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Confronting evil : the psychology of secularization in modern French literature

Author: Scott M Powers
Publisher: West Lafayette, Indiana : Purdue University Press, 2016.
Series: Purdue studies in Romance literatures, v. 66.
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Confronting Evil: The Psychology of Secularization in Modern French Literature holds that the concept of evil is central to the psychology of secularism. Drawing on notions of secularization as a phenomenon of ambivalence or dualism in which religion continues to exist alongside secularity in exerting influence on modern French thought, author Scott M. Powers enlists psychoanalytic theory on mourning and  Read more...
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ISBN: 9781612494524 1612494528
OCLC Number: 949272539
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Series Title: Purdue studies in Romance literatures, v. 66.
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