The Things Things Say

Princeton University Press (2011)
Abstract
Prologue -- Part 1: Property, personification, and idols: Owning things; the crying of lost things; making babies in the South Seas; the growth of idols; The rape of the lock as still life -- Part 2: Persons and fictions: Locke's wild fancies; fictionality and the representation of persons -- Part 3: Authors and nonpersons: me and my ink; things as authors; authors owning nothing.
Keywords Things (Law) in literature  Things (Law Philosophy  Property in literature  English fiction History and criticism  Object (Aesthetics) in literature  Material culture in literature
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy the book $27.00 used (32% off)   $28.04 new (30% off)   $35.55 direct from Amazon (11% off)    Amazon page
Call number PR/PN?
ISBN(s) 9780691148069   0691148066
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
 
Download options
PhilPapers Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 11,399
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Similar books and articles
Christopher Mole (2009). The Matter of Fact in Literature. International Journal of Philosophical Studies 17 (4):483-502.
Lynne Baker (2007). Persons and Other Things. Journal of Consciousness Studies 14 (s 5-6):17-36.
Ben Caplan & David Sanson (2010). The Way Things Were. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 81 (1):24-39.
Gregory Currie (1995). Unreliability Refigured: Narrative in Literature and Film. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 53 (1):19-29.
Kristie Miller (2008). Thing and Object. Acta Analytica 23 (1):69-89.
Analytics

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2011-01-23

Total downloads

3 ( #298,221 of 1,102,971 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

1 ( #297,509 of 1,102,971 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Start a new thread
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.