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Foreign Affections: Essays on Edmund Burke
by Seamus Deane
This intriguing collection of essays is dominated by the figure of Edmund Burke and by accounts of the ways in which he and some of those he influenced understood the revolutionary changes that produced the modern world. The issues of liberty and empire, faction and revolution, universality, equality, authority, sectarian vice and democratic virtue are central here. Domina ...more
Paperback, 216 pages
Published February 28th 2005 by University of Notre Dame Press
(first published 2005)
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Poet, critic, novelist, and educator. Professor of Irish studies at Notre Dame University in Indiana USA. Educated at Queen's College, Belfast, and Pembroke College, Cambridge University, England.More about Seamus Deane...