By Peggy Thompson,Rhona Brown,Leslie A. Chilton,Timothy Erwin,Evan Gottlieb,Christopher D. Johnson,Heather King,James Noggle,Adam Rounce,Adrianne Wadewitz
Drawing greatly on philosophical notion from the eighteenth century in addition to conceptual frameworks constructed within the twenty-first century, this quantity of essays examines ethical formation represented in or implicitly produced by means of a number 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 heritage, and Wordsworth’s poetry. The distinct conceptual and textual breadth of Beyond experience and Sensibility yields a wealthy reassessment and augmentation of the 2 views summarized via the phrases experience and sensibility in later eighteenth-century Britain.
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Beyond Sense and Sensibility: Moral Formation and the Literary Imagination from Johnson to Wordsworth (Transits: Literature, Thought & Culture, 1650–1850) by Peggy Thompson,Rhona Brown,Leslie A. Chilton,Timothy Erwin,Evan Gottlieb,Christopher D. Johnson,Heather King,James Noggle,Adam Rounce,Adrianne Wadewitz