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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2002) 63 (1): 31–64.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Colin Jager © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Colin Jager is assistant professor of English at Rutgers University. He is at work on a book titled Natural Designs: Romanticism and Secularism from Hume to Austen . Mansfield Park and the End of Natural Theology Colin Jager...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1971) 32 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 March 1971
... modern translator. FRANKJ. WARNKE Univers i/y ?f‘ II’m h in gt on Pascal and Theology. By JAN MIEL. Baltimore and London: Johns Hop- kins Press, 1969. xv + 216 pp. $8.50; 81s. This is a worthy, useful book, well informed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1970) 31 (4): 504–506.
Published: 01 December 1970
...Stephen Manning Sarah Appleton Weber. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1969. x + 292 pp. $10.00. Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 REVIEWS Theology and Poetiy in the Middle English Lyric: A Study of Sacred History and Aesthetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1982) 43 (3): 300–302.
Published: 01 September 1982
...Lawrence Willson F. GURA PHILIP. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1981. x + 203 pp. $17.50. Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 300 REVIEWS The Wisdom of Words: Language, Theology, and Literature in the New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1955) 16 (3): 278–279.
Published: 01 September 1955
... 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 259–277.
Published: 01 June 2014
... tensions between precedents and ambitions. Literary study—cast variously as a substitution for theology, ideology, or even intellectual dilution—became a significant proxy for such debates. Alison Wood is a research fellow in English at the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2017) 78 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2017
... scripture, atonement theology, and nostalgia for purgatory. Despite its voiced misgivings about British commercialism, Paradise Lost thus participates in England’s historical growth from peripheral island to sprawling world empire. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 John Milton early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 257.
Published: 01 June 1943
... story of Zwingli’s life and activities; twenty-six pages give a survey of the theology and political theory. The whole is preceded by a valuable account of the Swiss backgrounds and is followed by a comparison of Luther and Zwingli. Brief though the study is, it nonetheless summarizes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1941) 2 (1): 133–134.
Published: 01 March 1941
... belief that personal relations exist between God and man. Since his avowed intention is to study natural law not from the legal but from the theological standpoint, he might have briefly outlined on what points it opposed antagonistic theologies. The con- cept of natural law, he thinks, was...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1942) 3 (2): 327–330.
Published: 01 June 1942
... would maintain. Yet he wouId maintain that his thesis is well established and that new findings will not alter it greatly. And his thesis is this: the De Doctrina is Milton’s complete, systematic theology ; since it represents Milton’s theological thought at the very time the epic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1971) 32 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 March 1971
... Pascal and Theology. By JAN MIEL. Baltimore and London: Johns Hop- kins Press, 1969. xv + 216 pp. $8.50; 81s. This is a worthy, useful book, well informed, well conceived, well written. It is hereby recommended to all libraries and to students of Pascal and of seventeen th-cen tury...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1941) 2 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 March 1941
..., was understood. That omis- sion seems to be the case for both “Roman Theology” and Christian theology. In Professor Crowley’s words, “Roman theology found the concept of natural law a serviceable one.” As for the Christians he cites : St. Paul and St. Augustine who “preach it as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1943) 4 (3): 380–382.
Published: 01 September 1943
... between the fact that critics have agreed in interpreting the Encyclopedia as an attack upon the Church, and the fact that Salesses credited Diderot with a knowledge of theology comparable to Bossuet’s. But, as Diderot’s critic knows, “the devil quotes the Scripture to his own ends,” and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1985) 46 (4): 440–449.
Published: 01 December 1985
...Coburn Freer Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 1 Diana Benet. Secretary of Praise: The Poetic Vocation of George Herbert . Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1984. 207 pp. $22.50. Richard Strier. Love Known: Theology and Experience in George Herbert's Poetry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 March 1945
... their own times is limited to a consideration of certain aspects of sixteenth-century theology, actually little more than the Sacrament of Penance in its various parts with some of the operations of Divine Providence. He calls this field of interest “popular theol- ogy.” Playwrights could...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1995) 56 (2): 221–231.
Published: 01 June 1995
.... It legit- imates the self-representation of modernity, which excludes closure, hierar- chy, repetition, and the ccmjoined practices of violence and totalization. Alexandre Leupin’s new book, equally attentive to theology and the practices of writing, furnishes a welcome deconstruction of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 89–90.
Published: 01 March 1949
... rather clear that Browning had in mind the great division ol theology into dogma and morals. In this stanza, the plot against Brother Lawrence is directed against his faith, is based on dogma. In the next stanza, with its mention of “the woeful sixteenth print” of “my scrofulous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 256–257.
Published: 01 June 1943
... authority even for one who, like this reviewer, knows Zwingli directly only through a few sermons and indirectly through Koehler and Wernle. In twenty-four pages Cunz tells the story of Zwingli’s life and activities; twenty-six pages give a survey of the theology and political theory. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1945) 6 (2): 230–231.
Published: 01 June 1945
... becomes a philosophical theology, and Christianity becomes a religious meta- physics. Unlike Plato, he has not harkened to the difficult language of facts; this is one measure of his lesser genius. In seeking to reconcile Plato and Moses, neo-Platonism and Christianity, how- ever, he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1976) 37 (1): 95–97.
Published: 01 March 1976
... Keller ably demonstrates, but serious problems surface in the process. In order to maintain the disparity between Taylor’s public and private sides as well as the exclusive focus on the “illu- sion” of the poems, Keller of necessity explicitly shunts aside the importance of the poet’s theology...