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  • Amartya Sen's Inequality Re-Examined book cover

    Amartya Sen's Inequality Re-Examined

    1st Edition

    By Elise Klein

    Amartya Sen’s Inequality Re-examined is a seminal text setting out a theory to evaluate social arrangements and inequality. By asking the question, ‘equality of what’?, Sen shows that (in)equality should be assessed as human freedom; for people to have the ability to pursue and achieve goals they…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, Fast and Slow book cover

    Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, Fast and Slow

    1st Edition

    By Jacqueline Allan

    Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman offers a general audience access to over six decades of insight and expertise from a Nobel Laureate in an accessible and interesting way. Kahneman’s work focuses largely on the problem of how we think, and warns of the dangers of trusting to intuition –…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • W. B. Yeats: The Tragic Phase: A Study of the Last Poems book cover

    W. B. Yeats: The Tragic Phase

    A Study of the Last Poems, 1st Edition

    By Vivienne Koch

    In this study, first published in 1951, the author examines the poetry of Yeats’s last years, that poetry which reached and held to the ‘intensity’ which he had striven for all his life. Vivienne Koch explores the ways in which the great but troubled poems derive their energy from suffering, and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: W. B. Yeats

  • Yeats, Folklore and Occultism: Contexts of the Early Work and Thought book cover

    Yeats, Folklore and Occultism

    Contexts of the Early Work and Thought, 1st Edition

    By Frank Kinahan

    This lively introduction to the poems of W. B. Yeats, first published in 1988, provides a series of intriguing new readings of his work in relation to his profound involvement with occultism and folklore. During Yeats’s formative years as an artist, two compelling movements were emerging: the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: W. B. Yeats

  • W. B. Yeats: A Critical Introduction book cover

    W. B. Yeats

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Balachandra Rajan

    This chief aim of this title, first published in 1965, is to present a comprehensive picture of Yeats’s achievement and some of the means for an evaluation of that achievement. To this end both the poems and plays have been examined and some of Yeats’s critical ideas have been briefly discussed.…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: W. B. Yeats

  • W. B. Yeats and T. Sturge Moore: Their Correspondence 1901-1937 book cover

    W. B. Yeats and T. Sturge Moore

    Their Correspondence 1901-1937, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ursula Bridge

    The letters in this book, first published in 1953, throw light on the literary scene at a time in which William Butler Yeats and Thomas Sturge Moore regularly corresponded. In the early days of their friendship Yeats and Sturge Moore often saw each other in London where they both played an active…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: W. B. Yeats

  • W. B. Yeats: A Census of the Manuscripts book cover

    W. B. Yeats

    A Census of the Manuscripts, 1st Edition

    By Conrad A. Balliet, Christine Mawhinney

    This title, first published in 1990, is a census of the manuscripts of William Butler Yeats. The census includes not only his books, plays and poetry but also the whereabouts of many of Yeats’s letters and speeches, and will be of particular interest to students of literature. For further reading…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: W. B. Yeats

  • The Unappeasable Shadow: Shelley's Influence on Yeats book cover

    The Unappeasable Shadow

    Shelley's Influence on Yeats, 1st Edition

    By Adele M. Dalsimer

    Yeats and his shadow are one of the most closely scrutinised pairs in contemporary literary history. The meaning and significance Yeats gave to the entity by which he was constantly pursued and with which he held frequent colloquy have been held under the critical microscope, and the shadow has…

    Paperback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: W. B. Yeats

  • Singing the News: Ballads in Mid-Tudor England book cover

    Singing the News

    Ballads in Mid-Tudor England, 1st Edition

    By Jenni Hyde

    Singing the News is the first study to concentrate on sixteenth-century ballads, when there was no regular and reliable alternative means of finding out news and information. It is a highly readable and accessible account of the important role played by ballads in spreading news during a period…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Material Readings in Early Modern Culture

  • Writing Place: Mimesis, Subjectivity and Imagination in the Works of George Gissing book cover

    Writing Place

    Mimesis, Subjectivity and Imagination in the Works of George Gissing, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca Hutcheon

    Exploring a hitherto neglected field, Writing Place: Mimesis, Subjectivity and Imagination in the Works of George Gissing is the first monograph to consider the works of George Gissing (1857-1903) in light of the ‘spatial turn’. By exploring how objectivity and subjectivity interact in his work,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • The Nietzschean Mind book cover

    The Nietzschean Mind

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Katsafanas

    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest thinkers of the nineteenth century. His work continues to have a significant influence on philosophy, cultural criticism and modern intellectual history. The Nietzschean Mind seeks to provide a comprehensive survey of his…

    Hardback – 2018-02-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophical Minds

  • Print Letters in Seventeenth‐Century England: Politics, Religion, and News Culture book cover

    Print Letters in Seventeenth‐Century England

    Politics, Religion, and News Culture, 1st Edition

    By Gary Schneider

    Print Letters in Seventeenth-Century England investigates how and why letters were printed in the interrelated spheres of political contestation, religious controversy, and news culture—those published as pamphlets, as broadsides, and in newsbooks in the interests of ideological disputes and as…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15
    Routledge
    Material Readings in Early Modern Culture

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