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The imaginative exploitation of theological doctrines in the work of Leon Bloy (1846-1917)

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The first section studies the history of the conflict of the Church and the French Republic which provides the political context of Bloy's work. It analyses the statements and forms of the early polemic articles in which he expressed his rejection of the mediocrity and banality of contemporary Republican society, from which religious idealism provided a refuge. Of the religious options available, Bloy rejected those which seemed to him no more than compromise with secular ideals - Liberal...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages and Literature
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Author
Publication date:
1973
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Source identifiers:
602329119 and 602329120
Language:
English
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td:602329119
Deposit date:
2013-10-21

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