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Author Gougeon, Len.

Title Emerson & Eros : the making of a cultural hero / Len Gougeon.

Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    814.3 EMERSON,R GOU    Available
Description x, 268 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-253) and index.
Contents Psychomythic Humanism: re-centering reality -- The spirit of the flesh -- "God's child": Emerson in his journals -- The Devil's child": Emerson's early public voice -- The call to serve: re-centering America.
Subject Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Philosophy.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Knowledge and learning.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Influence.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo.
Literature and myth.
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.
Transcendentalists (New England) -- Biography.
Social reformers -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Added Title Emerson and Eros
ISBN 0791470776 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780791470770 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780791470787 (pbk.)

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