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Henry Adams And The American Naturalist Tradition

Pub Date : 2017-07-05 | Author : Harold Kaplan | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351516006
ISBN 13 : 1351516000

The naturalist tradition in American fiction was a product of the tremendous changes wrought in late nineteenth-century America by the development of science and technology and by ..

Male Authors Female Subjects

Pub Date : 1995 | Author : Duco van Oostrum | Publisher : Rodopi

ISBN 10 : 9051838778
ISBN 13 : 9789051838770

In the wake of feminist and poststructuralist contributions to literary study, how can we read images of women in literature written by men? Is it possible to read anything other t..

Naturalism In American Fiction

Pub Date : 2015-01-13 | Author : John J. Conder | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813162508
ISBN 13 : 0813162505

In this closely reasoned study, John J. Conder has created a new and more vital understanding of naturalism in American literature. Moving from the Hobbesian dilemma between causat..

Henry Adams And The Need To Know

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : William Merrill Decker | Publisher : University of Virginia Press

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105114117679
ISBN 13 :

The great-grandson of John and Abigail Adams, Henry Brooks Adams (1838-1918) did not follow his forefathers in a presidential or congressional line of succession. He may however be..