By Peggy Thompson,Rhona Brown,Leslie A. Chilton,Timothy Erwin,Evan Gottlieb,Christopher D. Johnson,Heather King,James Noggle,Adam Rounce,Adrianne Wadewitz
Drawing commonly on philosophical notion from the eighteenth century in addition to conceptual frameworks built within the twenty-first century, this quantity of essays examines ethical formation represented in or implicitly produced through a variety of texts, together with Boswell’s literary feedback, Fergusson’s poetry, Burney’s novels, Doddridge’s biography, Smollett’s novels, Charlotte Smith’s children’s books, Johnson’s essays, Gibbon’s background, and Wordsworth’s poetry. The certain conceptual and textual breadth of Beyond experience and Sensibility yields a wealthy reassessment and augmentation of the 2 views summarized by way of the phrases experience and sensibility in later eighteenth-century Britain.
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