TITLE

CHAPTER IV: HARRIET BEECHER STOWE'S UNCLE TOM'S CABIN: MODELING COMMUNAL WILLFULNESS

AUTHOR(S)
Henning, Martha L.
PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
Beyond Understanding: Appeals to the Imagination, Passions & Wil;1996, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter IV of the book "Beyond Understanding: Appeals to the Imagination, Passions and Will in Mid-Nineteenth-Century American Women's Fiction" is presented. It presents a criticism and interpretation of the novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin," by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Comments on the application of George Campbell's Philosophy of Rhetoric to Stowe's novel are presented. Criticism of the narrative arrangement and the action in the novel is detailed. Also described is the public response to the ideology of "Uncle Tom's Cabin."
ACCESSION #
19326447

 

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