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Author Valihora, Karen, 1968-

Title Austen's oughts : judgment after Locke and Shaftesbury / Karen Valihora

Publ Info Newark : University of Delaware Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PR4037 .V36 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PR4037 V36 2010    DUE 09-08-14
Descript 363 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-350) and index
Contents Introduction -- Empiricism through the prism of aesthetics -- The silence of Ajax: Hume's moral sublime -- Adam Smith's judgment of judgment -- Richardson's Clarissa and eyes of the world -- The orchestration of spectacle in Sense and Sensibility -- Sir Joshua Reynolds and the discourses of art -- Pemberley's hall of mirrors: Austen and Reynolds -- The impartial spectator of Mansfield Park
LC subject Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Criticism and interpretation
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Ethics
Judgment in literature
Judgment (Ethics) -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism
ISBN 9780874130829 (alk. paper)
0874130824 (alk. paper)