Beckett's Philosophical Imagination: Democritus versus Pythagoras and Plato in Comment c'est/How It Is

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleBeckett's Philosophical Imagination: Democritus versus Pythagoras and Plato in Comment c'est/How It Is Author(S)Anthony Cordingley (Author)
Abstract  This article elucidates the dialectic between Pythagorean-Platonic and Democritean ideas latent in Beckett's final work of long prose, Comment c'est/How It Is (1961/1964), and measures the importance of Beckett's perception of philosophy gained through his study of Wilhelm Windelband's primer ...Paginationp383-407
SubjectLiteratureDescriptorsLiterature, Comparative
Journal TitleComparative Literature  
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