The Social Self

The Social Self

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American literary history of the nineteenth-century as a conflict between individualistic writers and a conformist society. In The Social Self, Joseph Alkana argues that such a dichotomy misrepresents the views of many authors.

Sudden changes caused by the industrial revolution, urban development, increased immigration, and regional conflicts were threatening to fragment the community, and such writers as Nathaniel Hawthorne, William James, and William Dean Howells… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky (May 11, 2021)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 176 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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