Meditations On Quixote

Autore: José Ortega y Gasset
Editore: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252068959
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Presents a powerful case for integrating literature into experience. Through a series of essays in intellectual love, the author explores the aim of philosophy. He then considers how literature, specifically Cervantes, contributes to realizing this aim.

Meditaciones Del Quijote

Autore: José Ortega y Gasset
Editore: Alianza Editorial Sa
ISBN: 9788420686110
Grandezza: 31,17 MB
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The Social Thought Of Ortega Y Gasset

Autore: John T. Graham
Editore: University of Missouri Press
ISBN: 9780826262868
Grandezza: 32,53 MB
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Encyclopedia Of The Essay

Autore: Tracy Chevalier
Editore: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781884964305
Grandezza: 20,20 MB
Formato: PDF
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"This groundbreaking new source of international scope defines the essay as nonfictional prose texts of between one and 50 pages in length. The more than 500 entries by 275 contributors include entries on nationalities, various categories of essays such as generic (such as sermons, aphorisms), individual major works, notable writers, and periodicals that created a market for essays, and particularly famous or significant essays. The preface details the historical development of the essay, and the alphabetically arranged entries usually include biographical sketch, nationality, era, selected writings list, additional readings, and anthologies."--"Outstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection of New Titles", American Libraries, May 1999. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA.

Jos Ortega Y Gasset

Autore: Nora de Marval-McNair
Editore: Praeger Pub Text
Grandezza: 11,91 MB
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These essays examine the contribution of Ortega y Gasset, reflecting his own diversity of interests with topics on philosophy, history, literature, esthetics, language and art. The collection draws together scholars from a variety of disciplines in an effort to deepen appreciation for one of the leading writers of modern Spain. Originally delivered at Espectador Universal to mark the 100th anniversay of Ortega y Gasset's birth, these essays are sure to open new perspectives on the thought and work of one who has long been regarded as the prototytpe to the twentieth century humanist.

Spanish And Portuguese Literatures And Their Times

Autore: Joyce Moss
Editore: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780787637309
Grandezza: 65,39 MB
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Entries on Spanish and Portuguese literary works describe each works' genre, contents, and reflection of real-life events in history and in the author's life.

Human Existence As Radical Reality

Autore: Pedro Blas Gonzalez
Editore: Paragon House
Grandezza: 39,95 MB
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José Ortega y Gasset, (1883-1955), Spanish writer, philosopher and revolutionary was noted for his humanistic criticism of modern civilization. His best known work, The Revolt of the Masses earned him an international reputation. In it, he decried the destructive influence of the mass-minded, and therefore mediocre, people, who, if not directed by the intellectually and morally superior minority, encourage the rise of fascism and totalitarianism.

A Watch Over Mortality

Autore: Harold C. Raley
Editore: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791431535
Grandezza: 24,24 MB
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An in-depth study of the thought of contemporary Spanish philosopher Julian Marias, in the context of Ortega y Gasset and his times and twentieth-century Spanish culture.

Families And Family Therapy

Autore: Salvador MINUCHIN
Editore: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674292369
Grandezza: 21,17 MB
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Transcripts of six group sessions illuminate the tactics of therapists, methods of mapping and restructuring human relationships, and the nature of family problems

Theory Of The Novel

Autore: Michael McKeon
Editore: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801863974
Grandezza: 22,78 MB
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McKeon and others dwelve into the significance of the novel as a genre form, issues in novel techniques such as displacement, the grand theory, narrative modes such as subjectivity, character, and development, critical interpretation of the structure of the novel, and the novel in historical context.