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The Resource The rites of identity : the religious naturalism and cultural criticism of Kenneth Burke and Ralph Ellison, Beth Eddy

The rites of identity : the religious naturalism and cultural criticism of Kenneth Burke and Ralph Ellison, Beth Eddy

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The rites of identity : the religious naturalism and cultural criticism of Kenneth Burke and Ralph Ellison
Title
The rites of identity
Title remainder
the religious naturalism and cultural criticism of Kenneth Burke and Ralph Ellison
Statement of responsibility
Beth Eddy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Rites of Identity argues that Kenneth Burke was the most deciding influence on Ralph Ellison's writings, that Burke and Ellison are firmly situated within the American tradition of religious naturalism, and that this tradition--properly understood as religious--offers a highly useful means for considering contemporary identity and mitigating religious conflict. Beth Eddy adds Burke and Ellison to a tradition of religious naturalism that traces back to Ralph Waldo Emerson but received its most nuanced expression in the work of George Santayana. Through close readings of the essays and fictio
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eddy, Beth
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burke, Kenneth
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Burke, Kenneth
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Burke, Kenneth
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Criticism
  • Religion
  • Critique
  • Religion
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Criticism
  • Religion
  • United States
Label
The rites of identity : the religious naturalism and cultural criticism of Kenneth Burke and Ralph Ellison, Beth Eddy
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-198) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Identity and the rites of symbolic action -- Kenneth Burke's natural pieties of identity -- Catharsis and tragedy : Kenneth Burke's rhetoric of sacrifice -- The spiritual utility of comedy -- Ralph Ellison and the vernacular pieties of American identity -- Ellison's tragic vision of sacrifice -- The blues of American identity : comic transcendence in Ellison -- Both a part of and apart from : the spirit and ethics of religious pragmatism
Control code
ocn436089327
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825769
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt11d5v
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436089327
Label
The rites of identity : the religious naturalism and cultural criticism of Kenneth Burke and Ralph Ellison, Beth Eddy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-198) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Identity and the rites of symbolic action -- Kenneth Burke's natural pieties of identity -- Catharsis and tragedy : Kenneth Burke's rhetoric of sacrifice -- The spiritual utility of comedy -- Ralph Ellison and the vernacular pieties of American identity -- Ellison's tragic vision of sacrifice -- The blues of American identity : comic transcendence in Ellison -- Both a part of and apart from : the spirit and ethics of religious pragmatism
Control code
ocn436089327
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400825769
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt11d5v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436089327

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