Chapter 22. The Novel Body Politic

  1. Paula R. Backscheider and
  2. Catherine Ingrassia
  1. Susan S. Lanser

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996232.ch24

A Companion to the Eighteenth-Century English Novel and Culture

A Companion to the Eighteenth-Century English Novel and Culture

How to Cite

Lanser, S. S. (2005) The Novel Body Politic, 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.ch24

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:

  • literary culture;
  • reality;
  • media;
  • global reputation;
  • english translation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Voice of Politics

  • What's Novel about Politics

  • Clarissa's Politick Body

  • The Reluctance of Plot

  • The Rights of Privacy

  • The Limits of Empathy

  • From Wrongs to Rights