Canons and consequences: reflections on the ethical force of imaginative ideals

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Northwestern University Press, 1990 - Literary Criticism - 370 pages

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An Idea and Ideal of Literary Canon
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About the author (1990)

Charles Altieri is Stageberg Professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. His previous publications include "The Particulars of Rapture: An Aesthetics of the Affects" (2003), "Subjective Agency: A Theory of First-person Expressivity and its Social Implications" (Blackwell, 1994), "Postmodernism Now" (1999), and "Painterly Abstraction in Modernist American Poetry" (1990).

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