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Henry James and the idea of race (1978)


Description “Although James wrote no essay on race and espoused none of the theories advanced by such writers as Darwin, Spencer, Fiske, and Galton, James's letters, essays and works of fiction show that he held certain widely accepted ideas about the subject.”

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Authors & Contributors
Cucullu, Lois
Wright, John S
Scandura, Jani
Scheele, Irmtraut
Fussell, G. F.
Chaldecott, John A.
Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science, and Technology
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg
Agricultural History
Platinum Metals Review
Bulletin of the History of Archaeology
University of Virginia Press
Palgrave Macmillan
Johns Hopkins University
Duke University
Stanford University
Science and literature
Electricity; magnetism
Symbolism; symbolic representation
Mind and body
James, Henry
James, William
Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Dickens, Charles
Pagenstecher, Heinrich Alexander
Bollmann, Justus Erich
Time Periods
19th century
20th century, early
18th century
20th century
United States
Central Europe: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Great Britain
North America: United States; Canada
Hamburg. Zoologisches Museum und Institut

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