Reforming the Humanities

Literature and Ethics from Dante through Modern Times

  • Authors
  • Peter Levine

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Peter Levine
    Pages 1-12
  3. Peter Levine
    Pages 13-21
  4. Peter Levine
    Pages 71-104
  5. Peter Levine
    Pages 127-168
  6. Peter Levine
    Pages 169-206
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 207-236

About this book


Through an analysis of Dante's story of Paolo and Francesco, this book combines contemporary ethical theory, literary interpretation, and historical narrative to defend the humanities as a source of moral guidance.


Interpretation Narrative poetry

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