Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 June 2009

192 Pages

ISBN: 9780748638123

Bookseller Code (06)

George Mackay Brown and the Philosophy of Community

Timothy Baker

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Offers the first philosophically-informed critique of George Mackay Brown
  • Shows how fiction can contribute to an understanding of the problems of community in modernity
  • Suggests new directions for the study of contemporary Scottish literature
  • Takes into account Brown's late and posthumous writings as well as unpublished material not covered before