Table of contents for George Eliot's intellectual life / Avrom Fleishman.
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Introduction; 1. The 'evangelical': starting out in a Christian culture; 2. The apostate: moving beyond the Christian mythos; 3. The journalist: editing, reviewing, shaping a worldview; 4. The Germanist: balancing the counterweight of German thinkers; 5. The novelist: mixing realism, naturalism and myth-making; 6. The historian: tracking the idealistic - utopian and national - in Romola and The Spanish Gypsy; 7. The 'radical': taking an anti-political stance in Felix Holt; 8. The encyclopaedist: transcending the past in Middlemarch; 9. The visionary: transmitting ideals in Daniel Deronda; 10. The intellectual: cultural critique in Impressions of Theophrastus Such; Works cited; Index.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880.
Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.
Intellectuals -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880 -- Religion.
Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880 -- Philosophy.
Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880 -- Political and social views.
Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880 -- Knowledge -- Literature.
Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880 -- Knowledge -- History.