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Worldly acts and sentient things : the persistence of agency from Stein to DeLillo / Robert Chodat.

By: Chodat, Robert, 1970-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2008Description: 1 online resource (xi, 254 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780801462474; 0801462479.Subject(s): Agent (Philosophy) in literature | Consciousness in literature | Subjectivity in literature | Philosophy, Modern, in literatureAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Worldly acts and sentient things.DDC classification: 810.9/384 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction : French cathedrals and other forms of life -- Sense, science, and slight contacts with other people's minds -- Embodiment and the inside -- The prose of persons -- Selves, sentences, and the styles of holism -- Embodiment and the outside -- The culture and its loaded words -- Conclusion : person and presence, stories and theories.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction : French cathedrals and other forms of life -- Sense, science, and slight contacts with other people's minds -- Embodiment and the inside -- The prose of persons -- Selves, sentences, and the styles of holism -- Embodiment and the outside -- The culture and its loaded words -- Conclusion : person and presence, stories and theories.

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<p>Robert Chodat is Assistant Professor of English at Boston University.</p>

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