Category: Persuasion

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What We Can Learn From Anne Elliot’s Quiet Strength In ‘Persuasion’

“Persuasion” is Jane Austen’s thoughtful novel that perfectly balances tradition and modernity.

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Jane Austen’s Philosophy Of Marriage In “Persuasion”

“When asked if he read novels, philosopher Gilbert Ryle was said to have replied, “All six.” He meant, of course, the novels of the great Jane Austen. That a philosopher might identify the novel exclusively…