Revolutionary Subjects in the English 'Jacobin' Novel, 1790-1805

Revolutionary Subjects in the English 'Jacobin' Novel, 1790-1805

by Miriam L. Wallace
     
 

Revolutionary Subjects in the English "Jacobin" Novel engages ongoing debates on subject formation and rights discourse through the so-called "English Jacobin" novels. Wallace argues that subversive narrative strategies in fiction undercut and question the sovereign subject modeled as the ideal republican radical subject and describe a discourse that is not always

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Revolutionary Subjects in the English "Jacobin" Novel engages ongoing debates on subject formation and rights discourse through the so-called "English Jacobin" novels. Wallace argues that subversive narrative strategies in fiction undercut and question the sovereign subject modeled as the ideal republican radical subject and describe a discourse that is not always in line with the work's overt "moral."

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ISBN-13:
9781611483024
Publisher:
Bucknell University Press
Publication date:
08/01/2009
Series:
Bucknell Studies in Eighteenth Century Literature and Culture Series
Pages:
314
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

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