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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (2): 159–180.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Vivasvan Soni Abstract Henry Fielding’s Joseph Andrews is often thought to have inaugurated a tradition of sociological observation in the novel, and it also cultivates a practice of judgment in readers. Yet the social theory that informs Fielding’s novel (Thomas Hobbes, Bernard Mandeville...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2024) 85 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2024
... takes the form of a three-cornered conversation that links Pascalian thinking not only to the Hobbes of Leviathan but to the Hegel of the Phenomenology of Spirit and the Elements of Right and to the Wittgenstein of the late, sadly fruitless notebook On Certainty . christopher.braider@colorado.edu...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 487–488.
Published: 01 December 1944
... not only by Corneille’s search for a sub-plot which echoes the main action, but also by his desire to illustrate the effects of the situation on a second woman of a type different from Camille. Professor Chinard has uncovered striking evidence of the influ- ence of Thomas Hobbes on Pascal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 185–198.
Published: 01 June 1948
... comme une bmanation directe des conceptions de Hobbes, ou plutbt de sa mkth~deThe only conceptions which suggest Hobbes and not Longinus as well are in the similes of stanza eight, but these are hardly distinctly Hobbesian. Loiseau concludes that, except for Ben Jonson, the only men...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (1): 89–97.
Published: 01 March 1982
... the evolution of thinking about the iniagina- tion from Thomas Hobbes in the mid-seventeenth century up through the Romantics, culminating in Coleridge. He covers a great deal of ground, ex- amining not only English territory but German as well, and even offering a short chapter on developments...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 208–221.
Published: 01 September 1954
... of the Bou~sBacon is considered by Swift one of the staples having place in a woman’s education as well as in a man’s.12 Swift’s attention to Hobbes is not less noteworthy, From his earliest years he was acquainted with Leviathan.13 Besides a two-volume set of Hobbes’s philosophical works...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 518–521.
Published: 01 December 2015
... maneuver through a wide variety of texts culminating in the writings of Thomas Hobbes and in John Locke’s highly equivocal chapters on slavery and conquest in his Two Treatises on Government . This material is fascinating in its own right but also in its startling critique of contradictions at the very...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 55–80.
Published: 01 March 2021
... in such thoroughly abstract terms that he published his defense of it (in the form of an epistle to Thomas Hobbes) before the poem itself, a defense that stresses Gondibert ’s independence from literary tradition. Homer, he says, stands “upon the Poets famous hill, like an eminent Sea-mark,” but as Sea-marks...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 1997
... these conditions have begun to receive some of the attention they deserve in works such as Mary Hobbs’s Ear4 Seventeenth-Century Verse Miscellany Manu- scripts, Harold Love’s Scribal Publication in Seventeenth-Century England, and Wendy Wall’s Impn’nt ofGender.1 Now, focusing on the lyric, Arthur Marotti...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 265–270.
Published: 01 June 2006
... and was followed in 2001 by an excel- lent collection of essays edited with Lorna Hutson, Rhetoric and Law in Early Modern Europe, which featured a few historians and law professors, though literary scholars predominated.1 Kahn’s own essay on Thomas Hobbes was a strong premonition of Wayward Contracts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 271–274.
Published: 01 June 2006
... historians and law professors, though literary scholars predominated.1 Kahn’s own essay on Thomas Hobbes was a strong premonition of Wayward Contracts, which is particularly interested in the Hobbesian version of contract theory. Wayward Contracts has a teasing title, since we usually think...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 274–278.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., Machiavellian Rhetoric, came out in 1994 and was followed in 2001 by an excel- lent collection of essays edited with Lorna Hutson, Rhetoric and Law in Early Modern Europe, which featured a few historians and law professors, though literary scholars predominated.1 Kahn’s own essay on Thomas Hobbes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 278–280.
Published: 01 June 2006
... essay on Thomas Hobbes was a strong premonition of Wayward Contracts, which is particularly interested in the Hobbesian version of contract theory. Wayward Contracts has a teasing title, since we usually think of contracts as fixed, if not ironclad, while the wordwayward belongs...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 280–282.
Published: 01 June 2006
... and was followed in 2001 by an excel- lent collection of essays edited with Lorna Hutson, Rhetoric and Law in Early Modern Europe, which featured a few historians and law professors, though literary scholars predominated.1 Kahn’s own essay on Thomas Hobbes was a strong premonition of Wayward Contracts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 283–286.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., Machiavellian Rhetoric, came out in 1994 and was followed in 2001 by an excel- lent collection of essays edited with Lorna Hutson, Rhetoric and Law in Early Modern Europe, which featured a few historians and law professors, though literary scholars predominated.1 Kahn’s own essay on Thomas Hobbes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 112–119.
Published: 01 March 1953
... rnontre bien que Beyle a pris A ceur le conseil de Lancelin et qu’il commence dCjB B se rendre compte que la connais- sance de soi ne s’acquiert pas sans difficult& Du 15 au 22 juin Beyle lit De la nature humaine par Hobbes, et son enthousiasrne pour le trait6 du philosophe anglais ne connait...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 342–354.
Published: 01 September 1947
..., or by a seventeenth-century translation of it ; but this possibility vanishes upon investigation. The complete English translations of the Iliad before Pope’s were those of Chapman (1611)’ Ogilby (1660), and Hobbes (1675) .lo None of these contains anything even close to Pope’s “Lies undistinguish’d...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 192–194.
Published: 01 June 1981
... his psychology and assumed that fancy and judg- ment could function together harmoniously, the two powers which Hobbes later separates. Aristotle’s Poetics contributed to this division, where pleasure, not education, becomes the end of poetry and where theories of catharsis could explain...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 289–300.
Published: 01 December 1956
... followed. Voltaire’s approach to political problems may be discerned in part through his reactions to works by Plato, Bodin, Grotius, Pufendorf, Hobbes, Locke, and Montesquieu. First, attempts to transcend the 1 George H. Sabine, History of Political Theory (New York, 1937), pp. 560-62...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 488–490.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Urban T. Holmes, Jr. Maurice Silver. New York: Privately printed, 1942. Pp. 212. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 488 Reviews development, but several of the Pense‘es resemble closely passages in Hobbes’ De Cive-in fact, almost paraphrase its...