... 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 central allegory of The Three Ladies presents the degra- dation of Love and Conscience in a world...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (2): 198–211.
Published: 01 June 1969
... 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 same subject, “The Abuses of Conscience Considered included in Book I1 of Tristram...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 63–68.
Published: 01 March 1957
... 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 said to be “les Cieux.” In other...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 337–352.
Published: 01 December 1962
... 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. Fuller’s first maxim about the soldier...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (4): 465–492.
Published: 01 December 2013
... A. . 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 321–325.
Published: 01 December 1954
... 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 distinguished from the dictates of the other. If fancy presents images not moral or religious...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 429–434.
Published: 01 December 1944
... 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 456–459.
Published: 01 December 1972
... the corrupt affections of a man’s nature,” 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 247–250.
Published: 01 June 1951
... Rousseau condemned as an obstacle to the development of the all-important self. Among the ways which lead 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 164–168.
Published: 01 June 1950
... on the 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (4): 339–358.
Published: 01 December 1983
... in opposing them. The tinge of guilt she feels in refusing to open the gates of her fort to Muir thus reflects in the most muted terms her general problem of conscience. Conscience- that internalized paternal figure- provides the male world’s most effective weapon against Mabel’s defenses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 431–462.
Published: 01 September 2000
... be- yond even Prospero’s epilogue, with its indirect admission of “crimes” and its suddenly solitary and diminished “strength” (The Tempest, epi- logue, 19, 2). Perhaps only the epilogue of 2 Henry IV, in which a speaker desiring “a good conscience” can offer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 189–205.
Published: 01 June 1971
... of self-consciousness; “Le Cimetiilre marin” depicts consciousness as separation. 5 See also ValCry, Oeuvres, 11, 755, n.: “Un animal parfait, parfaitement adapt&,parfaite harmonie, n’aurait conscience ni pensee.” 6 Citetl by Paul Foiilqiii6, 1,’Existentialisme (Paris, 1947), p. 86. 1dAU RE...