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    DescriptionIn the decades immediately following the French Revolution, British writers saw the narrative ordering of experience as either superficial, dangerous or impossible. Linking storytelling to other forms of social action, including the making of contracts and promises, Gavin Edwards argues that the experience of radical social upheaval produced a widespread scepticism about narrative as linguistic artefact, the transmission of narrative through storytelling and the understanding of individual or collective life as a temporal sequence with a beginning and an end.


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    Title
    Narrative Order 1789-1819
    Subtitle
    Life and Story in an Age of Revolution
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Gavin Edwards
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 144 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 381 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781403992116
    ISBN 10: 1403992118
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.7
    BIC subject category V2: DSBF
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2AB
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DSBD
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/19CNTY, CULT/BRITIS
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/18CNTY
    BISAC V2.8: LIT000000, LIT004120
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15740
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    B&T General Subject: 495
    LC subject heading: , ,
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 88
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T Approval Code: A21500000, A25011900
    DC22: 820.9/358, 820.9358
    B&T Approval Code: A25011800
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 820.9007
    LC subject heading: , , , ,
    LC classification: PR468.N29 E34 2006
    Thema V1.0: DSBF, DSB
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3MN
    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ACB
    Edition
    Annotated
    Edition statement
    annotated edition
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Palgrave USA
    Imprint name
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Publication date
    03 April 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Gordonsville