Chapter 2. Realist Synthesis in the Nineteenth-Century Novel: “That Unity which Lies in the Selection of our Keenest Consciousness”

  1. Matthew Beaumont
  1. Simon Dentith

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692035.ch2

Adventures in Realism

Adventures in Realism

How to Cite

Dentith, S. (2007) Realist Synthesis in the Nineteenth-Century Novel: “That Unity which Lies in the Selection of our Keenest Consciousness”, in Adventures in Realism (ed M. Beaumont), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692035.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135771

Online ISBN: 9780470692035

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Keywords:

  • nineteenth-century novel;
  • George Eliot;
  • Raymond Williams;
  • moral psychology;
  • Charlotte Brontë

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Some Definitions, in Which Little is Defined

  • The Scope of the Realist Novel

  • References and Further Reading