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 a writer and philosopher. His many books include The Soul of the World and The Aesthetics of Architecture (both Princeton), as well as A Short History of Modern Philosophy; Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left; and The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's -Ring of the Nibelung.- 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.