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Author Kenshur, Oscar, 1942-

Title Dilemmas of enlightenment : studies in the rhetoric and logic of ideology / Oscar Kenshur
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1993]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 258 pages)
Series New historicism ; 26
New historicism ; 26
Contents Ideological essentialism and how to avoid it -- Dryden's Religio laici and the politics of scriptural deism -- Bayle's theory of toleration -- Paganism, Christianity, and the social order -- Cosmic politics and counterhypothetical fictions -- Authorized experience: narration and moral knowledge in Rasselas
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-250) and index
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Subject Ideology in literature.
Literature -- Philosophy.
Toleration in literature.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0520081552 (alk. paper)
0520913469 (electronic bk.)
0585031800 (electronic bk.)
9780520081550 (alk. paper)
9780520913462 (electronic bk.)
9780585031804 (electronic bk.)