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The Resource The powers of distance : cosmopolitanism and the cultivation of detachment, Amanda Anderson

The powers of distance : cosmopolitanism and the cultivation of detachment, Amanda Anderson

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The powers of distance : cosmopolitanism and the cultivation of detachment
Title
The powers of distance
Title remainder
cosmopolitanism and the cultivation of detachment
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Anderson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Anderson, Amanda
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • English literature
  • Literature and society
  • Alienation (Social psychology) in literature
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Difference (Psychology) in literature
  • Cosmopolitanism
  • Irony in literature
Label
The powers of distance : cosmopolitanism and the cultivation of detachment, Amanda Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Gender, modernity, and detachment: domestic ideals and the case of Charlotte Brontë's Villette -- Cosmopolitanism in different voices: Charles Dickens's Little Dorrit and the hermeneutics of suspicion -- Disinterestedness as a vocation: revisiting Matthew Arnold -- The cultivation of partiality: George Eliot and the Jewish question -- "Manners before morals": Oscar Wilde and epigrammatic detachment
Control code
ocm45804834
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780691074962
Lccn
2001016378
Label
The powers of distance : cosmopolitanism and the cultivation of detachment, Amanda Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Gender, modernity, and detachment: domestic ideals and the case of Charlotte Brontë's Villette -- Cosmopolitanism in different voices: Charles Dickens's Little Dorrit and the hermeneutics of suspicion -- Disinterestedness as a vocation: revisiting Matthew Arnold -- The cultivation of partiality: George Eliot and the Jewish question -- "Manners before morals": Oscar Wilde and epigrammatic detachment
Control code
ocm45804834
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780691074962
Lccn
2001016378

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