Dark Mirror: The Sense of Injustice in Modern European and American Literature

Dark Mirror: The Sense of Injustice in Modern European and American Literature

by Richard Sterne
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0823215091

ISBN-13: 9780823215096

Pub. Date: 01/01/1993

Publisher: Fordham University Press

Dark Mirror is the first study of European and American literature that comprehensively treats the historical conflict between idealistic (natural law) and 'realistic' or cynical approaches to the idea of justice. Works of Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Mauriac, Martin du Gard, Dreiser, Brecht, Koestler, Melville, Kafka, Camus, Cozzens, Snow, and others are examined.

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Dark Mirror is the first study of European and American literature that comprehensively treats the historical conflict between idealistic (natural law) and 'realistic' or cynical approaches to the idea of justice. Works of Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Mauriac, Martin du Gard, Dreiser, Brecht, Koestler, Melville, Kafka, Camus, Cozzens, Snow, and others are examined.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780823215096
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1993
Edition description:
2
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.20(h) x 0.90(d)

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