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Passion and virtue

essays on the novels of Samuel Richardson

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Epistolary fiction, English -- History and criticism,
  • Emotions in literature,
  • Virtue in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by David Blewett.
    ContributionsBlewett, David, 1940-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3667 .P37 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 344 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3968986M
    ISBN 100802035035
    LC Control Number2001275320
    OCLC/WorldCa46629744

    In Passion and Virtue, this conflict is considered and critically analysed in fourteen essays, all originally published in Eighteenth-Century Fiction, the leading journal for the analysis of fiction from this. The essays in Passion and Virtue are thematically united by the moral vision in Richardson's novels. The novels reveal the conflicting demands of human passion, through the ennobling and destructive aspects of love and lust, and the attempt to achieve a virtuous existence through Christian suffering.

    Disponibile su - ISBN: - Hardcover - U of Toronto Press - - Condizione libro: Good - USED. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Dustjacket. Markings on the inside.4/5(1). Doreen Virtue (born Ap ) is an American author and a motivational speaker. Virtue has written over 50 books including oracle card decks on the subject of angels and other spiritual topics. In , she converted to Christianity after claiming that Jesus presented himself to her in a vision. Virtue received an associate degree in liberal arts from Antelope Valley College in Lancaster Born:

      Passion and Virtue My friend and I were talking this morning, and she mentioned a quote from Jane Austen that said something about a marriage not lasting because of passion outstripping virtue. I looked online and here’s the quote I think she was referring to. Too few people understand the difference between passion and compassion. One is a vice; the other, a virtue. Passion in the classic sense of the word has two meanings: one refers to suffering – particularly Jesus’ ordeal on Good Friday – the other refers to zeal, ardor, or a .


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The essays in Passion and Virtue are thematically united by the moral vision in Richardson's novels. The novels reveal the conflicting demands of human passion, through the ennobling and destructive aspects of love and lust, and the attempt to achieve a virtuous existence through Christian : Hardcover.

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The Enneagram of Passions and Virtues. Book review by Ron Esposito - February Maitri, in addition to being the author’s last name, is a Buddhist term for loving kindness for oneself, the prerequisite of compassion of others. In his book, The Sacred Enneagram, Christopher L.

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Passion and Virtue: Essays on the Novels of Samuel Richardson is a collection of fourteen essays that first appeared in Eighteenth Century Fiction from Edward Skidelsky. Edward Skidelsky is a philosopher at Exeter University, interested in ethics, aesthetics and German idealism.

His first book, Ernst Cassirer: The Last Philosopher of Culture, was published in He writes regularly on philosophy and religion for Prospect, the New Statesman and the Telegraph. An important question about the nature of virtue is whether an agent's being virtuous requires the harmony in the agent between right action and right passion.

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Angel Visions: True Stories of People Who Have Seen Angels and How You Can See See Angels, Too!. Book Description: This book, the last that noted moral theologian Servais Pinckaers, OP, wrote before his death, was conceived as a follow-up to his previous work Plaidoyer pour la vertu (An Appeal for Virtue) () Pinckaers' aim in Passions and Virtue was to show the positive and essential role that our emotions play in the life of virtue.

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