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French Literature: A Very Short Introduction

French Literature: A Very Short Introduction  

John D. Lyons

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2010
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777516
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199568727.001.0001
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book
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9780199568727
French Literature: A Very Short Introduction examines texts that portray protagonists whose adventures and conflicts reveal shifts in literary and social practices. It explores ... More
5. Around the Revolution

5. Around the Revolution  

John D. Lyons

in French Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2010
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777516
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199568727.003.0005
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chapter
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9780199568727
‘Around the Revolution’ describes the growing scepticism about claims that the social order was founded on nature, itself based on divine providence. The literary works inspired by the ... More
9. French-Speaking Heroes Without Borders?

9. French-Speaking Heroes Without Borders?  

John D. Lyons

in French Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2010
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777516
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199568727.003.0009
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‘French-speaking heroes without borders?’ examines the French literature of the last two decades of the twentieth century and the first decade of the twenty-first. It asks who or what is a ... More
4. Nature and Its Possibilities

4. Nature and Its Possibilities  

John D. Lyons

in French Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2010
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777516
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199568727.003.0004
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chapter
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9780199568727
‘Nature and its possibilities’ explains how in the eighteenth century focus shifted away from society and its norms and on to the question of nature. The opposition between nature and ... More

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