The Semantics of Desire : Changing Models of Identity from Dickens to Joyce.

This work examines the dialectic of desire and value, as it affects the protagonist's identity, in fiction from Dickens and George Eliot through Hardy and Conrad to Lawrence and Joyce. Philip Weinstein describes the growing sexualization of the imagined body--the transformation of the protagoni...

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Main Author: Weinstein, Philip M.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014.
Series:Princeton legacy library.
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