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Jackson, Robert Louis

Overview
Works: 84 works in 235 publications in 3 languages and 9,800 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Literature  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Thesis advisor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PG3328.Z6, 891.733
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Chekhov; a collection of critical essays by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index included. This book was originally published in France under the title "Tchekhov"
Twentieth century interpretations of Crime and punishment; a collection of critical essays by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky : new perspectives( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky's quest for form : a study of his philosophy of art by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

22 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The purpose of this book is to bring the reader, as vividly and succinctly as possible, the central body of Dostoevsky's aesthetic thought and to reveal its centrality to his world outlook ... --his pronouncements on beauty, the nature of artistic representation of reality, the function of literature, and similar matters--in order to determine and then demonstrate the coherence of this thought."--Preface
The art of Dostoevsky : deliriums and nocturnes by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

11 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Louis Jackson considers Dostoevsky's powerful but much neglected Notes from the House of the Dead the seminal work of his post-Siberian period and critical to an interpretation of his art from 1861-1881. He projects this work as an artistic embodiment of a Christian poetics of insight and transfiguration. Breaking new ground, he explores the interrelated social, moral, aesthetic, psychological, and philosophical problems that absorbed Dostoevsky in his prison masterpiece and shows how these same motifs unite and shape many of his subsequent novels and short stories."--Jacket
Dostoevsky's underground man in Russian literature by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

20 editions published between 1950 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialogues with Dostoevsky : the overwhelming questions by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading Chekhov's text( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian formalism : a retrospective glance : a festschrift in honor of Victor Erlich( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vyacheslav Ivanov : poet, critic, and philosopher( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new word on The brothers Karamazov( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom and responsibility in Russian literature : essays in honor of Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close encounters : essays on Russian literature by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Close Encounters: Essays on Russian Literature combines discussions of ethical, esthetic, and philosophical interest raised by Pushkin, Gogol, Turgenev, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Gorky, with close analyses of their texts. This book focuses on four thematic configurations: first ("Chance and Fate"), issues of freedom and responsibility, the necessity of free individual expression and yet the limits of will, or self-will; second ("Two Kinds of Beauty"), the unity of moral, esthetic, and spiritual categories, and the quest for the ideal; third ("Critical Perspectives"), examples of the type of commentary that approaches art with a unified ethical and spiritual perspective (Dostoevsky, Gorky, V.I. Ivanov, and the partially dissenting Bakhtin); and fourth ("Poems of Parting"), three poems (works by Tyutchev, Severyanin, and Pushkin) involving parting, loss, and recovery."--Publisher's website
Freedom and the tragic life; a study in Dostoevsky by V. I Ivanov( Book )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedic aspect - Mythological aspect - Theological aspect
The new strategic policy : issues for congressional consideration by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and punishment (Dostoevsky) by Robert Louis Jackson( Recording )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes from the underground (Dostoevsky) by Robert Louis Jackson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zaveshchanie Dostoevskogo by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Russian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vision and restraint by Robert Louis Jackson( Book )

2 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dialogues with Dostoevsky : the overwhelming questions
Alternative Names
Jackson, Robert L.

Jackson, Robert L. 1923-

Jackson, Robert L. (Robert Louis)

Languages
English (153)

Russian (1)

Polish (1)

Covers
A new word on The brothers Karamazov