Bottom: On Shakespeare

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Daiches, David Critical Approaches to Literature: Blindness and Insight: Essays in the Rhetoric of Contemporary Criticism. 2nd Ed. A central but rarely explicit political demand of market liberals is therefore, that entrepreneurs should have control of the economy. Over the years, literary critics have argued about the best ways to interpret literature. The spectrum of art criticism includes such works as Robin George Collingwood's Principles of Art (1938), André Malraux's Voices of Silence (1952), the writings of Harold Rosenberg and Clement Greenberg, and the more recent criticism of such figures as Michael Freed, Barbara Rose, and Adam Gopnik.
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Bookman's Price Index: Cumulative Index

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Mary Klages, "Postructuralist Feminist Theory" ) Patriarchy - "Sexism is perpetuated by systems of patriarchy where male-dominated structures and social arrangements elaborate the oppression of women. Tiffin, Chris. "The Voyage of the Good Ship 'Commonwealth'." Periodical indexes may be available in online, CD-ROM, or print form. He adds, however, that "Copland's decision to simplify his musical language arose from more than just an understandable desire to reach out to a larger. .. audience. .. . it also constituted a specifically political statement, one which ran parallel to the cultural policies of the American Communist Party in the mid-30s (para. 17).
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A Tale of Two Cities (Clear Print)

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Lucius becomes initiated and slips evasively out of our grasp, whether he lied or told the truth, as St. This last point on the social and economic value of knowledge is perhaps of greatest importance in descriptions of the "knowledge economy." Eisner, Elliot W. (1994) Cognition and curriculum reconsidered, 2e, New York: Teachers College Press. Important names in the development of higher criticism include Friedrich Schleiermacher (1768–1834), Ludwig Feuerbach (1804–1872) and David Friedrich Strauss (1808–1874); the origins of higher criticism are deeply intertwined with rationalism and naturalism.
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The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

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We know that he wanted peace with Sparta and that he hated Cleon, so when his comedy depicts the attaining of peace and the defeat of Cleon we know that he approved and wanted his audience to approve. In Numbers, (chap. 16) we read of Korach, the first critic of Moses' authority, who claimed that "the Torah was not from heaven" (Jerusalem Talmud, Sanhedrin 10, halachah 1). For example, writers could critique The Story of an Hour by Kate Chopin from a feminist theoretical perspective. If the narrative's impossibility can be explained rationally or psychologically (as a dream, hallucinations), then the term "uncanny" is applied.
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How To Do Biography: A Primer

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I encourage new and prospective Waldorf parents to read the poem, to consider the accusations of racism against Waldorf, and to imagine yourself in the same scenario. In addition, we are shown a number of things that are not in Vincent’s portrait, notably the fishing boats and fishermen on the righthand side of the frame (who, as already noted, can only be seen when Vincent bends down, when his movement changes the configuration of the image and what is visible within it from the camera’s position).
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Harold Nicolson

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The change of register at this moment bares the poetic dimension of Rear Window – it offers us a glimpse of the pervasive relationship between Jeff’s subjectivity and the fictional world that is at the heart of the film but that elsewhere is subsumed in its predominant style. They have reminded us that texts affect different readers "in varying and individual ways" (Hunt 13-14). Majuscules were usually written on sheepskin parchment in capital letters called uncials. The latter is more directly a symbol of the original vision or birthright, and is often a somewhat pathetic victim, like Richard II, or even Agamemnon.
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Presences that Disturb: Models of Romantic Self-Definition

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Of all the renaissance literary critics, Lodovico Castelvetro is known to be the most influential critic of all due to his commentaries on Aristotle’s Poetics in 1570. This emphasis on determinism distinguishes Zola's naturalism from other forms of realism. Keith Booker, Postmodern Hollywood: What’s New in Film and Why It Makes Us Feel So Strange (London: Praeger, 2007), p. 93. 2. Djeribi, Muriel. “De la nourriture aux parures.” Cahiers de Littérature Orale, 25 (1989): 55-70.
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Agenda: An AnthologyThe First Four Decades (1959-1993)

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The unicorn, the traditional emblem of chastity and the lover of virgins, has an honored place here; so does the dolphin, whose association with Arion makes him the innocent contrast to the devouring leviathan; and also, for its humility and submissiveness, a very different animal the ass. As texts judged to be of high literary value tend to be marked by complexity and even ambiguity, and to yield diverse interpretations, judgment may ultimately require a theory of interpretation, or at least careful attention to the question of what constitutes, guides, and legitimates interpretation.
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Poets of America

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What is Art? and Essays on Art; tr. by Aylmer Maude. And, of course, everything is interesting. In other words, language is a pragmatic, ungrounded web of signifiers which constantly points not to any reality beyond but only to itself. Theoretical Assumptions: Literature is a performative art and each reading is a performance, analogous to playing/singing a musical work, enacting a drama, etc. Ronsard even divides the alphabet into noble and less noble letters.
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Post-Marxist Theory: An Introduction (Suny Series in

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His motive in talking such nonsense is clear enough: he wishes to say that painting is not merely facile decoration, and involves a difficult conquest of some very real spatial problems. But I think this is what the good students have always wanted to do. But in the Republic the rest of the company, including Thrasymachus, follow Socrates inside Socrates's head, so to speak, and contemplate there the pattern of the just state. The way to avoid turning problematic situations into empirical-normative dilemmas is, as Dewey suggests, to see even facts practically: “facts are such in a logical sense only as they serve to delimit a problem in a way that affords indication and test of proposed solutions” (Dewey 1938, 499).
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