E.M. Forster

E.M. Forster

The Perils of Humanism

eBook - 2015
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Princeton University Press

Each of E. M. Forster's five novels-The Longest journey, Where Angels Fear to Tread, Room with a View. Howards End, and A Passage to India-is here analyzed within the framework of Forster’s cultural heritage nineteenth-century liberalism and humanism. In tracing Forster’s family and educational background, his religious and political heritage, and his relation to the "Bloomsbury Group," Mr. Crews reveals the growing melancholy in Forster’s acceptance of “the perils of humanism.”

Originally published in 1962.

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Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey :, Princeton University Press,, [2015]
Copyright Date: Ă1962
ISBN: 9781400877317
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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