Find Your Next Favourite Book
Our Money-Back Guarantee

ISBN: 077349877X / ISBN-13: 9780773498778

The Influence of the Writings of Simone Weil on the Fiction of Iris Murdoch

by

Find your copy

Buy it from  $226.78
Buy new from  $226.78

Change currency
  • The Influence of the Writings of Simone Weil on the Fiction of Iris Murdoch (Mellen University Press) – Unknown binding (1993)
    by Professor Gabriele Griffin

    The Influence of the Writings of Simone Weil on the Fiction of Iris Murdoch

    Unknown binding, Mellen University Press
    1993
    English
    360 pages

    ISBN: 077349877X
    ISBN-13: 9780773498778

    Examines the conceptual parallels concerning selflessness, knowing the void, and degrees of attention in Weil's and Murdoch's moral philosophy, and considers how these concepts find expression in Murdoch's fiction. The study discusses similarities in their backgrounds; uses psychoanalytic theory to examine selflessness, the void, and destabilized identity in the novels; and concludes with a discussion of their moral philosophy which underwrites traditional feminine roles within Western culture while implying radical changes ... Show more

  • 1. Hardcover, Mellen University Press, 1993

    $226.78

    Condition:
    New

    Ships from:
    WA, USA

    Description: New. New excellent book.

    Show details

Reviews of The Influence of the Writings of Simone Weil on the Fiction of Iris Murdoch

Write this item's first Alibris review Review it now

Discussions about The Influence of the Writings of Simone Weil on the Fiction of Iris Murdoch

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Subjects related to The Influence of the Writings of Simone Weil on the Fiction of Iris Murdoch

Get 300 in vouchers and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first voucher. Thanks!