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The Resource The chain of becoming : the philosophical tale, the novel, and a neglected realism of the Enlightenment : Swift, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Johnson, and Austen, Frederick M. Keener

The chain of becoming : the philosophical tale, the novel, and a neglected realism of the Enlightenment : Swift, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Johnson, and Austen, Frederick M. Keener

Label
The chain of becoming : the philosophical tale, the novel, and a neglected realism of the Enlightenment : Swift, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Johnson, and Austen
Title
The chain of becoming
Title remainder
the philosophical tale, the novel, and a neglected realism of the Enlightenment : Swift, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Johnson, and Austen
Statement of responsibility
Frederick M. Keener
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1937-
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Keener, Frederick M.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Austen, Jane
  • English fiction
  • Psychological fiction, English
  • French fiction
  • Psychology in literature
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Realism in literature
  • Enlightenment
  • Enlightenment
  • Enlightenment
Label
The chain of becoming : the philosophical tale, the novel, and a neglected realism of the Enlightenment : Swift, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Johnson, and Austen, Frederick M. Keener
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gulliver's habits and prejudices
  • The spirit of the Lettres persanes, and of enlightened characterization
  • The generation and progress of Usbek's ideas in Lettres persanes
  • Candide: structure and motivation
  • Conflict, declamation, and self-assessment in Rasselas
  • pt. 3.
  • The philosophical tale, Jane Austen, and the novel:
  • Self-assessment in Les Liaisons dangereuses and Northanger Abbey
  • "Delicious consciousness" in Persuasion, via Mansfield Park
  • pt. 1.
  • The chain of becoming:
  • The philosophical tale and the novel
  • The chain of being, the chain of events, and the chain of becoming
  • Self-assessment: two heads or one
  • The rub of self-love
  • pt. 2.
  • The major philosophical tales:
Control code
8629272
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 358 pages
Isbn
9780231055734
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82012878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)51524
Label
The chain of becoming : the philosophical tale, the novel, and a neglected realism of the Enlightenment : Swift, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Johnson, and Austen, Frederick M. Keener
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gulliver's habits and prejudices
  • The spirit of the Lettres persanes, and of enlightened characterization
  • The generation and progress of Usbek's ideas in Lettres persanes
  • Candide: structure and motivation
  • Conflict, declamation, and self-assessment in Rasselas
  • pt. 3.
  • The philosophical tale, Jane Austen, and the novel:
  • Self-assessment in Les Liaisons dangereuses and Northanger Abbey
  • "Delicious consciousness" in Persuasion, via Mansfield Park
  • pt. 1.
  • The chain of becoming:
  • The philosophical tale and the novel
  • The chain of being, the chain of events, and the chain of becoming
  • Self-assessment: two heads or one
  • The rub of self-love
  • pt. 2.
  • The major philosophical tales:
Control code
8629272
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 358 pages
Isbn
9780231055734
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82012878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)51524

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