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A question of knowledge: James, Ford, "The Beast in the Jungle" and A Call

Haslam, Sara (2000). A question of knowledge: James, Ford, "The Beast in the Jungle" and A Call. The Henry James Review, 21(1) pp. 72–82.

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Abstract

This article is a comparison of one of Ford Madox Ford's most Jamesian fictions, his Edwardian novel A Call, and Henry James' well-known short story, 'The Beast in the Jungle'. It focuses on the question of knowledge in both texts - its type, quality and representation. Both writers have been described as in pursuit of the 'world's epistemological problems' and in this article I compare some of the results.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2000 Johns Hopkins University Press
ISSN: 1080-6555
Keywords: Henry James; 'The Beast in the Jungle'; Ford Madox Ford; A Call; knowledge; gender; Edwardian fiction
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 28984
Depositing User: Sara Haslam
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2011 15:13
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2016 14:02
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28984
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