1-20 of 1433 Search Results for

judgment

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 151–172.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Ann T. Delehanty © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Ann T. Delehanty teaches French and humanities at Reed College. She is working on a book-length project that analyzes the effects of rational method on the literary theories of the late seventeenth century in France. From Judgment...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1989) 50 (2): 197–200.
Published: 01 June 1989
...A. C. GOODSON J. Mcgann Jerome. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 1988. xii + 279 pp. $27.50. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 A. C. GOODSON 197 Social Values and Poetic Acb: The Historical Judgment of...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1979) 40 (3): 275–291.
Published: 01 September 1979
... concurrently with the MLA convention of that year. THE POLITICS OF “NEUTRAL SPACE” IN BYRON’S VISION OF JUDGMENT” By STUARTPEI-ERFREUND Byron shares with the other Romantics the need to revise and...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 298–307.
Published: 01 September 1970
...Rodney Delasanta Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 THE THEME OF JUDGMENT IN THE CANTERBURY TALES By RODNEYDELASANTA Despite some recent animadversions on the architectonic function of the Parson’s...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 377–379.
Published: 01 September 1970
... need to support the complex fictions of the author by the spurious concretenesses of historical fiction. G. K. HUNTER University of Warwick Vision and Judgment in Ben JonsonS Drama. By GABRIELEBERNHARD JACKSON.New...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1956) 17 (3): 246–251.
Published: 01 September 1956
...Richard Switzer; Roger Williams Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 STENDHAL THE MUSIC CRITIC ANALYSIS OF CONCEPT AND VALIDITY OF JUDGMENT By RICHARDSWITZER arid ROGERWILLIAMS Stendhal’s views on music provide a subject which has frequently...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 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) is...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2018) 79 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 2018
... . Passing Judgment raises a series of perceptive questions about the portrayal of royal judgment in seventeenth-century French tragedy that touch on a wide range of issues and discourses. The intended cumulative impact of the book’s multifarious local analyses is, however, hard to pinpoint. Bilis’s...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2015) 76 (4): 447–463.
Published: 01 December 2015
... partiality of his generalizing account, like his misreading of the prophecy, encourages us to read advisedly, skeptically, even as we accept the conditions of fictionality. 10 If the frame to Cervantes’s last novella encourages the suspension of judgment, the coloquio itself models how partial and...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 129–148.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... Although the pedagogical moment that enshrined this work has passed, its history raises questions regarding the value of relevance in high school reading, the role of teaching aesthetic judgment, and the connections between high school and college teaching of literature. I am grateful to Nancy Henry...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2017) 78 (2): 139–172.
Published: 01 June 2017
...; others subscribe to the principle of art for art’s sake. We need to know whether we are debating a text or disputing the evaluative criteria applicable to it. We need to ask how certain we are of what the author meant to accomplish. Henry Fielding and David Hume remind us that a range of judgments is...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2014) 75 (3): 411–437.
Published: 01 September 2014
... becomes politically progressive through its representation of the uncertain and unknowable; for Ngũgĩ, however, the literary techniques are tools for generating political judgments and commitments. Later authors’ uses of their predecessors illuminate not just the possible political uses of earlier works...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1943) 4 (3): 386.
Published: 01 September 1943
... knowing everything that Thack- eray had written, and then, using this material, and trusting his own judgment, he forged ahead. Thus Mr. Dodds’ book on Thackeray is inore completely his own work than can be said of almost any mod- ern professional scholar. It is encouraging as a method, it is...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1964) 25 (4): 434–450.
Published: 01 December 1964
... and the tramway occupants suggest that the official courtroom judgment is nothing more than a subjective reaction to the personality of Meursault. Thus the public trial of L’Etrunger provides the setting for a contest between the less-than-engaging hero of the novel and the more bla...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1941) 2 (4): 652–654.
Published: 01 December 1941
... friends, as well as her daughters, to marry for love; and throughout her long life her judgment was re- peatedly at fault in family, financial, and literary problems. Always wanting affection, she constantly drove her daughters away from her ; always hoping for financial security, she...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1958) 19 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 March 1958
... unacquainted with the background necessary to these critical essays on Dante. However, we now wish to discuss both the editors’ method and their judgment. In the discussion of De Sanctis’ theories of criticism and their application, we should have liked to see a greater stringency of argument...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1946) 7 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 June 1946
... declined after the death of Count Cenci. These objections are important, as they form the basis for the judgment of Shelley scholars that The Cenci is a closet drama and not an acting play. Woodberry, Bates, Peck, and White follow them almost to the letter. Yet there is no justification for...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1994) 55 (3): 321–326.
Published: 01 September 1994
...-historicizes the concept of value so as to open the way to a “sociologyof judgment” seems less than fully realized (xiv). Guillory pointedly criticizes Smith for not having paid sufficient atten- tion to Kant: she conflates aesthetics with aesthetic value and, like the Marx- ist critic Tony Bennet...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 251–252.
Published: 01 June 1943
...- eray had written, and then, using this material, and trusting his own judgment, he forged ahead. Thus Mr. Dodds’ book on Thackeray is more completely his own work than can be said of almost any mod- ern professional scholar. It is encouraging as a method, it is intellec- tually a challenge to...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 513–514.
Published: 01 December 1943
..., over a score of whose offerings are tallied and dismissed with the summary epithet “Damn’d.” The items of gossip interspersed amidst these judgments are diverting : the case of the dramatist mulcted by the players and door-keepers of Drury Lane, the duel between the Iphigenia plays of Charles...