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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 38–46.
Published: 01 May 2010
...John Plotz This article argues that the time has come to reconsider John Stuart Mill's relationship to the novel and to pay more heed to his reflections on the complicated interplay between text-based and face-to-face forms of social intercourse. His early essay “What Is Poetry?” begins a journey...
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Novel (2000) 33 (2): 175–195.
Published: 01 August 2000
....” Enlightenment Essays 4 ( 1973 ): 15 –28. Critchley , T.A. The Conquest of Violence: Order and Liberty in Britain . New York: Schocken Books, 1970 . Galbraith , John Kenneth . Introduction to The History of British India. Mill. Gikandi , Simon . Maps of Englishness: Writing...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 69–103.
Published: 01 May 2001
... . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1980 . Brantlinger , Patrick . Fictions of State: Culture and Credit in Britain, 1694–1994 . Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1996 . Bushnell , John P. “Maggie Tulliver’s ‘Stored-Up Force’: A Re-Reading of The Mill on the Floss.” Studies in the Novel 16 ( 1984 ): 378 –95...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 236–254.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and readers. Even as Phineas Finn speaks the idiom of John Stuart Mill's liberal orientation toward feelings and beliefs, the novel's distribution of narrative focalization provides an alternative pedagogy in Jeremy Bentham's utilitarian orientation toward action. Reading the novel's form against its content...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Kevin A. Morrison This article examines representations of gestural and rhetorical modes of male suffering in Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights and George Eliot's The Mill on the Floss . It argues that these novels, focusing on the transition from a traditional yeoman economy to a system...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 35–55.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Vanessa Smith “Toy Stories” takes Maggie Tulliver's “grinding and beating” of her broken doll in The Mill on the Floss as a starting point for thinking about manifestations of childish distress, rage, and shame in the nineteenth-century novel. Using Melanie Klein's play theories, it argues...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 325–329.
Published: 01 August 2014
... of nineteenth-century Bildung in Goethe’s Wilhelm Meister and George Eliot’s The Mill on the Floss, turn-of-the-century colonial-inflected writing in Olive Schreiner’s Story of an African Farm and Joseph Conrad’s Lord Jim, Edwardian proto- modernism in Oscar Wilde’s Picture of Dorian Gray and H. G. Wells’s...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 525–528.
Published: 01 November 2018
... a powerful intellect and a lucid voice on the scholarly scene. Work Cited Moore Grace . Dickens and Empire: Discourses of Class, Race, and Colonialism in the Works of Charles Dickens . Aldershot : Ashgate , 2004 . Each reading—of George Eliot's The Mill on the Floss (1860), Wilkie...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 32–50.
Published: 01 May 1999
... in Realist Fiction . Oxford: Clarendon P, 1994 . Hilton , Boyd . The Age of Atonement: The Influence of Evangelicalism on Nineteenth-Century Social Thought, 1795–1865 . 2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon P, 1991 . Hollander , Samuel . The Economics of J.S. Mill . 2 vols . Toronto: U of Toronto...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 275–279.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of the experience of pain. Where Ablow differs from these studies is in the philosophical rigor she brings to the task, as she ranges across work by John Stuart Mill, Harriet Martineau, Charlotte Brontë, Charles Darwin, and Thomas Hardy. Like George Eliot, she shifts her gaze from the whole human horizon...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 317–340.
Published: 01 November 2020
... to ‘mental reality,’” John Stuart Mill confirms and elaborates on such a subjective model as the grounds for his political liberalism two centuries later ( Balibar 1–2 ). In “On Liberty,” Mill attempts to circumscribe the “appropriate region of human liberty” to which his Principle of Liberty applies...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 62–85.
Published: 01 May 2009
...: Routledge, 1998 . McCord , Norman . British History, 1815-1906 . New York: Oxford UP, 1991 . Mill , John Stuart . Considerations on Representative Government. On Liberty and Other Essays . Ed. John Gray. New York: Oxford UP, 1998 . 205 -467. ———. On Liberty. On Liberty and Other...
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Novel (2021) 54 (2): 210–226.
Published: 01 August 2021
... aspects of one's identity. The effect is to make the attempt to change someone's mind resemble a violation: an assault rather than simply an attempt to persuade. 2 We might expect John Stuart Mill, for one, to object. “[T]he source of everything respectable in man either as an intellectual...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 307–327.
Published: 01 November 2000
....” PMLA 77 ( 1962 ): 268 –79. Mill , John Stuart , and Jeremy Bentham. Utilitarianism and Other Essays . Ed. Alan Ryan. New York: Penguin, 1987 . Nunokawa , Jeff . “The Miser’s Two Bodies: Silas Marner and the Sexual Possibilities of the Commodity.” Victorian Studies 36 ( 1993...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 305–307.
Published: 01 August 2019
... for students, teeming with many interests and insights and generous in acknowledging the work of others. Follow Plotz where he wants to go, and you will be caught up in fascinating highways and byways. In the second chapter, Charles Lamb leads Plotz into a nuanced account of John Stuart Mill's aesthetics...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 210–223.
Published: 01 August 2014
... sent to her by Jem Wilson in a typical nineteenth-century reuse of paper, the kind from which we get the expression ‘‘reading between the lines John Barton will use half of this valentine as wadding for the gun he uses to kill Harry Carson—the son of the mill owner for whom he works—and Jem...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 497–504.
Published: 01 November 2014
... across the century, from Edgeworth’s national tales and John Stuart Mill’s political essays to the novels of Anthony Trollope, George Moore, and George Mer- edith. In addition to charting this change and analyzing the many complexities of different stances on property, Maurer also highlights...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 61–78.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... As she is busily and indignantly conducting her inquiry, however, Michael is being shipped out to Deep Valley Mills, a sort of death-by-labor camp for children, by the benefactor who can no longer abide the sight of him. Mary's subsequent search for Michael and her de- velopment into a genuine...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 449–466.
Published: 01 November 2016
... with reference to the preeminent representative of empiricism in Doyle's day, Mill. Mill follows the English empiricists of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries with respect to what has been said already: “To Mill it is clear that . . . we build the external world out of internal sensation. . . . The world...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 73–98.
Published: 01 May 2007
... . The Mill on the Floss . 1860. Ed. Gordon S. Haight Oxford: Oxford UP, 1980 . Eliot , George . “The Morality of Wilhelm Meister.” Essays of George Eliot . Ed. Thomas Pinney. New York: Columbia UP, 1963 . 143 –47. Eliot , George . “Pictures of Life in French Novels.” Saturday Review 2...