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Author Kramnick, Jonathan Brody

Title Actions and objects from Hobbes to Richardson / Jonathan Kramnick

Publ Info Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PR448.P5 K73 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 307 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : nothing from nothing -- Actions, agents, causes -- Consciousness and mental causation : Lucretius, Rochester, Locke -- Rochester's mind -- Uneasiness, or Locke among others -- Haywood and consent -- Action and inaction in Samuel Richardson's Clarissa
LC subject English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism
Act (Philosophy) in literature
Philosophy of mind in literature
Causation in literature
Philosophy, English -- 17th century
Philosophy, English -- 18th century
ISBN 9780804770514 (cloth : alk. paper)
0804770514 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804770521 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0804770522 (pbk. : alk. paper)