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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 176–196.
Published: 01 August 2017
.... The 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 (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 (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 (2010) 43 (1): 176–183.
Published: 01 May 2010
... (1762) but also to work through the logic of the empiricist notion of prejudice as defined by John Locke in his Essay Concerning Human Understand- ing (1689). Central to his attack on the doctrine of innate ideas, Locke’s theory of prejudice indicates the obstacles to understanding that arise from...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 317–340.
Published: 01 November 2020
... posited a connection between subjective interiority and liberal politics. In Identity and Difference , for example, Etienne Balibar argues for a reading of classical liberal thinker John Locke as the inventor of consciousness. By linking Locke's epistemological claims in An Essay Concerning Human...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 8–34.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Sheridan. Letter 19 (undated), folder 2, Y.d.35. Letters from Mary Tickell to Elizabeth Ann Sheridan, ca. 1785–87. Folger Shakespeare Library , Washington, DC . Lipsedge Karen . Domestic Space in Eighteenth-Century Novels . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2012 . Locke John...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 449–466.
Published: 01 November 2016
... 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 country in “The Adventure of the Empty House,” he has some explaining to do. “In your picturesque account...
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Novel (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 (1999) 33 (1): 122–124.
Published: 01 May 1999
... 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 of the British novel...
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Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): 254–271.
Published: 01 November 2005
... . 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 Concerning Human Understanding...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... 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 instead the members of the coterie that called themselves “the Niggeratti...
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Novel (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 Oxford, derived his...
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Novel (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 (2020) 53 (2): 285–289.
Published: 01 August 2020
... , A Taste for China: English Subjectivity and the Prehistory of Orientalism ( New York : Oxford UP , 2018 ), pp. 282 , paper, $74.00 . The argument of A Taste for China , which spans the long eighteenth century from John Locke and Aphra Behn to Jane Austen and Walter Scott, is focused...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 457–459.
Published: 01 November 2013
... of 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 (2014) 47 (3): 363–382.
Published: 01 November 2014
... . 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 . Ed. Nidditch Peter . Oxford : Oxford UP...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 May 2011
... 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- ernism, offered very...
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Novel (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 Government. Two...
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Novel (2021) 54 (2): 300–304.
Published: 01 August 2021
... preoccupations of the era's fiction. Born Yesterday is unfazed by the specters that haunt eighteenth-century novel studies—John Locke's, Jane Austen's, Ian Watt's, F. R. Leavis's, among others. In the process, it brings into sharp relief a corpus of ethical and aesthetic theory that has been eclipsed...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., 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, 2004...