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Author Clark, Matthew, 1948-

Title Narrative structures and the language of the self / Matthew Clark
Published Columbus : Ohio State University Press, [2010]


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Description vii, 209 pages ; 24 cm
Series Theory and interpretation of narrative
Theory and interpretation of narrative series.
Contents Introduction : the self and narrative -- The reflexive self : Descartes and Ovid -- The furniture of the self : Montaigne, Highsmith, Dostoevsky -- The dyadic subject : Hegel, Aristophanes, Hemingway -- Doubles and doubled doubles : Knowles and Austen -- Freudian thirds : Heinlein, Stevenson, Forster, Wharton -- Introduction to part two : deep subjectivity -- Agents, patients, and experiencers : le Carré, Weldon, Kesey, Woolf -- Dative subjects : Stevenson, Fitzgerald, Kesey, Robbe-Grillet -- Instrumental subjects : Knowles, Eliot, Davies -- Locative subjects : Mahfouz, Lem, Forster -- Conclusion : narrative and the self : Hartley, Sartre, Ishiguro
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Self in literature.
Self (Philosophy) in literature.
Subject (Philosophy) in literature.
Subjectivity in literature.
Narration (Rhetoric)
LC no. 2010023781
ISBN 9780814211281 cloth alkaline paper
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