Chapter ID: CBB001422073

History, Materiality and Type in Tennyson's “In Memoriam” (2013)


Description “This chapter re-examines Tennyson's references to the type-concept to show that, when read in conflicting numismatic, taxonomic and erotic contexts that the term brings with it, they are far more heterogeneous and unsettling than has yet been seen.”

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Authors & Contributors
Snyder, Laura J.
Scarry, Elaine
Fisher, Philip
Law, Jules
Lane, Christopher
Fahnestock, Jeanne
Victorian Literature and Culture
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Science
Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science, and Technology
Journal of Literature and Science
19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century
Oxford University Press
University of Chicago Press
Harvard University
Anthem Press
Brandeis University
Northwestern University
Science and literature
Poetry and poetics
Philosophy of science
Science and culture
History of philosophy of science
Eliot, George
Whewell, William
Tennyson, Alfred, Lord
Mill, John Stuart
Hardy, Thomas
Spencer, Herbert
Great Britain
19th century
20th century, early
Royal Society of London

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