The Quest for Total Peace: The Political Thought of Roger Martin Du Gard

By R. Jouejati | Go to book overview

wants to enhance the power of the human will while realizing the vulnerability of the human soul remained visible in his subsequent works.


NOTES
1.
Clément Borgal, Roger Martin du Gard, Paris: Editions Universitaires, 1957, p. 47. Interesting enough his first short story Chair frâîche, was about a case of voyourism, Souvenirs, Geuvres Completes, I, p. XLIV.
2.
Brenner, op. cit., pp. 91-92.
3.
Borgal, op. cit., p. 12.
4.
Ibid., p. 12.
5.
Ibid., p. 13.
6.
Verger d'Augy where he lays the plan of Les Thibault 1920 Tertre farm, Belleme (orne) 1925 and 1930, 1931, continues to write Les Thibault. Sauveterre 1932; Nice 1934 finishes L'ete 1914; Return to Tertre 1937; Nice 1941 to 1945; Return to Tertre 1946.
7.
Une oeuvre est a tel point l'expression de notre solitude qu'on se demande quelle étrange nécessité de contacts pousse un artiste à le mettre en pleine lumière. Jean Cocteau-La difficulté d'être.
8.
'Une seule passion: le travail, une seule ambition: devenir mâitre'. Oeuvres Completes, L'été 1914, 11 p. 120.
9.
Oeuvres Complètes, Souvenirs, LI.
10.
Brenner, op. cit.,p. 44 (du Gard's own definition of the main object of novel.
11.
Borgal, op. cit., p. 21. On the other hand, there are arguments aiming at showing that du Gard was rather similar to Antoine in Les Thibault, Brenner, op. cit., pp. 86-89.
12.
'Lorsque Balzac est audacieux dans la peinture des passions, il nous présente des êtres exceptionnels, quelque peu monstrueux. (Brenner-Martin du Gard, op. cit., p. 96).
13.
'…dans ce siècle ou chacun “croit” et “affirme”, il n'etait peit-être pas inutile qu'il y eut tout de même “hésitants” qui “mettent en doute” et qui “interrogent”, des “independants”, qui se dérobent a la fascination des ideologies partisanes et dont le constant souci est de développer leur conscience personnelle, afin de conserver un espirit d'“enquêteur” aussi objectif, aussi libéré, aussi éqiable qu'il est humainement possible”. (Quoted in Brenner op. cit., p. 92 and by Robert Gibson-Roger Martin du Gard, Bowes and Bowes, London 1961, p. 97).
14.
These expressions are Gibson's, op. cit., p. 29.
15.
Gibson cites the figures given by du Gard in a letter of his P. Margaritis: He (M.du Gard) collected a whole library of books

-17-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
The Quest for Total Peace: The Political Thought of Roger Martin Du Gard
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Introduction 1
  • Part I - The Quest for Truth 7
  • Chapter I - Du Gard's Early Career 9
  • Notes 17
  • Part II - The Ills of Traditional Society 21
  • Chapter II - Les Thibault-Le Cahier Gris 23
  • Chapter III - Les Thibault-Le Pénitencier 29
  • Chapter IV - Les Thibault-La Belle Saison 35
  • Chapter V - Les Thibault-La Consultation 41
  • Notes 45
  • Chapter VI - Les Thibault-La Sorellina 47
  • Chapter VII - Les Thibault-La Mort Du Père 51
  • Notes 55
  • Part III - The Ideal Order 57
  • Chapter VIII - L'Eté 1914-The Bases of a Political Philosophy 59
  • Notes 70
  • Chapter IX - L'Eté 1914-The Characteristics of Du Gard's New Order 73
  • Notes 84
  • Chapter X - Evaluation of Du Gard's Contributions to Political Thought 87
  • Conclusion 105
  • Bibliography 109
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 111

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.