Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2018

192 Pages

7.5 × 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9781474433112

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Reclaiming Wonder

After the Sublime

First Edition

Genevieve Lloyd

Published by Edinburgh University Press


  • Introduces you to the complex history and genealogy of wonder
  • Considers both philosophical and literary sources including authors' letters and philosophers' texts
  • Highlights the role of wonder in social critique and its more general political significance
  • Offers a sustained reading of Spinoza, offering fresh perspectives on his relations with both Rationalism and Romanticism
  • Explores the inter-relations and interactions between reason, imagination and emotion in the life of the mind

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