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Literature as an art suffered by being pressed into the service of religious controversy; it became polemic or didactic, and its prevailing form was prose.
Its effect on the German language was enormous; the dialect in which it is written, a Middle German dialect used in the chancery of Upper Saxony, became gradually the norm for both Protestant and Catholic writers, and is thus the basis of the modern literary German.
Literature was devoid of originality and substance; the formal side absorbed the chief attention of the writers.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06517a.htm   (12373 words)

 The intellectual climate before 1848 (from French literature) --¬† Encyclop√¶dia Britannica
The counterrevolutionary era of the early 19th century saw a renewal of interest in religion, ranging from the sentimental religiosity of Chateaubriand to the traditionalist and antidemocratic theology of Louis-Gabriel-Ambroise, vicomte de Bonald, and Joseph de Maistre, but 18th-century sensualism continued and was developed by the Idéologues.
Literature may be classified according to a variety of systems, including language, national origin, historical period, genre, and subject matter.
Article by Bruce Vandervort examining the contributions of the decree of April 27, 1848 that abolished slavery in French colonies, and the decree of March 2, 1848 which instituted universal manhood suffrage, towards the social, political, and economic development of this West African colony.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-22555?tocId=22555   (885 words)

 1848   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar).
1845 1846 1847 - 1848 - 1849 1850 1851
November 7 - U.S. presidential election, 1848: Zachary Taylor is elected president in the first US presidential election held in every state on the same day.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/1/18/1848.html   (894 words)

 Romanticism and Vormärz, 1800-1848
German literature from 1800 to 1848 is marked by a number of different aesthetic, poetic, and political ideologies, and resists attempts at easy classification.
After the failed revolutions of 1848, much of the literary radical spirit disappeared, and although individual authors continued to uphold the autonomous critical stance in their writings, much of the Biedermeier period is characterized by a withdrawal into the ordered harmony of hearth and home.
By 1848, the unsuccessful revolutions throughout the German realm produced a sense of resignation for many, and a withdrawn, idyllic literature became characteristic for the period: Stifter and other Biedermeier novelists, for example, turned to a gentle but firm order to overcome the chaos of the revolutionary years.
www.nthuleen.com /papers/704final.html   (4035 words)

 NYU | IFS | Syllabi
At the outset of his 18th Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte, Marx famously writes of the 1848 Revolution: “Hegel remarks somewhere that all facts and personages of great importance in world history occur, as it were, twice.
He forgot to add: the first time as tragedy, the second as farce.” This perception of the 1848 Revolution as, if not exactly a “farce,” at least a degraded “copy” or “translation” of the great model of 1789, is shared by any number of 19th-century representations of the Second Republic (e.g.
This course, jointly taught by a historian and a literary scholar, proposes to explore, among other things, just what it might mean to call a revolution either a form of repetition or a mode of radical inception.
www.nyu.edu /fas/program/frenchstudies/courses/g462315-S03.html   (374 words)

 Literature on the Age of Napoleon: History & Criticism
Literature on the Age of Napoleon: History & Criticism
The boundaries of history and literature / Karin J.
Die Justizkrise um 1918 aus der Sicht der Literatur / Klaus Petersen -- Weimar writers and the German inflation / Gerlad D. Feldman — Thomas Mann's political engagement / Kurt Sontheimer -- History as myth : historical processes in early German film / Johannes G.
napoleonic-literature.com /AgeOfNapoleon/Bibliography/Napbiblio10.html   (709 words)

The literature of representative Hispanic writers whose work is read, studied, published and distributed in the United States and Puerto Rico.
Mexican American literature, written since 1848, by authors who have become citizens of the United States or who were born here and are of Mexican descent.
Articles on the development of a particular country’s literature and on literary and narrative devices and poetical terms are also included.
www.lib.jjay.cuny.edu /research/literature.html   (3664 words)

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1845 1846 1847 - 1848 - 1849 1850
Monument for the leaders of the 1848 Matale rebellion, Sri Lanka
Note: the Revolution of 1848, widespread but failed struggles for more liberal governments, from Brazil to Hungary, has its own entry.
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/1848   (623 words)

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The weekly sermons of Christendom, that vast pulpit literature which acts so extensively upon the popular mind--to warn, to uphold, to renew, to comfort, to alarm--does not attain the sanctuary of libraries in the ten-thousandth part of its extent.
In that great social organ which, collectively, we call literature, there may be distinguished two separate offices, that may blend and often do so, but capable, severally, of a severe insulation, and naturally fitted for reciprocal repulsion.
Men have so little reflected on the higher functions of literature as to find it a paradox if one should describe it as a mean or subordinate purpose of books to give information.
www.clas.ufl.edu /users/pcraddoc/deq.htm   (1018 words)

 English 158 Chicana Literature
A comprehensive introduction to the contributions of immigrants to the post-World War II literature of the United States.
Each of the 22 chapters on individual immigrant literatures gives basic information about the ethnic group, its culture, and its immigrant history in the United States, which with the notes and a comprehensive bibliography results in a concise reference chapter on that particular group's contribution to U.S. literature.
A complete literature database combining biographical, bibliographical, and contextual information on authors and their works (fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, and journalism).
www.library.cornell.edu /olinuris/ref/eng158_vigil.html&e=1102   (1797 words)

