Journals and Miscellaneous Notebooks: 1841-1843

Journals and Miscellaneous Notebooks: 1841-1843

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 0674484703

Category: Authors, American

Page: 652

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Vols. 8, 11-12 accompanied by separate "Emendations and departures from the manuscript," by the editors.
Journals and Miscellaneous Notebooks: 1841-1843
Language: en
Pages: 652
Authors: Ralph Waldo Emerson
Categories: Authors, American
Type: BOOK - Published: 1960 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Vols. 8, 11-12 accompanied by separate "Emendations and departures from the manuscript," by the editors.
American Jesus
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Stephen Prothero
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-09-18 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Story of the Transformation of Jesus from Divinity to Celebrity The United States (it is often pointed out) is one of the most religious countries on earth, and most Americans belong to one Christian church or another. But as Stephen Prothero argues in American Jesus, many of the most
The Afterlife of Dante’s Vita Nova in the Anglophone World
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Federica Coluzzi, Jacob Blakesley
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-09-28 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume provides the first systematic study of the translation and reception of Dante’s Vita Nova in the Anglophone world, reconstructing for the first time the contexts and genesis of its English-language afterlife from the early nineteenth century to the present day. Dante is one of the foremost authors of
Nineteenth-Century Individualism and the Market Economy
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Luke Philip Plotica
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-16 - Publisher: Springer

This book studies nineteenth-century American individualism and its relationship to the simultaneous rise of the market economy as articulated in the works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and William Graham Sumner. The argument of the book is that these thinkers offer distinct visions of individualism that reflect their
The Sovereign Outsider
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Mathias Hagen König
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-17 - Publisher: Tectum Wissenschaftsverlag

The "Sovereign Outsider" is a literary character of 19th Century American literature that cannot be classified within the cultural, economical, religious, and political (non-)discursive formation of antebellum America. His resistance to associate with any political and social network alludes to the anarchist philosophy of postanarchism that employs post-structuralist and postmodernist