Studies in the American literary tradition focusing on classic fiction by Hawthorne, Twain, Howells, and James, writers who established the mainstream of our creative aesthetic. Their novels, exploring evil, guilt and sin, chronicle America's spiritual uncertainties and social turbulence.
Course Guide Created/Edited by:
|Donald Lewis , Professor of Philosophy|
|David Harris (Georges Paul Gusdorf or Otto Bird), Encyclopaedia Britannica, "Enlightenment," printed with permission of Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
Pieter Geyl, Encounters in History, "The Idea of Liberty in History," pp. 245-260, 1962, The World Publishing Company. Reprinted by arrangement with The New American Library, Inc., New York, NY
Bust of Jean-Jacques Rousseau by Houdon; photo courtesy of "The Western Heritage," Vol. II, 2nd ed.
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