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(3h) Study of masterpieces of Austrian literature on the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries.
(3h) Masterpieces of German literature from 1848 to the present.
(3h) A survey of German literature of the Middle Ages, Reformation, and Baroque eras; emphasizes the chivalric period, medieval drama, Martin Luther, and the Baroque period.
www.wfu.edu /academics/germanrussian/German/description.html   (672 words)

 97.01.01: Chicano and Puerto Rican Literature
Prior to 1848 a large portion of land, now a part of the USA, was a part of Mexico.
Chicano literature can be defined as “the literature written since 1848 by Americans of Mexican descent or Mexicans in the USA who write about the Mexican-American experience.” (1) Chicano literature is in a constant state of flux because it draws from the people living here and the migration of others across the border.
In general, Chicano literature can be defined as the expression of a culture that has grown despite the odds of oppression in the USA.
www.yale.edu /ynhti/curriculum/units/1997/1/97.01.01.x.html   (2502 words)

 African American Registry for Wednesday November 9th 2005
*On this date in 1848, Joel Chandler Harris was born.
Carrie Allen McCray, a source of southern literature.
*On this date in 1992, the Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Derek Walcott.
www.aaregistry.com /african_american_history/category/8/literature   (1498 words)

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1 record African elephant--Juvenile literature 2 records African elephant--Juvenille literature 1 record African elephant.
1 record Airplanes, Military--Juvenile literature 2 records Airplanes, Military--United States--Juvenile literature 1 record Airplanes, Military--United States.
1 record American literature 1 record American literature (Selections: Extracts, etc.) 3 records American literature, Poetry.
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 Genres: Espionage & War (category at ISBNdb.com)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Only several first subjects in this category are shown here, there are more subjects on a separate page.
Trojan War -- Literature and the war (87)
Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Literature and the war (19)
isbndb.com /c/Genres/Espionage_and_War   (176 words)

 English Course Descriptions
L141 1784 - Introduction to Writing and the Study of Literature
L141 1791 - Introduction to Writing and the Study of Literature
L141 1805 - Introduction to Writing and the Study of Literature
www.indiana.edu /~deanfac/blfal97/eng   (187 words)

 Blodgett Product Literature
Blodgett is pleased to provide you with a complete library of our product and sales literature available for immediate download.
Hard copies are also available and may be ordered online by clicking here.
Use the links below to view the literature libraries for each Blodgett product line.
www.blodgett.com /literature.htm   (81 words)

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1 record Adjustment (Psychology) 1 record Adjustment (Psychology)--Juvenile literature.
3 records Aguilera, Christina, 1980- 1 record Aguilera, Christina, 1980- --Juvenile literature.
1 record Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century-- Juvenile literature.
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The Journal of Sacred Literature was undertaken with the design of supplying a want, which had long been felt, of a periodical devoted to Biblical literature, and established on so wide a basis as to embrace the contributions of writers of different denominations and of different countries.
The aim of these publications are to furnish the students and readers of Biblical literature with an organ for the discussion of all subjects in which they are interested.
All other designated trademarks, copyrights and brands are the property of their respective owners.
www.shop.com /op/aprod-p26332326   (232 words)

 Find in a Library: Economic feminism in American literature prior to 1848.
Find in a Library: Economic feminism in American literature prior to 1848.
Economic feminism in American literature prior to 1848.
WorldCat is provided by OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. on behalf of its member libraries.
www.worldcatlibraries.org /wcpa/ow/bbe1ce3d4ee0fc83.html   (49 words)

 Fall Semester 1996 Course Listing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
English 247: Literature and Human Experience (The Bible as Literature, The Old Testament).
English 500: Literature of the Medieval World (The Arthurian Tradition).
Spanish 401: Medieval Literature (Love, Misogyny and Feminism in Spanish Medieval Literature).
www.uwm.edu /Dept/Great_Books/fall2.html   (188 words)

 1848   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Years: 1843 1844 1845 1846 1847 - 1848 - 1849 1850 1851 1852 1853
January 24 - California gold rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill near Sacramento
Gold is discovered at Sutters Mill in Coloma, California.
usapedia.com /1/1848.html   (794 words)

 University of Arizona Press - Women Singing in the Snow
"A style open to any reader; her analysis flows well from one primary work to another." —Southwestern American Literature
[Rebolledo] is making a great contribution to Chicana literature and criticism." —Maria Herrera-Sobek
This first book-length analysis of the Chicana literary tradition traces the development of Chicana literature from 1848 to the present.
www.uapress.arizona.edu /books/BID372.htm   (97 words)

 The Daily Muse: Issue #182   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.
- Isaac Disraeli (1766-1848), Curiosities of Literature (1798)
www.literatureclassics.com /dailymuse/issue.asp?ID=182&fulltext=true   (149 words)

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