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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 1965
...Frederick J. Hoffman Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 THE SCHOLAR-CRITIC: TRENDS IN CONTEMPORARY BRITISH AND AMERICAN LITERARY STUDY By FREDERICKJ. HOFFMAN The work in modem British and American literature is so abundant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 175–184.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Arthur G. Kennedy Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 RECENT TRENDS IN ENGLISH LINGUISTICS By ARTHURG. KENNEDY The past few decades have seen an impressive amount of im- portant accomplishment in English linguistics. I cannot hope...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 241–243.
Published: 01 June 1944
... on Dryden’s poems, Burnet’s History, Pepys’ Diary and Evelyn’s Diary. They light up many passages in the history of the time. Mr. Aubin is to be congratulated on his editorial work. ALLENR. BENHAM. University of Washington Religious Trends...
Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 1. Average SOC proximity score per year for all sampled novels, 1923–50. Each point represents the average score for all sampled novels published in that year. The black line is the fitted regression line for 1923–34, showing a statistically significant upward trend. The gray bar More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 201–224.
Published: 01 June 2021
... practices, and it is those practices that emerge over time. The article then recasts the interest in the early novel’s fictionality shown by Catherine Gallagher and others as a problem of practices rather than of concepts. It tracks trends in subject matter and assertions of literal truth through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 421.
Published: 01 December 1952
...S. Griswold Morley Juan Ramón Jiménez J. B. Trend. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univeristy of California Press, 1951. Pp. 97. $2.50. Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 A. E. Creore 421 Mr. Green has supported...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 512–513.
Published: 01 December 1950
... in a single volume will add new readers to the many who have already read them with pleasure and profit. The second of the books listed above brings to mind an earlier book by the same author, The Epic of Latin American Literature (Oxford Press, 1942), made up of six essays on the main trends...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 419–421.
Published: 01 December 1952
... by J. B. TREND.Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1951. Pp. 97. $2.50. Professor Trend has performed a genuinely fine task in editing and translating a selection from the many volumes of verse by Juan Ram6n Jimdnez, the oldest of the distinguished contemporary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 327–330.
Published: 01 June 1942
... is hardly a good catalytic agent for the epic. Next, he points out what he con- siders the three trends of recent Milton scholarship-source studies, syntheses, and impressionistic criticism - and selects the work of three scholars as representative of these trends. Agreeing with Taylor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (1): 95–124.
Published: 01 March 2020
... University Press . Elliott Jack . 2014 . “ Patterns and Trends in Harlequin Category Romances .” In Advancing Digital Humanities: Research, Methods, Theories , edited by Longley Arthur Paul and Bode Katherine , 54 – 67 . London : Palgrave Macmillan . Flanders Julia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 325–326.
Published: 01 June 1941
.... This in- troduction, though discursive, emphasizes the need for judging Banks in relation to trends in late Restoration drama, which as the century came to a close began to exhibit feminine styles. Suggestiom that Banks be seen in proper perspective, particu- larly since his works have been roundly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 March 1942
... the present-day trend of taste that belauds Chapman because he is Delphically obscure and the other trend that damns him because those who run cannot read him. Miss Bartlett’s references to the recent “School of Night” in- terpretations seem to the present reviewer to be cast in a very proper...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 495–496.
Published: 01 December 1945
... of an introduction treating scope and method, a list of documents used, a bibliography, a list of text references, the main body of the work in seven chapters according to the order of the seven classes of strong verbs, a list of ablaut patterns, a section on general characteristics and trends, ap...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 374–375.
Published: 01 September 1946
... of recent years in these fields, summarizing the accomplishments and trends in each, and giving suggestions for further investigation. Of this kind are the articles by B. L. Ullman on classical studies (emphasizing the ex- panded interest in entire civilizations rather than only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 240–241.
Published: 01 June 1943
.... It is not a formal history; rather it is a series of six essays on the main trends and movements of literature in Latin America, the social and politi- cal background of these movements, and their outstanding represen- tatives. Five of the chapters, or essays, have to do with Spanish America; the sixth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 23–29.
Published: 01 March 1972
... camps (espe- cially if the theme is to be one of those cosmic dichotomies such as “art versus nature,” “good versus evil,” etc.) or into various other patterns, but it is now turning up often enough to constitute a significant trend, and raises interesting questions that lead to some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 531–532.
Published: 01 December 1949
... concerned here, he tells us, in searching for “trends” in the more flam- boyant aspects of the “baroque” feeling for life. In the heroic figures of Mar- lowe, Chapman, Webster, and Jonson he finds a common “exaggerated dynamic of the will”; in Kyd’s Hieronimo and in Marston’s Antonio, “exaggerated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 370–371.
Published: 01 September 1950
... on literature against the cultural arid political trends of their time. The Swiss background of the author lends to his discussions of political and his- torical events a dispassionate and refreshingly impartial tone. With his interest in comparative literature, he did riot limit himself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 June 1961
..., “centripetal” trend in eight- eenth-century scholarship. The new dix-huitihmkte-French, British, or Ameri- can-has developed a healthy antibody to the critique normalienne, to the Age of little else but Ideas, and to the somewhat disproportionate emphasis on cross- cultural studies which absorbed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 225–230.
Published: 01 September 1958
... to do with the Wanderer he regards them as “a sop to Chris- tianity from the hands of some pious scribe.”6 As I have suggested, however, Anderson’s point of view constitutes something of a deviation from the general trend of recent criticism. In 1943, for example, B. F. HuppC expressed...