Romantic Cosmopolitanism by E. WohlgemutRomantic Cosmopolitanism by E. Wohlgemut

Romantic Cosmopolitanism

byE. Wohlgemut

Hardcover | October 21, 2009

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Romantic Cosmopolitanism shows how cosmopolitanism in the early nineteenth century offers a non-unified formulation of the nation that stands in contrast to more unified models such as Edmund Burke's which found nationality in, among other things, language, history, blood and geography.
ESTHER WOHLGEMUT is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Prince Edward Island, Canada. Her work has appeared in journals such asStudies in English Literature,European Romantic Review, andRomanticism on the Net.
Title:Romantic CosmopolitanismFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pagesPublished:October 21, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230232043

ISBN - 13:9780230232044


Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Introduction A Cosmopolitan Nation? Kant, Burke and the Question of Borders 'A Great Federacy' of Nations: Internationalism and the Edinburgh Review An Alternative Formulation: The Idea of National Literature in Staël and the Edinburgh Review Porous Borders: Maria Edgeworth and the Question of National Identity Pilgrim, Exile, Vagabond: Byron and the Citizen of the World Cosmopolitan Figures and Cosmopolitan Literary Forms Epilogue: Reactionary Cosmopolitanism Notes Bibliography Index