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

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

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The Semantics of Desire : Changing Models of Identity from Dickens to Joyce
Title
The Semantics of Desire
Title remainder
Changing Models of Identity from Dickens to Joyce
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 protagonistic self from a figure defined by semantics, signification, and cultural value to one characterized by desire, force, and natural impulse. Originally published in 1984. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinstein, Philip M
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR878.I3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • English fiction
  • Psychological fiction, English
  • English fiction
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Mind and body in literature
  • Desire in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Desire in literature
  • English fiction
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Mind and body in literature
  • Psychological fiction, English
Label
The Semantics of Desire : Changing Models of Identity from Dickens to Joyce
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Publication
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Cover
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (326 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400857395
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt738pw9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013359
Label
The Semantics of Desire : Changing Models of Identity from Dickens to Joyce
Publication
Note
Cover
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (326 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400857395
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt738pw9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013359

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