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    The Puritan and the Cynic: Moralists and Theorists in French and American Letters.Jefferson Humphries - 1987 - Oxford University Press.
    Why do Americans, and so often, American writers, profess moral sentiments and yet write so little in the traditionally "moralistic" genres of maxim and fable? What is the relation between "moral" concerns and literary theory? Can any sort of morality survive the supposed nihilism of deconstruction? Jefferson Humphries undertakes a discussion of questions like these through a comparative reading of the ways in which moral issues surface in French and American literature. Humphries takes issue with the "amoral" view of deconstruction (...)
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    Texts of Limits, the Limits of Texts, and the Containment of Politics in Contemporary Critical Theory"Guest Column. No Bias, No Merit: The Case Against Blind Submission.""Troping the Body: Literature and Feminism.""In the Name of the Modern: Feminist Questions D'Apres Gynesis.""Culture and Countermemory: The 'American' Connection."Reading in Detail. [REVIEW]Donald Morton, Stanley Fish, Jefferson Humphries, Alice Jardine, Susan Sheridan, S. P. Mohanty & Naomi Schor - 1990 - Diacritics 20 (1):56.
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    Troping the Body: Literature and Feminism. [REVIEW]Jefferson Humphries - 1988 - Diacritics 18 (1):18.
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    Haunted Words, or Deconstruction EchoedThe Figure of Echo. [REVIEW]Jefferson Humphries & John Hollander - 1983 - Diacritics 13 (2):29.
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    Deconstructive PoeThe Grand and the Fair: Poe's Landscape Aesthetics and Pictorial TechniquesThe Rhetoric of American RomanceMetamorphoses of the Raven.R. C. De Prospo, Kent Ljungquist, Evan Carton & Jefferson Humphries - 1988 - Diacritics 18 (3):43.
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    The Corpse That Moved or, The Backwards Copy Machine: Stendhal's Novel of History.Jefferson Humphries - 1985 - Oxford Literary Review 7 (1-2):91-103.
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