George Eliot and the politics of national inheritance

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In this stimulating history of the ideas behind George Eliot's novels, Bernard Semmel explores Eliot's imaginative use of the theme of inheritance, as a metaphor for her political thinking. Through detailed analyses of Eliot's novels and other writings, and a study of the intellectual currents of the time, Semmel demonstrates how and why Eliot's views on inheritance provided central ideas for her by:   George Eliot and the Politics of National Inheritance book.

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The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center. In this stimulating history of the George Eliot and the politics of national inheritance book behind George Eliot's novels, Bernard Semmel explores Eliot's imaginative use of the theme of inheritance, as a metaphor for her political thinking.

Through detailed analyses of Eliot's novels and other writings, and a study of the intellectual currents of the time, Semmel demonstrates how and why Eliot's views on inheritance provided central ideas for her fiction.

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George Eliot and the Politics of National Inheritance is a reminder of some problems raised by intellectual histories generally. Its attention to currently popular topics - nationalism and race- marks a contrast with its very traditional commitment to "the history of ideas." Semmel's short study of the "idea of inher-itance' in George Eliot.

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This is a study of George Eliot's political imagination which traces the theme of inheritance through her fiction, taking it both in its ordinary sense of property bequeathed from one generation to another and in the extended sense of the transmission of a nation's culture and traditions.

The theme is important in that it shows George Eliot's response to the alienating conditions of modem Cited by: Semmel, Bernard George Eliot and the Politics of National Inheritance (New York: Oxford University Press, ) Shuttleworth, Sally, George Eliot and Nineteenth-Century. George Eliot and the Politics of National Inheritance by Bemard Semmel (Oxford University Press, ), pp.

This is a study of George Eliot's political imagination which traces the theme of inheri­ tance through her fiction, taking it both in its ordinary sense of property bequeathed fromCited by: George Eliot and the Politics of National Inheritance by Bernard Semmel.

Oxford University Press, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy.

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The Book Junction. Seller rating: This seller. George Eliot herself had at one time held universalist views similar to those of Lessing and other representatives and heirs of the Enlight-enment.

But as Bernard Semmel has argued in his book George Eliot and the Politics of National Inheritance, she eventually moved beyond the essentially "antinational" social and political creeds of the.

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| AdlibrisAuthor: Bernard Semmel. Typical of George Eliot, her focus is much more on ideas than on the story. Much of Felix Holt the Radical is about the political machinations of an election.

The politics are dirty, no different in most respects than they are today. Reading the classics is always a /5().George Eliot and the politics of national inheritance. New York: Oxford university press, p.

Salle U – Langue anglaise et littératures d'expression anglaise – [82/34 ELIO 5 SE] Shuttleworth, Sally. George Eliot and nineteenthentury science: the makebelieve of a -c - beginning. Cambridge: Cambridge university press, p.George Eliot studied German and German literature from the age of twenty.

Her first publication, inwas a translation of Friedrich Strauss's Das Leben Jesu; followed, inby the translation of Ludwig Feuerbach's Das Wesen des Christentums.

That same year George Eliot left England with George Henry Lewes on her first visit to Germany.