The Human Predicament in Hardy’s Novels

  • Authors
  • Jagdish Chandra Dave

Part of the Macmillan Hardy Studies book series (MHS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. The Nature of Hardy’s Thought

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 3-16
    3. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 17-24
  3. The Establishment of Harmony: Hardy’s Ethical Resolution of the Metaphysical Absurd

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 30-32
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      Pages 33-62
    4. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 63-70
    5. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 71-75
  4. Deliverance from Passion: Hardy’s Philosophy of Sex, Love and Marriage

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 87-88
    3. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 93-99
    4. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 100-106
    5. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 107-111
  5. The Anguish of the Social Absurd: Hardy’s Secular Ethics of Human Responsibility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Jagdish Chandra Dave
      Pages 137-140

About this book

Keywords

fiction history of literature literature nineteenth century novel twentieth century

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-07646-8
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1985
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-07648-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-07646-8
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