The Resource Reading for our time : 'Adam Bede' and 'Middlemarch' revisited, J. Hillis Miller, (electronic resource)

Reading for our time : 'Adam Bede' and 'Middlemarch' revisited, J. Hillis Miller, (electronic resource)

Label
Reading for our time : 'Adam Bede' and 'Middlemarch' revisited
Title
Reading for our time
Title remainder
'Adam Bede' and 'Middlemarch' revisited
Statement of responsibility
J. Hillis Miller
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A masterclass in attentive reading that opens up brilliant insights into two of George Eliot's novels. Can reading Adam Bede and Middlemarch be justified in this time of climate change, financial meltdown and ineffective politicians? J. Hillis Miller shows how, to be read for today, they must be read slowly, closely and carefully, with much attention to linguistic detail and especially to figures of speech. By relating mistakes like Dorothea's about Casaubon to current affairs, Miller's 'readings for today' can help us to come to terms with our human, social and political situation and even in
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, J. Hillis
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4656
LC item number
.M55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eliot, George
  • Eliot, George
  • Eliot, George
  • Eliot, George
  • Literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Mystery & Detective
Label
Reading for our time : 'Adam Bede' and 'Middlemarch' revisited, J. Hillis Miller, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; Copyright; Contents; Foreword: Required Reading or "Some of Us, at Least"; Prelude; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Realism Affirmed and Dismantled in Adam Bede; Chapter 2 Reading Middlemarch Right for Today; Chapter 3 Chapter Seventeen of Adam Bede: Truth-Telling Narration; Chapter 4 Returning to Middlemarch Returning to Middlemarch: Interpretation as Naming and (Mis)Reading; Coda; Notes; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748646708
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 9780748654406
  • 22573/ctt1g00m3t
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795695186
  • (OCoLC)ocn795695186
Label
Reading for our time : 'Adam Bede' and 'Middlemarch' revisited, J. Hillis Miller, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; Copyright; Contents; Foreword: Required Reading or "Some of Us, at Least"; Prelude; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Realism Affirmed and Dismantled in Adam Bede; Chapter 2 Reading Middlemarch Right for Today; Chapter 3 Chapter Seventeen of Adam Bede: Truth-Telling Narration; Chapter 4 Returning to Middlemarch Returning to Middlemarch: Interpretation as Naming and (Mis)Reading; Coda; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748646708
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 9780748654406
  • 22573/ctt1g00m3t
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795695186
  • (OCoLC)ocn795695186

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