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The Resource Uncertain chances : science, skepticism, and belief in nineteenth-century American literature, Maurice S. Lee, (electronic book)

Uncertain chances : science, skepticism, and belief in nineteenth-century American literature, Maurice S. Lee, (electronic book)

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Uncertain chances : science, skepticism, and belief in nineteenth-century American literature
Title
Uncertain chances
Title remainder
science, skepticism, and belief in nineteenth-century American literature
Statement of responsibility
Maurice S. Lee
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Maurice Lee's study illustrates how writers such as Poe Melville, Douglass, Thoreau, Dickinson, and others participated in a broad intellectual and cultural shift in which Americans increasingly learned to live with the threatening and wonderful possibilities of chance
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Lee, Maurice S
Dewey number
810.9384
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.C46
LC item number
L44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • American literature
  • Chance in literature
  • Probability in literature
  • Skepticism in literature
  • Belief and doubt in literature
  • Pragmatism in literature
  • Literature and science
  • Christianity and literature
  • United States
Target audience
specialized
Label
Uncertain chances : science, skepticism, and belief in nineteenth-century American literature, Maurice S. Lee, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
EDZ0000056401
Extent
1 online resource (x, 239 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199932412
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Uncertain chances : science, skepticism, and belief in nineteenth-century American literature, Maurice S. Lee, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
EDZ0000056401
Extent
1 online resource (x, 239 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199932412
Specific material designation
remote

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