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Author Alexandrov, Vladimir E.

Title Limits to interpretation : the meanings of Anna Karenina / Vladimir E. Alexandrov
Published Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 353 pages)
Contents An ethical argument for recognizing textual alterity -- A psychological argument for recognizing textual alterity -- Alterity and semiotics -- Jakobson's "metalingual function" and alterity -- Hermeneutic indices, or, Guides to textual alterity -- From theory to practice -- Early signals -- Reading readings, and art about art -- Art and metaphysics -- The formal implications of the novel's conception of art -- The problem of language -- Absolutism : claims about universal truth and morality -- Relativity : characters as arbiters of meaning and value -- Self and others -- The inner voice and conscience -- Essentialism -- Fate -- Literary form, fate, freedom, chance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 334-346) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910. Anna Karenina.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0299195430 (electronic bk.)
9780299195434 (electronic bk.)