Jane Austen And The State Of The Nation

Author: Sheryl Craig
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 1137544554
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Jane Austen and the State of the Nation explores Jane Austen's references to politics and to political economics and concludes that Austen was a liberal Tory who remained consistent in her political agenda throughout her career as a novelist. Read with this historical background, Austen's books emerge as state-of-the-nation or political novels.
Jane Austen and the State of the Nation
Language: en
Pages: 183
Authors: Sheryl Craig, Eckersley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-18 - Publisher: Springer

Jane Austen and the State of the Nation explores Jane Austen's references to politics and to political economics and concludes that Austen was a liberal Tory who remained consistent in her political agenda throughout her career as a novelist. Read with this historical background, Austen's books emerge as state-of-the-nation or
Timely Voices
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Goran Stanivukovic
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-13 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

From the fourteenth-century Sir Gawain and the Green Knight to In Parenthesis – an epic poem written in 1937 by painter and poet David Jones – English writers have looked to romance as a resource and a strategy to expand the imaginary reach of their writing. Rethinking the resilience, purpose,
Women Writers and the Nation's Past 1790-1860
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Mary Spongberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-27 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

1790 saw the publication of Edmund Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France -- the definitive tract of modern conservatism as a political philosophy. Though women of the period wrote texts that clearly responded to and reacted against Burke's conception of English history and to the contemporary political events that
Islam, Kurds and the Turkish Nation State
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Christopher Houston
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Can Islamism, as is often claimed, truly unite Muslim Turks and Kurds in a discourse that supersedes ethnicity? This is a volatile and exciting time for a country whose long history has been characterized by dramatic power play. Evolving out of two years of fieldwork in Istanbul, this book examines
The Literary in Theory
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Jonathan D. Culler
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

This work explores the role of the literary in theory, with wide-ranging analysis of key concepts and disciplinary practices.