TITLE

All Quiet on the Western Front A Phenomenological Investigation of War

AUTHOR(S)
Tighe, Joseph A.
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Critical Survey;2004, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Examines the war novel "All Quiet on the Western Front," by Erich Maria Remarque. Background on models of criticism applied to the novel, including the empirical approach; Arguments raised by author Maurice Merleau-Ponty for the description of the actual experience of life through the use of phenomenology; Application of the concept of phenomenology in the theories of language; Role of the novel as a critique of German ideology.
ACCESSION #
15826559

 

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