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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 26–49.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Hobbes and John Locke; and the use of contemporary phenomenology on touch by Jean-Luc Nancy and Jacques Derrida. The resulting interpretation identifies Pamela as a “chiropractress” who resorts to the religious violence of the miracle in order to neutralize the patriarchal hand and obtain political...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 49–64.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Leila Mansouri This article argues that the unusual depiction of metempsychosis central to Robert Montgomery Bird's 1836 novel Sheppard Lee exposes instabilities in the notion of property that is foundational to John Locke's Second Treatise on Government . Key to this argument is a feature of Lee's...
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Novel (1 August 2017) 50 (2): 176–196.
Published: 01 August 2017
... essay thus, first, reconstructs how A Tale of Two Cities surprisingly constitutes its historical perspective around transformations wrought by the nineteenth-century networking revolution in public transport; second, explains how this historical perspective frames the opposing groups as locked in stasis...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 176–183.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Conor. London: Penguin, 1986 . Edgeworth , Maria . Harrington . 1817. Ed. Manly Susan. Peterborough: Broadview, 2004 . Gadamer , Hans-Georg . Truth and Method . 2nd ed. Trans. Joel Weinsheimer and Donald G. Marshall. London: Continuum, 2004 . Locke , John . An Essay...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 122–124.
Published: 01 May 1999
... literary history of the novel. In two key and related theses Barney finds in educational writings both evidence for a bridge between Locke's empiricism and the innovative narra- tive forms of the novel and for an alternative genealogy of the British novel of education. While conventional histories...
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Novel (1 November 2013) 46 (3): 457–459.
Published: 01 November 2013
... constructing illusions of the kinds of private worlds that René Descartes, John Locke, George Berkeley, or David Hume had theorized. But it has become increasingly clear that the story of inner life is one of the external, too, with a younger generation of scholars showing us how literary conventions...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and phenomenological complexity. Thompson thinks such critiques rely on a fundamentally flawed understanding of Enlightenment ontology. In particular, they privilege its reductive atomist physics at the expense of the “corpuscular” chemistry from which John Locke, a student of Robert Boyle at...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... particular understanding of modern race politics. The chapter studies two different groups of African American writers and artists in 1920s and 1930s Harlem modernist culture. This time the orthodoxy to be desecrated is exemplified by Alan Locke's anthology The New Negro (1932), and the blasphemers are...
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Novel (1 November 2016) 49 (3): 449–466.
Published: 01 November 2016
....) But is this method really carried out in the stories? At the end of “The Final Problem,” Sherlock Holmes and the arch-criminal Professor Moriarty have evidently tumbled to their deaths over the Reichenbach Falls, locked together in a hateful struggle. So when Holmes returns from that undiscovered...
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Novel (1 November 2016) 49 (3): 486–503.
Published: 01 November 2016
...,” Tucker presents a dream vision in which his avatar, Ned Search, enters “the vehicular state.” Ned, or rather his soul encased in a tiny vehicle, encounters the soul of John Locke (also in his vehicle), who explains that spirits have a peculiar way of communicating with one another: [We] have another...
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Novel (1 November 2005) 38 (2-3): 254–271.
Published: 01 November 2005
... . Johnson , Samuel . The Rambler 4 ( March 31, 1750). The Major Works . Ed. Donald Greene. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2000 . 175 –79. Lennox , Charlotte . The Female Quixote, or the Adventures of Arabella . Ed. Margaret Dalziel. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1989 . Locke , John . An Essay...
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Novel (1 May 2017) 50 (1): 8–34.
Published: 01 May 2017
... discriminated” fashion than other literary genres (32, 22). In this way, eighteenth-century fiction not only conformed to John Locke's notion that individual identity is constituted by its specific location in time and space but also obtained its characteristic “closeness to the texture of daily experience...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 May 2011
... relations with William Dean Howells, whose position at the Atlantic Monthly amounted to a near formal deanship of American letters. Should the allegiances of African American characters be national or cosmopolitan? Schuyler and Alain Locke, the latter often viewed as a guiding spirit of New Negro mod...
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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 280–283.
Published: 01 August 2006
... of the rela- tion of self to other as force to counterforce; Locke's analysis of the experiential basis of human understanding provided a psychological as well as epistemological basis for the realist novel's plot of self-development; Kant's positing of the categorical imperative that...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 304–307.
Published: 01 August 2015
... on “the literary afterlife of the neoclassical gentleman” that makes an elegant segue from poetry to fiction by way of a reading of The Rape of the Lock . “Pope's authorial persona,” Solinger argues, fashioned in contrast to the “fallen literacy” of the libertine baron, “prefigured the male...
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Novel (1 November 2014) 47 (3): 363–382.
Published: 01 November 2014
... . The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling . By Fielding Henry . New York : Penguin , 2005 . xiii – xxxix . Leavis F. R. The Great Tradition: George Eliot, Henry James, Joseph Conrad . New York : New York UP , 1964 . Locke John . An Essay Concerning Human Understanding...
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Novel (1 August 2004) 37 (1-2): 24–44.
Published: 01 August 2004
...ANTHONY JARRELLS Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Works Cited Ashcraft , Richard . Revolutionary Politics and Locke’s “Two Treatises of Government.” Princeton: Princeton UP, 1986 . Benjamin , Walter . Theses on the Philosophy of History. Illuminations . Trans. Harry...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 2010
... by John Locke, Thomas Hobbes, and Jean Jacques Rousseau, under which men agree to give up certain rights for the benefit of equality before the law, is underwritten by a secret sexual contract that gives all men compensatory sexual access to women. Liberal society is thus divided into a...
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Novel (1 May 2001) 35 (1): 24–45.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., and Sterne in Relation to Hobbes, Hume, and Burke . Ithaca: Cornel UP, 1988 . Levi-Strauss , Claude . The Savage Mind . 1962. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1966 . Locke , John . An Essay Concerning the True Original, Extent and End of Civil Government. The Second Treatise of...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Fiction, Fantasy, and Social Class . Princeton: Princeton UP, 2007 . Lane , Christopher . Hatred and Civility: The Antisocial Life in Victorian England . New York: Columbia UP, 2004 . Locke , John . Two Treatises of Government . 1698. Ed. Peter Laslett. Cambridge: Cambridge UP...