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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2005) 66 (4): 551–554.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Kulturwissenschaften, edited with Ansgar Nünning (2003); and Kulturgeschichte der englischen Literatur: Von der Renaissance zur Gegenwart, an edited collection (2005). © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Hypocrisy and the Politics of Politeness: Manners and Morals from Locke to Austen . By Jenny...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1961) 22 (2): 215–216.
Published: 01 June 1961
... these poems besides the ones he settles for. But it would be good to have someone else, or Allen himself, consider such questions some day. WALTERJ. ONG SaiH t Louis University The Imagination as a Means of Grace: Locke and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2017) 78 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2017
... the English people had borrowed from the Old Testament the speech, emotions, and illusions for the bourgeois revolution. When the real goal had been achieved and the bourgeois transformation of English society had been accomplished, Locke supplanted Habakkuk. Marx could very well have been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1956) 17 (3): 280–282.
Published: 01 September 1956
... figures of the intellectual scene as Bernier, Justel, Huet, Auzout, Duverney, Thevenot, Thoynard, Cassini, Roemer, and others. Professor Bonno examines also Locke’s continuing curiosity about France after his return to England, as revealed in the now available correspondence of Justel, abbC Du...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1947) 8 (3): 342–354.
Published: 01 September 1947
...William Frost Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1947 THE RAPE OF THE LOCK AND POPE’S HOMER By WILLIAMFROST In a provocative article on “The Mode of Existence of a Literary Work of Art,” Professor Ren6 Wellek has recently observed that a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 16–32.
Published: 01 March 1949
...* The iniporrance of John Locke’s farnous Essay Concerning Humnit Understmding (1690) for subsequent philosophers both at home and abroad has long been recognized, and the line of erripiristic develop- ment from Locke through Berkeley and Hume to Kant has been thor- oughly explored. Further...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1964) 25 (1): 5–21.
Published: 01 March 1964
... character of his age, which had cast some serious doubts on the possibility of defining man at all, at least in his essential nature. The real essence of any species, says Locke, is beyond our knowledge: “it is evident, that we sort and name substances by their nominal, and not by their real...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2015) 76 (4): 518–521.
Published: 01 December 2015
... pivotal 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1954) 15 (1): 57–66.
Published: 01 March 1954
..., however, that on this score the immediate inspiration was provided rather by the principal work of their favorite English philosopher, John Locke, whose ideas on several subjects found a cor- dial welcome in their Discourse as well as in their later works.6 It has not perhaps...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1970) 31 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 March 1970
... angle of vision, Gulliver’s Travels may also have been intended’ as a satire on Locke’s epistemology. While I do not find this argument convincing, his major premise-that Swift was hostile to Locke’s epistemology-is entirely reasonable. Some years ago, Rosalie L. Colie suggested a tenuous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 381–386.
Published: 01 December 1954
... containing its finalities in its own laws. The concluding section of the book presents an evaluation of the contributions of Gassendi, Hobbes, Spinoza, Locke, the Epicurean tradition, La Mettrie, Buff on, d‘Holbach, Maupertuis, and Montaigne to eighteenth-century intellectual history, and of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1956) 17 (2): 169–171.
Published: 01 June 1956
...Ernest Tuveson Louis G. Locke. Copenhagen: Rosenkilde and Bagger, Anglistica, Vol. IV, 1954. Pp. 187. Dan. kr. 23.00; to subscribers, Dan. kr. 16.50. Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 Ernest Tuveson 169 Tillotson: A...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 21–54.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., with an emphasis on the Fifth Commandment as a meditation on the different shapes of covenant in the biblical tradition. I proceed to John Locke’s antipatriarchal commentary on the Fifth Commandment, and I end by examining the implications of these exegetical maneuvers for the Bill of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 493.
Published: 01 September 1942
... literary interest that it succeeds in providing only the most generalized ob- servations on most topics. Two and a half pages devoted to “John Locke and Some Economists,” and five pages set aside to explain “Political Writers and Speakers” of the eighteenth century will in- dicate the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 467–470.
Published: 01 December 1973
... con- stellation of great philosophers including Bacon, Descartes, Hobbes, Gas- sendi, Locke, Spinoza, and, to be sure, the revolutionary advances of science, in methodology and knowledge, which extended from Galileo to Newton. But if there has been approximate agreement as to what the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2015) 76 (3): 397–399.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Utopia implies that the private self, if indeed such a thing exists, is utterly irrelevant to the creation of a just and ordered society. Fast-forward to Locke, and we see how things have changed. By insisting that individuality precedes social arrangements, Locke moves away from the earlier notion that...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1969) 30 (1): 112–120.
Published: 01 March 1969
... way he does away with linear se- a “A Parodying Novel: Sterne’s Tristram Shandy,” in Laurence Sterne: A Collection of Critical Essays, ed. John Traugott (Englewood Cliffs, 1968), pp. 66-89. JOHN TRAUGOTT 115 quence) or Locke (“men know...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1944) 5 (3): 323–338.
Published: 01 September 1944
... to the Seventeenth Cen- tury (Leipzig, 1889), pp. 31-33. Mead gives Chaucer’s Canterbury Prologue a percentage of 10.7 unstopped lines against 5.41 for the Rape of the Lock. But he does not take into account the various degrees of end-stopping nor the difference between stopping...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1965) 26 (3): 388–400.
Published: 01 September 1965
... problem of identity handed to him by Des- cartes, Locke sought to make distinctions among the notions of animal, body, man, person, and consciousness. In the following passage from the Essay Concerning Human Understanding, he distinguishes between the identity of man and the identity of person...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 197–226.
Published: 01 June 2002
... philosophical canon, however, in its engagement with the theoretical and ethical implications of this for- getting or disowning of dependence and vulnerability at the origin of human life. While it has long been understood that Shelley draws on Godwin (to whom the novel is dedicated), Locke, Rousseau...