The Platonism of Walter Pater : Embodied Equity (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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The Platonism of Walter Pater : Embodied Equity

Author: Adam Lee
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2020.
Series: Oxford English Monographs.; Oxford English monographs
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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La 4eme de couverture indique : "As a teacher of Plato in Oxford's Literae Humaniores, Walter Pater was informed by philosophy from his earliest essays to his last book. The Platonism of Walter Pater examines Pater's deep engagement with Platonism throughout his career. It overturns his reputation as a superficial aesthete known mainly for his 'Conclusion' to The Renaissance to reposition his contribution to  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Platonism of Walter Pater : Embodied Equity / Adam Lee
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2020
978-0-19-188294-4
(ABES)245046887
Named Person: Walter Pater
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Lee
ISBN: 9780198848530 0198848536
OCLC Number: 1224581141
Description: 1 vol. (IX-266 p.) ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction1: Strange Beauty2: The Ethics of Contemplation in 'Wordsworth'3: From Myth to Logos in Greek Studies4: Paideia, or Platonic Education, in Marius the Epicurean5: Platonic Communion and 'An Unfinished Romance' in Gaston de Latour6: The Revelation in Plato and Platonism and the Authority of AffinityThe BookThe Authority of AffinityConclusion
Series Title: Oxford English Monographs.; Oxford English monographs
Responsibility: Adam Lee.

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This book examines Pater's deep engagement with Platonism throughout this career. Using the interdisciplinary critical tools of Pater's own educational milieu which combined literature, philosophy,  Read more...

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