Chapter 18. Conversable Fictions

  1. Paula R. Backscheider and
  2. Catherine Ingrassia
  1. Kathryn Sutherland

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996232.ch20

A Companion to the Eighteenth-Century English Novel and Culture

A Companion to the Eighteenth-Century English Novel and Culture

How to Cite

Sutherland, K. (2007) Conversable Fictions, in A Companion to the Eighteenth-Century English Novel and Culture (eds P. R. Backscheider and C. Ingrassia), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996232.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101578

Online ISBN: 9780470996232

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Keywords:

  • racial legacies;
  • physical portrait;
  • skepticism;
  • conduct books;
  • deidre lynch

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Seeing and Knowing: Adam Smith's Grand Narrative

  • Listening and Speaking

  • Local Convenience and Living Information