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The concept of happiness in the Spanish poetry of the eighteenth century

McCormick, Robert Dr.

The concept of happiness in the Spanish poetry of the eighteenth century

by McCormick, Robert Dr.

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Published by Ediciones Universal in Miami, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish poetry -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Happiness in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert McCormick.
    SeriesHispanic studies collection
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ6098.H36 M35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination206 p. ;
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4121724M
    ISBN 100897292642
    LC Control Number80068000
    OCLC/WorldCa7461532

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    of the eighteenth century an identity, other than its place in time, and these two factors have often reinforced each other. One is the idea that the philosophy in question is the core of a wider cultural and social movement, namely ‘the Enlightenment’. The other is . Spanish Romanticism," focuses on one aspect of Enlightenment philosophy - sensationalism. "Beginning with eighteenth-century descriptive verse," he writes, "sensation has provided the source, the process, and the substance of much of modern poetry."(P. ). "Today the simplistic view of the eighteenth century is no longer.

    Under the first Georges we are in the very heart of the eighteenth century; the century, as its enemies used to say, of coarse utilitarian aims, of religious indifference and political corruption; or, as I prefer to say, the century of sound common sense and growing toleration, and of . What is happiness, and how does the pursuit of happiness shape our lives? Happiness appears to be a simple emotion, individual and pleasurable, yet the problems associated with happiness in politics, economics and philosophy suggest that it is perhaps more complex and paradoxical than we first thought.


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