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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 380–382.
Published: 01 September 1943
...Jean David Joseph E. Barker. New York: King's Crown Press (a branch of the Columbia University Press), 1941. Pp. 143. $2.00. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 380 Reviews Diderot’s Treatment of the Christian Religion in the “Eneyclope’die...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 392–395.
Published: 01 September 1967
... Mam: Kiinstler und Kampfer iiz bewegter Zeit. By WALTERA. BERENDSOIIN.Liibeck: Max Schmidt-Romhild, 1965. 259 pp. Thomas Mann: Fzktion, Mythos, Religion. By HERBERTLEHNERT. Stutt- gart: W. Kohlhammer, Sprache und Literatur, Band 27, 1965. 267 pp. DM 13.80, paper. Walter...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 399–401.
Published: 01 December 1961
...Stephen L. Mooney Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 JAMES, KEATS, AND THE RELIGION OF CONSCIOUSNESS By STEPHENL. MOONEY Although the principal characters of Henry James’s The Golden Bowl are all experienced travelers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (2): 187–190.
Published: 01 June 1962
...-a complete one would far exceed the scope of this work. One may also admire the attractive printing of this volume, but the binding merits no sort of praise at all. CARROLLE. REED University of Washington La Religion & Marot. By C...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 278–279.
Published: 01 September 1955
... to the wonderful are not close examiners.” ESTHERSHEPHARD Sun Jose State College Die Genealogie der Cotter in Germanischcr Religion, Mythologie und Theologie. By ERNSTALFRED PHILIPPSON. Urbana : University of Illinois Studies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 572–577.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Bruce Robbins Enlightenment in the Colony: The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture. By Aamir R. Mufti. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007. xiii + 325 pp.; Guru English: South Asian Religion in a Cosmopolitan Language. By Srinivas Aravamudan. Princeton, NJ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 497–498.
Published: 01 December 1944
..., with or without their young fry. Sister Cavanaugh is to be congratu- lated on the thorough job of editing that she has done. HEREWARDT. PRICE University of Michigan Religion and Empire: The Alliance between Piety and Commerce in English Expansion, 1558-1625...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 521–525.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Victoria Silver Guibbory Achsah. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. ix + 275 pp. $59.95. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Ceremony and Community from Herbert to Milton: Literature, Religion, and Cul- tural ConJlict in Smenteenth-Century England. By Achsah...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (3): 319–322.
Published: 01 September 1983
... of the Chester cycle. ROBERTPOlTER University of California, Santa Barbara The Poet’s Time: Politics and Religion in the Work of Andrew Marvell.’ By WARREN L. CHERNAIK.Cambridge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1983. x...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 407–410.
Published: 01 December 1984
... REVIEWS uses the idea of probability as a way of linking divers facets of the intellectual life of seventeenth-century England. Natural philosophy, religion, history, law, language and literature, all shared a concern for how truth could be established. Moreover, she argues, practitioners...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 350–353.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Emily K. Bald The Pragmatist Turn: Religion, the Enlightenment, and the Formation of American Literature . By Giles Gunn . Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press , 2017 . 218 pp. Copyright © 2019 by University of Washington 2019 Americanists are often accused...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 25–52.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., in particular the religious civil wars of the preceding century. Albeit in the discreetly displaced form of a martyr story set in imperial Rome, the play enacts the violent disorders associated with religion itself and so, by extension, the virtues of the new secular order that theater embodies. All...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 67–96.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in comparative religion posed a challenge to the dominant linear and evolutionary historiography of the human, at the same time placing the global primitive at the center of the idea of culture. Advocating a utilitarian theory of art (challenging the Kantian autotelic definition), the period's numerous studies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 355–372.
Published: 01 December 2018
... William Tyndale a literary endeavor. In The Confutation More repeated and playfully dilated his opponent’s choicest phrases. In so doing, he sought to show the evil in Tyndale’s lexical pictures. The English were to reject both More’s religion and his account of natural language, while the evangelical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 252–260.
Published: 01 September 1956
... in France, where there flourished a firm belief in the irreconcilability of reason and religion. The influence of French free thought, though not as decisive as that of the English, was nonetheless important in the formation of d’Holbach’s philosophy and ethics. Montaigne’s skepticism, critical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 29–66.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., Property, and the Protestant Religion . London . ———. 1680 . The Two First Books of Philostratus, concerning the Life of Apollonius Tyaneus Written Originally in Greek, and Now Published in English: Together with Philological Notes upon Each Chapter . London . ———. 1683a . Miracles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 December 2016
... between secularization and literature in the nineteenth century. His first monograph, The Book of God , shows among other things how Romantic literature resists literary scholars’ assumptions about religion’s eclipse or demise at the hands of secular modernity. Jager’s second book, Unquiet Things...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 252–258.
Published: 01 September 1954
... Gesinnung uber die Religion gekomrnen ist, by Dr. B. Munter, and the significant lines are these : allzustrenge, und uber die Grenzen gedehnte Religimsmoral, [hat] den amen Struensee zum Feind der Religion gemacht. . . . Tausende sind es aus eben der Ursache heimlich und offentlich, tausende, die...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 86–101.
Published: 01 March 1964
... he declared that the role of Christ had been “played out”; but in his Sartor Resartus he preached “Worship of Sorrow,” making a plea for a new mythos to embody “the divine spirit” of the Christian religion. Max Muller, T. H. Huxley, W. K. Clifford, John Tyndall, Herbert Spencer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 208–222.
Published: 01 September 1960
... in the life of a Christian who wanted to practice his religion in his daily living; he came to insist that man needed to turn to the world and find useful work to serve others and, ultimately, God Himself. Before he came under the influence of Carlyle, Clough’s conception of God had been derived...