Rousseau and l’Infâme

Religion, Toleration, and Fanaticism in the Age of Enlightenment

Edited by Ourida Mostefai and John T. Scott

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€83,00
$102.00
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9789042025059
Publication Date: 
January 2009
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308 pp.
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0167-9392
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326

Rosemary Lancaster

In 1980 an exhibition of the Illuminated Manuscripts of René Char held in Paris took the artistic and literary worlds by surprise. It featured illustrations by twenty-eight artists of an array of Char’s hand-written poems. Char’s artistic associations, spanning seven decades, remain remarkable...
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357
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ISBN: 
9789042032071
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January 2010
€67,00
$82.00

Études réunies et présentées par Émilie Klene avec la collaboration d’Emiliano Ranocchi et de Przemysław B. Witkowski

Cinquante-deux ans après la première édition partielle du Manuscrit trouvé à Saragosse, voici, réunis ici, les échos que l’œuvre de Jean Potocki suscite et éveille dans l’esprit et la conscience du XXIe siècle. Regards croisés qui vont s’efforcer d’interroger des textes dont on a le sentiment qu...
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356
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042031623
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January 2010
€115,00
$143.00

Willard Bohn

The title of the present study refers to the fact that Apollinaire consistently worked at the cutting edge of modern aesthetics. The volume seeks to rehabilitate four experimental genres in particular that have received relatively little attention. The first chapter examines a charming artist’s...
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355
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ISBN: 
9789042031081
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January 2010
€38,00
$48.00

Études réunies par Jan Herman, Kris Peeters et Paul Pelckmans

« Démêlé, bagarre et bigarrure, voilà ce qui agite Mouhy sous les dehors de la mondanité ». C’est ainsi que, dans un agréable essai, Patrick Wald-Lasowski définit la carrière de l’énigmatique, imprévisible, prolifique et toujours étonnant chevalier de Mouhy. ...
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354
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ISBN: 
9789042030947
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January 2010
€63,00
$80.00

Kris Pint

‘I sincerely believe that at the origin of teaching such as this we must always locate a fantasy’. This provoking remark was the starting point of the four lecture courses Roland Barthes taught as professor of literary semiology at the Collège de France. In these last years of his life, Barthes...
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353
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ISBN: 
9789042030923
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January 2010
€78,00
$97.00

Sarah West

Central to Samuel Beckett’s literature is a wilful voice which insists on speaking and being heard. Beckett described it as “a truly exterior voice”, and in the plays he separates voice from the body and turns it into an audible character. Previous critical studies have explored the enigma of...
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352
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ISBN: 
9789042030787
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January 2010
€73,00
$90.00

Niklas Bender

En partant du débat actuel qui met en opposition sciences naturelles et sciences humaines et sociales, cette étude s’intéresse à une lutte des paradigmes tout à fait comparable de la fin du XIXe siècle, afin d’analyser, pour la première fois, l’affrontement entre le paradigme historique et le...
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351
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042030664
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January 2010
€146,00
$180.00

Eduardo A. Febles

Explosive Narratives: Terrorism and Anarchy in the Works of Emile Zola explores the genealogy of modern day terrorism through a close study of the anarchist figure in three of Emile Zola’s novels: Germinal, Paris, and Travail. The study links the crisis of representation registered at the end of...
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350
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9789042030640
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January 2010
€53,00
$65.00

Paula Leverage

This book is the first cognitive literary analysis in the field of medieval French literature. As such, it focuses on the question of audience in the Old French epic poems known as chansons de geste. Bringing to bear evidence from historical, literary, and manuscript sources, from the perspective...
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349
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ISBN: 
9789042030428
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January 2010
€90,00
$112.00

Edited by / édité par Sjef Houppermans, Rico Sneller, Peter van Zilfhout

Addressing both the humanities and the social sciences, this volume aims to explore the enduring significance of the work of Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) in the field of cultural theory. It assembles a variety of articles by internationally renowned scholars from different academic disciplines and...
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348
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ISBN: 
9789042030305
Publication date: 
January 2010
€93,00
$114.00

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