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Transformations in Personhood and Culture After Theory

The Languages of History, Aesthetics, and Ethics (Literature & Philosophy)
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Pennsylvania State University Press
Cultural studies, Literary theory, Philosophy of language, General, Psychology, Criticism, Postmodernism, Philo
ContributionsChristie McDonald (Editor), Gary Wihl (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL10283980M
ISBN 100271010118
ISBN 139780271010113

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Transformations in Personhood and Culture after Theory. The Languages of History, Aesthetics, and Ethics. Edited by Christie McDonald, and Gary Wihl. The essays in this collection focus on the essentially moral desire within humanistic inquiry to seek a point of contact between personal experience and intellectual reflection.

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