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Psychology & Counseling
  • Author:
    David Bromwich
  • ISBN:
    0195036875
  • ISBN13:
    978-0195036879
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    Oxford University Press; Reprint edition (October 31, 1985)
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    468 pages
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David Bromwich’s book is the most persuasive and ambitious exploration of Hazlitt’s genius hitherto attempted. Michael Foot, New Republic.

David Bromwich’s book is the most persuasive and ambitious exploration of Hazlitt’s genius hitherto attempted. Hazlitt: the Mind of a Critic is an intellectual biography in the best sense of the word, and intellectual biography is the type of writing that shows Hazlitt in his truest light. Kenneth R. Johnston, Indiana University. Bromwich’s volume was first published in 1983, and its achievement has never been questioned.

Essayist, lecturer, and radical pamphleteer, William Hazlitt (1778-1830) was the greatest of English critics and a master of the art of prose. This book is a superb appreciation of the man and his works.

Hazlitt: The Mind of a Critic (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983; 2nd ed.

This article is about American academic. His book Politics by Other Means concerns the role of critical thinking and tradition in higher education, and defends the practice of liberal education against political encroachments from both Left and Right. and British journals. Hazlitt: The Mind of a Critic (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983; 2nd ed. 1999).

David Bromwich's book is the most persuasive and ambitious exploration of Hazlitt's genius hitherto attempted. -Michael Foot, New Republic. -Kenneth R. Bromwich's volume was first published in 1983, and its achievement has never been questioned

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David Bromwich is Sterling Professor of English at Yale University. His many books include "A Choice of Inheritance," a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism, and "Skeptical Music," winner of the lvogel Award for the Art of the Essay.

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The Mind of a Critic. Hazlitt told Caleridge that to despise Burke was ''the test of a vulgar democratical mind. 'William Hazlitt: The Mind of a Critic'' is a serious and useful book

The Mind of a Critic. The accents are exactly those of an ancien regime lordliness in its English ''Augustan'' guise. His own mind was ''democratical'' but not ''vulgar. 'William Hazlitt: The Mind of a Critic'' is a serious and useful book. It is too long for what it says, important as that is, and unnecessarily self-conscious about methodological issues. It betrays doctoral thesis origins but makes one wish that all these were this good.

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Are you sure you want to remove Hazlitt, the mind of a critic from your list? Hazlitt, the mind of a critic. Published 1983 by Oxford University Press in New York, Oxford.

Metaphysician, painter, radical pamphleteer, critic, and essayist, William Hazlitt was both a brilliant polemicist and a persuasive expositor of ideas. This acclaimed study--a 1984 nominee for the National Book Critics Award in criticism--fairly presents the two sides of his achievement. It is at once an intellectual portrait of this skeptical genius and a contribution to the history of romanticism.