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Published: 24 July 2014

268 Pages | 5 illus.


ISBN: 9780199378203

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How to Do Things with Fictions

Joshua Landy

  • Applies a range of literary texts—ranging from Chaucer and the Bible to Beckett and Toni Morrison—to everyday life
  • Conveys complex philosophical concepts in lucid, engaging prose
  • Brings philosophy into dialogue with seminal works of literature: the Bible, middle English poetry, French verse, and Irish drama