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Author Armstrong, Paul B., 1949-

Title The challenge of bewilderment : understanding and representation in James, Conrad, and Ford / Paul B. Armstrong.

Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1987.


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 276 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Paul B. Armstrong Introduction : bewilderment, understanding, and representation Part I. Jamesian bewilderment : the composing powers of consciousness Interpretation and ambiguity in The sacred fount Reality and/or interpretation in The ambassadors Part II. Conradian bewilderment : the metaphysics of belief Contingency, interpretation, and belief in Lord Jim The ontology of society in Nostromo Part III. Fordian bewilderment : the primacy of unreflective experience Obscurity and reflection in The good soldier Reification and resentment in Parades End Epilogue : bewilderment and modern fiction.
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Subject Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939 -- Criticism and interpretation.
James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. (OCoLC)fst00035252
Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939. (OCoLC)fst00289558
James, Henry, 1843-1916. (OCoLC)fst00028686
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Mimesis in literature.
Knowledge, Theory of, in literature.
English fiction. (OCoLC)fst00910817
Knowledge, Theory of, in literature. (OCoLC)fst00988217
Mimesis in literature. (OCoLC)fst01896075
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Indexed Term Fiction in English, 1900-1945 - Critical studies
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Other Form: Print version: Armstrong, Paul B., 1949- Challenge of bewilderment. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1987 (DLC) 87006683 (OCoLC)15366779
ISBN 9781501722721 (electronic bk.)
1501722727 (electronic bk.)
0801419492 (alk. paper)
9780801419492 (alk. paper)

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