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The progressive poetics of confusion in the French Enlightenment

Author: John C O'Neal
Publisher: Newark : University of Delaware Press, ©2011.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John C O'Neal
ISBN: 9780874130645 0874130646 1611490243 9781611490244
OCLC Number: 652743716
Description: 237 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The subversive use of confusion in Marivaux's theater --
Cultivating the reader's critical mind in Crebillon's Les egarements du coeur et de l'esprit --
Telling, reading (or listening), and knowing : interpolated narrative in Voltaire and Diderot --
Diderot and the Enlightenment's poetics of confusion in the Lettre sur les aveugles --
Blurring the boundaries between mind and body : Rousseau and the philosophes on the soul --
Society's confusion in the Lettre a d'Alembert sur les spectacles and the question of Rousseau's modernity --
Gender confusion --
Understanding and interpreting confusion : Philippe Pinel and the invention of psychiatry --
Sade's Justine : a response to the Enlightenment's poetics of confusion.
Responsibility: John C. O'Neal.
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