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The Resource The presence of persons : essays on literature, science and philosophy in the nineteenth century, William Myers

The presence of persons : essays on literature, science and philosophy in the nineteenth century, William Myers

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The presence of persons : essays on literature, science and philosophy in the nineteenth century
Title
The presence of persons
Title remainder
essays on literature, science and philosophy in the nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
William Myers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, William
Index
index present
LC call number
PR453
LC item number
.M94 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Nineteenth century series (Ashgate)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
The presence of persons : essays on literature, science and philosophy in the nineteenth century, William Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-236) 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
Introduction: Nothing New -- pt. 1. The Presence of Persons -- 1. Where are Nathaniel Hawthorne, Emily Dickinson and Daniel C. Dennett? -- 2. Evolution and Progress: Herbert Spencer, Thomas Hardy and Amartya Sen -- 3. Why John Stuart Mill chose to go to the Devil -- 4. Walter Pater and the Higher Decadence -- 5. Arnold and Newman: The Phenomenological Option -- 6. Autobiography and the Illative Sense -- pt. 2. Manifold and Complex Corruption -- 7. Celibate Men and Angelic Women in Oliver Twist -- 8. The Radicalism of Little Dorrit -- pt. 3. Luminously Self-Evident Beings -- 9. The Feral Children of Haworth: Charlotte and Emily Bronte -- 10. Fragments of Consciousness: The Poems of Emily Bronte -- 11. The Rights of Celibacy -- pt. 4. The Management of our Hearts -- 12. The Two Eternities: Race and Soul in Daniel Deronda -- 13. Justice and Freedom: The Portrait of a Lady
Control code
980098023626
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
246 p
Isbn
9781840146455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The presence of persons : essays on literature, science and philosophy in the nineteenth century, William Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-236) 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
Introduction: Nothing New -- pt. 1. The Presence of Persons -- 1. Where are Nathaniel Hawthorne, Emily Dickinson and Daniel C. Dennett? -- 2. Evolution and Progress: Herbert Spencer, Thomas Hardy and Amartya Sen -- 3. Why John Stuart Mill chose to go to the Devil -- 4. Walter Pater and the Higher Decadence -- 5. Arnold and Newman: The Phenomenological Option -- 6. Autobiography and the Illative Sense -- pt. 2. Manifold and Complex Corruption -- 7. Celibate Men and Angelic Women in Oliver Twist -- 8. The Radicalism of Little Dorrit -- pt. 3. Luminously Self-Evident Beings -- 9. The Feral Children of Haworth: Charlotte and Emily Bronte -- 10. Fragments of Consciousness: The Poems of Emily Bronte -- 11. The Rights of Celibacy -- pt. 4. The Management of our Hearts -- 12. The Two Eternities: Race and Soul in Daniel Deronda -- 13. Justice and Freedom: The Portrait of a Lady
Control code
980098023626
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
246 p
Isbn
9781840146455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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