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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732227–259 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.227
Published: 01 September 2018
...Deanna K. Kreisel Deanna K. Kreisel, “The Psychology of Victorian Buddhism and Rudyard Kipling’s Kim ” (pp. 227–259) This essay demonstrates that Rudyard Kipling’s Kim (1901) engages deeply with several aspects of Buddhist thought that were also of central concern to nineteenth-century British...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744547–550 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.547
Published: 31 March 2020
... different tack, gathering together a rich array of essays that explore the origins, the chameleon character, and the posthu- mous life of Keats s formulation now a touchstone for poetic theory of all kinds, for feminism, for psychoanalysis, for Buddhist modernism and Western Buddhism more generally, and...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744543–547 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.543
Published: 31 March 2020
..., and the posthu- mous life of Keats s formulation now a touchstone for poetic theory of all kinds, for feminism, for psychoanalysis, for Buddhist modernism and Western Buddhism more generally, and, various authors point out as paths not taken in this volume, for punk rock, marketing, uncer- tainty...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734576–578 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.576
Published: 01 March 2019
... Psychology of Victorian Buddhism and Rudyard Kipling s Kim 227 LaPorte, Charles, and Sebastian Lecourt. Introduction: Nineteenth-Century Literature, New Religious Movements, and Secularization 147 Lecourt, Sebastian. See LaPorte, Charles, and Sebastian Lecourt Leuner, Kirstyn. Novel Technologies: The...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733293–325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.293
Published: 01 December 2018
... Srinivas Aravamudan, Guru English: South Asian Religion in a Cosmopolitan Language (Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press, 2006), p. 30. 8 J. Jeffrey Franklin, The Lotus and the Lion: Buddhism and the British Empire (Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press, 2008), p. 173. 296 nineteenth-century literature formulation [Guru...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733379–398 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.379
Published: 01 December 2018
..., and Ernest Dowson; Eastern religions became increasingly important to British cultural life, indirectly through the fascination with Oriental cultures, and directly through figures such as Keshub Chunder Sen and Edwin Arnold, who wrote and spoke in Britain about Hinduism and Buddhism, respectively...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732260–263 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.260
Published: 01 September 2018
... the final chapter of this section avoids making comparably questionable claims about reviews 261 the unorthodoxy of Arnold s latitudinarian views by focusing on the influence of Buddhism and the nascent field of comparative religious studies on Arnold s biblical scholarship. Chapters 5 and 6, which...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732147–160 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.147
Published: 01 September 2018
... reinterpreted Buddhism in order to explore distinctly modern questions about the nature of conscious- ness, the problem of free will, and the formation of identity. In so doing, she also revises Edward W. Said s Orientalism (1978) in a way that tries to get us beyond the habit of assess- ing English...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732187–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.187
Published: 01 September 2018
..., Women s Nature and the Neo-Pagan Movement, in History of British Women s Writing, 1880 1920: Volume Seven, ed. Holly A. Laird (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016); J. Jeffrey Franklin, The Lotus and the Lion: Buddhism and the British Empire (Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press, 2008); Anne Stiles, review of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2009; 634558–561 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2009.63.4.558
Published: 01 March 2009
... m A . Embodied: Victorian Literature and the Senses. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009. Pp. xvi + 182. $67.50 cloth; $22.50 paper. F r a n k l i n , J . Jeffrey. The Lotus and the Lion: Buddhism and the Brit- ish Empire. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2008. Pp. xii + 273. $35. G i...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2008; 624465–492 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2008.62.4.465
Published: 01 March 2008
... a few cannonballs across Edo Bay and run a miniature railroad along the beach to impress the samurai. It was quite another to grasp the subtle moves of judo, the tenets of Esoteric Buddhism, or to understand why the most highly prized of the Tokugawa house. Public notices concerning it are posted...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2005; 602199–236 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2005.60.2.199
Published: 01 September 2005
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2004; 593423–426 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2004.59.3.423
Published: 01 December 2004
..., Reincarnation and Rider Haggard, proposes that H. Rider Haggard s novels, in their preoccupation with reincarnation, draw on Buddhism and Theosophy in order to repudiate materialistic philosophies of ex- istence while at the same time reinforcing Haggard s Tory conviction in social hierarchy. As the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 573407–439 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.57.3.407
Published: 01 December 2002
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1998; 524529–543 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2934068
Published: 01 March 1998
...- temporaries; since his work is not meant for them as such" (quoted in Dillingham, p. 76). The success of Dillingham's chapter "Disenchant- ment" is to bring together elements of Schopenhauer, Thomson, and Buddhism, as well as forgotten works like Edgar Saltus's The Philoso- phy of Disenchantment (1885) and H...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1996; 504541–559 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933933
Published: 01 March 1996
... transcendentalists and Asian religions. While fundamentalists and conservatives denounced the influx of new information on Buddhism, Hinduism, and Taoism, the Transcendentalists embraced it, finding in the sa- cred books of Asia new evidences of truth and meaning in the world. Unlike earlier studies that focused...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1989; 434548–550 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3045046
Published: 01 March 1989
... stressing the narrative context rather than the mythic or archetypal implications of Conrad's religious language, Lester makes some valuable points: "Christianity [is] mirrored by Islam in the early works and made grotesquely manifest in more direct ways later on, whilst Buddhism prom- ises only...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1989; 434545–548 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3045045
Published: 01 March 1989
... the early works and made grotesquely manifest in more direct ways later on, whilst Buddhism prom- ises only annihilation-all exemplifying Conrad's mistrust of formulas" (p. 171). But if Lester is going to talk about authorial presence in literary works, he had better be more precise and more attuned...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1984; 39125–47 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3044820
Published: 01 June 1984
... Diamond is especially associated with the social consciousness of Hinduism, the related psychological and spiritual concerns of Buddhism, and most particularly with the great god Vishnu, or World Dreamer, whose avatar here is the Moon god and whose presence reconciles the phenomenological with the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1979; 342127–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2932905
Published: 01 September 1979
..., 322). Conrad apparently derived this image from his experi- ences in the Orient. Although there is no indication that Marlow understands this, his description of the grave repeats precisely one of the seminal icons of Tantrik Buddhism, the necklace of Kali, a goddess which Philip Rawson describes in...