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Romantic Critics of Political Economy

Mortensen, Anders LU (2007)
Abstract
The paper deals with problems and examples from my work in progress, entitled Poetic versus economic value, which contains a number of studies of economic criticism in Romanticist and Modernist literature. Here I am focussing on a certain aspect of this discourse of conflicting values, namely, to what extent the antimonetary Romanticism directly confronts the doctrines of Political Economy, the discourse of Adam Smith and his followers. This is carried out by discussing a number of passages from Coleridge, Carlyle, Dickens, Goethe, and Adam Müller, and their use of a rhetorical construction I call the trope of mutually excluding values.
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trope of mutually excluding values, Romanticism, history of aesthetics, history of political economy, literary history, Modernism, economic criticism
host publication
Money and Culture
editor
Cox, Fiona and Schmidt-Hannisa, Hans-Walter
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Peter Lang Publishing Group
ISBN
3631567901
language
English
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yes
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28702875-2eb1-46a9-a0fb-7093bec64271 (old id 1482558)
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  abstract     = {The paper deals with problems and examples from my work in progress, entitled Poetic versus economic value, which contains a number of studies of economic criticism in Romanticist and Modernist literature. Here I am focussing on a certain aspect of this discourse of conflicting values, namely, to what extent the antimonetary Romanticism directly confronts the doctrines of Political Economy, the discourse of Adam Smith and his followers. This is carried out by discussing a number of passages from Coleridge, Carlyle, Dickens, Goethe, and Adam Müller, and their use of a rhetorical construction I call the trope of mutually excluding values.},
  author       = {Mortensen, Anders},
  booktitle    = {Money and Culture},
  editor       = {Cox, Fiona and Schmidt-Hannisa, Hans-Walter},
  isbn         = {3631567901},
  language     = {eng},
  publisher    = {Peter Lang Publishing Group},
  title        = {Romantic Critics of Political Economy},
  url          = {https://lup.lub.lu.se/search/ws/files/5435074/1482561.pdf},
  year         = {2007},
}