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Product Description: In Unclaimed Experience, Cathy Caruth proposes that in the widespread and bewildering experience of trauma in our century―both in its occurrence and in our attempt to understand it―we can recognize the possibility of a history no longer based on simple models of straightforward experience and reference...read more

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9781421421650 | 20 anv edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 15, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In Unclaimed Experience, Cathy Caruth proposes that in the widespread and bewildering experience of trauma in our century―both in its occurrence and in our attempt to understand it―we can recognize the possibility of a history no longer based on simple models of straightforward experience and reference.

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Product Description: This new collection from Cathy Caruth features interviews with a diverse group of leaders in the theorization of, and response to, traumatic experience in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Crossing the boundaries of discipline and profession, Caruth’s subjects include literary theorists and critics, psychoanalysts, psychiatrists, psychologists, political activists, filmmakers, public intellectuals, institutional leaders, and researchers...read more

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9781421414447 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 23, 2014, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This new collection from Cathy Caruth features interviews with a diverse group of leaders in the theorization of, and response to, traumatic experience in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

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9781421414454 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 23, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This new collection from Cathy Caruth features interviews with a diverse group of leaders in the theorization of, and response to, traumatic experience in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

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Product Description: Cathy Caruth juxtaposes the writings of psychoanalysts, literary and political theorists, and literary authors who write in a century faced by a new kind of history, one that is made up of events that seem to undo, rather than produce, their own remembrance...read more

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9781421411545 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, November 13, 2013, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Cathy Caruth juxtaposes the writings of psychoanalysts, literary and political theorists, and literary authors who write in a century faced by a new kind of history, one that is made up of events that seem to undo, rather than produce, their own remembrance.

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9781421411552 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, November 12, 2013, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Cathy Caruth juxtaposes the writings of psychoanalysts, literary and political theorists, and literary authors who write in a century faced by a new kind of history, one that is made up of events that seem to undo, rather than produce, their own remembrance.

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Product Description: In the prevailing account of English empiricism, Locke conceived of self-understanding as a matter of mere observation, bound closely to the laws of physical perception. English Romantic poets and German critical philosophers challenged Locke's conception, arguing that it failed to account adequately for the power of thought to turn upon itself―to detach itself from the laws of the physical world...read more

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9780801840807 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, March 1, 1991, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: In the prevailing account of English empiricism, Locke conceived of self-understanding as a matter of mere observation, bound closely to the laws of physical perception.

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9780801892691 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, August 27, 2009, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In the prevailing account of English empiricism, Locke conceived of self-understanding as a matter of mere observation, bound closely to the laws of physical perception.

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Product Description: "If Freud turns to literature to describe traumatic experience, it is because literature, like psychoanalysis, is interested in the complex relation between knowing and not knowing, and it is at this specific point at which knowing and not knowing intersect that the psychoanalytic theory of traumatic experience and the language of literature meet...read more

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9780801852466 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, March 1, 1996, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: "If Freud turns to literature to describe traumatic experience, it is because literature, like psychoanalysis, is interested in the complex relation between knowing and not knowing, and it is at this specific point at which knowing and not knowing intersect that the psychoanalytic theory of traumatic experience and the language of literature meet.

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9780801852473 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, June 11, 1996, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: "If Freud turns to literature to describe traumatic experience, it is because literature, like psychoanalysis, is interested in the complex relation between knowing and not knowing, and it is at this specific point at which knowing and not knowing intersect that the psychoanalytic theory of traumatic experience and the language of literature meet.

Product Description: Because traumatic events are unbearable in their horror and intensity, they often exist as memories that are not immediately recognizable as truth. Such experiences are best understood not only through the straightforward acquisition of facts but through a process of discovering where and why conscious understanding and memory fail...read more

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9780801850097 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Because traumatic events are unbearable in their horror and intensity, they often exist as memories that are not immediately recognizable as truth.

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9780801850073 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, May 24, 1995, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Because traumatic events are unbearable in their horror and intensity, they often exist as memories that are not immediately recognizable as truth.

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Product Description: Critical Encounters addresses a central and long-standing concern in literary criticism and theory: What is the relation between literature and reality, or language and experience? The questions raised by poststructuralist criticism, and particularly deconstruction, concerning the establishment of reference, appear to many readers to involve a dangerous denial of any link between texts and reality: the possibility that reference is indirect seems to mean that we have no reliable access to experience or to history and, therefore, no basis for political action or ethical decision...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Cathy Caruth and Deborah Esch (editor)

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9780813520858 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 1, 1995, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Critical Encounters addresses a central and long-standing concern in literary criticism and theory: What is the relation between literature and reality, or language and experience?

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9780813520865 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 1, 1995, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Critical Encounters addresses a central and long-standing concern in literary criticism and theory: What is the relation between literature and reality, or language and experience?

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