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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (1): 79–108.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Ronald Levao © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.1-05Levao.ak 6/1/00 2:28 PM Page 79 “Among Unequals What Society”: Paradise Lost and the Forms of Intimacy Ronald Levao The poem of course invites multiple perspectives...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 551–554.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Richard Kroll A History of the Modern Fact: Problems of Knowledge in the Sciences of Wealth and Society . By Mary Poovey. Chicago: University of Chicago Press,1998. xxvi + 419 pp. $49.00 cloth, $17.00 paper. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 05-Reviews 10/3/00 9:45 AM Page 545...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 126–132.
Published: 01 March 1943
.... xii + 299. $3.00. The Novel and Society, A Critical Study of the Modern Novel. By N. ELIZABETHMONROE . Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1941. Pp. x + 282. $3.00. Here are five new books on the novel which differ widely in subject-matter, method, and value. Miss...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 173–202.
Published: 01 June 2018
... “patriotic audience” in the early canzoni . 9 Jürgen Habermas ( 1989 : 36–37) discusses the role of such institutions as the English coffeehouse, the French salon, and German table society in creating the “public use of reason,” which was largely absent in Leopardi’s Italy. I have described why...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 223–225.
Published: 01 June 1994
... serve as a spur to others in the expanding field of cultural studies who will want to reckon with this book. Robert S. Knapp, Reed College Mock Kings in Medieual Society and Renaissance Drama. By Sandra Billington. Oxford: Clarendon, 1991. xii + 287 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 225–229.
Published: 01 June 1994
... University Lord Byron's Strength: Romantic Writing and Cornwcial Society. By Jerome Christensen. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993. xxv + 426 PP. 3634.95- This brilliant, exasperating, and transformative text explores a convulsive fit between English romanticism's most...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Nancy Glazener Robert Browning had a powerful following in the United States among readers who came of age during and after the Civil War, but caricatures of the Browning Society have obscured the terms on which he was admired. For many of those readers, a taste for Browning marked a generational...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 279–296.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Angela Dunstan This essay examines the contribution of the Shelley Society to the rise of English studies in the late nineteenth century. It reconstructs what “studying English literature” signified outside the university at the time, offering a parallel history to the well-documented institutional...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 361–362.
Published: 01 September 1946
... attention in more detail in the future. HARRISFLETCHER University of Illinois Man and Society: The Scottish Inquiry of the Eighteenth Century. By GLADYSBRYSON. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1945. Pp. ix + 286. $3.00. For some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 503–504.
Published: 01 December 1948
... criticism in the period, it is cer- tainly well above the average among doctoral dissertations. HOYTTROWBRIDGE University of Oregon The Metaphysical Society: Victorian Minds in Crisis, 1869-1880. By ALANWILLARD BROWN. New York : Columbia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 302–316.
Published: 01 September 1974
...Donald G. Daviau; Harvey I. Dunkle Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 FRIEDRICH DURRENMATTS DER BESUCH DER ALTEN DAME A PARABLE OF WESTERN SOCIETY IN TRANSITION By DONALDG. DAVIAUand HARVEYI. DUNKLE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (4): 393–395.
Published: 01 December 1976
... The Dialectics of Isolation: Self and Society in the French Novel from the Realists to Proust. By RICHARDTERDIMAN. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Romanic Studies, Second Series, 25, 1976. xvi + 265 pp. $12.50. The subject of this book (despite its more ambitious title...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 319–322.
Published: 01 September 1978
... that, for all their skepticism regarding the writer’s task, they kept on writing and produced a literary corpus that is un- surpassed elsewhere in the twentieth century. THEODOREZIOLKOWSKI Princeton University Tragic Realism and Modern Society...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 88–90.
Published: 01 March 1980
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (3): 465–467.
Published: 01 September 1969
... Pen nsy lvan ia State University The German Novel and the Afluent Society. By R. HINTONTHOMAS and WILFRIEDVAN DER WILL. Toronto: University of ‘Toronto Press, 1968. xix + 167 pp. $4.75. In this study of the German novel since 1945, R. Minton Thomas and 1 Probldmes du...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 431–448.
Published: 01 December 1966
...Karl S. Weimar Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 THE SCIENTIST AND SOCIETY A STUDY OF THREE MODERN PLAYS By KARLS. WEIMAR C. P. Snow’s T;~loCultTtres rtnd the Scientific Revolution (1959) attracted so much...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 263–271.
Published: 01 September 1962
...George McFadden Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 POET, NATURE, AND SOCIETY IN WALLACE STEVENS By GEORGEMCFADDEN Wallace Stevens disliked miscellany. He waited until he had found his authentic voice before publishing his first volume...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (4): 451–460.
Published: 01 December 1964
...Edward Diller Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 HUMAN DIGNITY IN A MATERIALISTIC SOCIETY FRIEDRICH DURRENMATT AND BERTOLT BRECHT By EDWARDDILLER Although it has been claimed that Friedrich Durrenmatt intended...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 481–497.
Published: 01 December 1940
...Margaret Denny Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 THE EARLY PROGRAM OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY AND JOHN EVELYN By MARGARETDENNY No account of John Evelyn has been considered complete with- out some reference to his association...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 270–271.
Published: 01 September 1960
... with the critical apparatus which Charles Lillie’s volumes so much need. ROBERTJ. ALLEN IVillinms College Comedy and Society from Conyrcve to Fielding. By JOHN LOFTIS. Stanford: Stanford Studies in Language and Literature, XIX, 1959...