Item description for The Politics of Culture and Other Essays by Roger Scruton...
Brings together Scruton's best essays from many sources, arranging them thematically. The book has four sections: Language and Art, Writers in Context, Architecture, and Culture and Anarchy. Though the essays are diverse, certain themes are developed in particular and then in general ways, and there are several important essays on writers and critics, that contribute to the reappraisal of their work -- among them Dante, Andre Breton, Graham Greene, James Joyce, Sylvia Plath, Jacques Lacan, and Yukio Mishima.
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Studio: St. Augustine's Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.8" Width: 5.74" Height: 0.88" Weight: 0.84 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 1998
Publisher St. Augustine's Press
ISBN 1890318612 ISBN13 9781890318611
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More About Roger Scruton
Roger Scruton is the author of a number of books, including Modern Philosophy and A Short History of Philosophy. Formerly Professor of Aesthetics at Birkbeck College, London University, and a visiting professor at Boston University, he lives in Wiltshire, England.
Roger Scruton currently resides in Wiltshire. Roger Scruton has an academic affiliation as follows - Birkbeck College, University of London (Emeritus) American Enterprise.
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