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The aesthetics of service in Early Modern England

Elizabeth J. Rivlin

The aesthetics of service in Early Modern England

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Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature,
  • Master and servant in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Household employees in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-208) and index.

    StatementElizabeth Rivlin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR428.M375 R58 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 218 p. ;
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25243970M
    ISBN 100810127814
    ISBN 109780810127814
    LC Control Number2011028658
    OCLC/WorldCa712117518

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The aesthetics of service in Early Modern England by Elizabeth J. Rivlin Download PDF EPUB FB2

In The Aesthetics of Service in Early Modern England, Elizabeth Rivlin explores the ways in which servant-master relationships reshaped literature.

The early modern servant is enjoined to obey his or her master out of dutiful love, but the servant's duty actually amounts to standing in for the master, a move that opens the possibility of becoming by: 8. In The Aesthetics of Service in Early Modern England, Elizabeth Rivlin explores the ways in which servant-master relationships reshaped literature.

The early modern servant is enjoined to obey his or her master out of dutiful love, but the servant?s duty actually amounts to standing in for the master, a move that opens the possibility of becoming master.

The Aesthetics of Service in Early Modern England In The Aesthetics of Service in Early Modern England, Elizabeth Rivlin explores the ways in which servant-master relationships reshaped literature. The early modern servant is enjoined to obey his or her master out of dutiful love, but the servant?s duty actually amounts to standing in for the master, a move that opens the possibility of.

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Ideas, Aesthetics, and Inquiries in the Early Modern Era, Volume 10 Ideas, Aesthetics, and Inquiries in the Early Modern Era, Kevin Lee Cope, ISBNPublisher. There is a myth of the origin of modern aesthetics that overemphasizes the British tradition and aesthetics as an independent discipline.

Professor J. Colin MacQuillan ’ s book Early Modern Aesthetics disenchants readers from the myth and convinces them with a more authentic account of the origin of modern aesthetics. Internal-Sense Theories Shaftesbury. Shaftesbury takes up aesthetic questions from time to time across his Characteristics of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times (first published in ), particularly within its third, fourth, and fifth Treatises.

But it is perhaps only within this last treatise—the dialogue The Moralists, a Philosophical Rhapsody—that he can be said to develop a theory. Ideas, Aesthetics, and Inquiries in the Early Modern Era is now published by the Bucknell University Press. For more information concerning the journal, its scope and coverage areas, and subscriptions, please contact the Book Review Editor, Samara Anne Cahill, at @   In the English Renaissance, poetry was imagined to inspire moral behaviour in its readers, but the efficacy of poetry was also linked to 'conjuration, ' the theologically dangerous practice of invoking spirits with words.

Magical Imaginations explores how major writers of the period - including Spenser, Marlowe, and Shakespeare - negotiated this troubling link between poetry and magic in their.

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The English translation of is a rare masterpiece. This engrossing volume studies the poetics of evil in early modern English culture, reconciling the Renaissance belief that literature should uphold morality with the compelling and attractive representations of evil throughout the period’s literature.

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Colin McQuillan's short book on early modern aesthetics is neither a history nor a critical discussion, though it attempts to be something of both.

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Furthermore, writers who adopted the Modern point of view often did so quite deliberately and self-consciously. Indeed, a central preoccupation of Modernism is with the inner self and consciousness. In contrast to the Romantic world view, the Modernist cares rather little for Nature, Being, or the overarching structures of history.

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Published originally in Polish init achieved bestseller status and acclaim as the best work of its kind in the world.

The English translation of is a rare /5. Economic Lives in Early Modern Britain (); Poverty & Piety in an English Village: Terling (with David Levine, ); The Making of an Industrial Society: Whickham, (with David Levine, ), and many essays on the social, economic, and cultural history of early modern England.

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