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Modernism, narrative, and humanism [electronic resource] / Paul Sheehan.
INITIAL_TITLE_SRCH:
Modernism, narrative, and humanism [electronic resource] / Paul Sheehan.
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Publication Date:
2002
ISBN:
9780511020582

9780511045622

9780511120602

9780521814577

9780511485305

9781280160790
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-230) and index.
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION The anthropometric turn; 1 Narrating the animal, amputating the soul; 2 Conrad and technology: homo ex machina; 3 The Lawrentian transcendent: after the fall; 4 Woolf's luminance: time out of mind; 5 Doubting Beckett: voices descant, stories still; CONCLUSION Humanness unbound; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Abstract:
In Modernism, Narrative and Humanism, Paul Sheehan attempts to redefine Modernist narrative for the twenty first century. He reveals the crucial link between the Modernist novel's narrative concerns and its philosophical orientation in a book that will be of interest to scholars of Modernism and literary theory.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
Language:
English