search for books and compare prices
Karl Kroeber has written 17 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
displaying 1 to 17 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9780691647333 Cover for 9780691620589 Cover for 9780803227576 Cover for 9781405115414 Cover for 9781405115421 Cover for 9781403972798 Cover for 9780520246935 Cover for 9780803227378 Cover for 9780803277854 Cover for 9780231100281 Cover for 9780231100298 Cover for 9780822314592 Cover for 9780822314875 Cover for 9780813520094 Cover for 9780813520100 Cover for 9780813517650 Cover for 9780520054844 Cover for 9780299032302 Cover for 9780299022440
cover image for 9780691647333
Product Description: With the aid of new analytic techniques, including the computer, Karl Kroeber examines the fictional styles of three consecutive English novelists, presenting an objective and systematic comparison of the stylistic coherence of their work...read more

Hardcover:

9780691647333, titled "Styles in Fictional Structure: Studies in the Art of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot" | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $104.95 | About this edition: With the aid of new analytic techniques, including the computer, Karl Kroeber examines the fictional styles of three consecutive English novelists, presenting an objective and systematic comparison of the stylistic coherence of their work.

cover image for 9780691620589
Product Description: With the aid of new analytic techniques, including the computer, Karl Kroeber examines the fictional styles of three consecutive English novelists, presenting an objective and systematic comparison of the stylistic coherence of their work...read more
By Karl Kroeber (editor)

Paperback:

9780691620589 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 8, 2015, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: With the aid of new analytic techniques, including the computer, Karl Kroeber examines the fictional styles of three consecutive English novelists, presenting an objective and systematic comparison of the stylistic coherence of their work.

cover image for 9780803227576
Product Description: Ishi in Three Centuries brings together a range of insightful and unsettling perspectives and the latest research to enrich and personalize our understanding of one of the most famous Native Americans of the modern era—Ishi, the last Yahi...read more
By Clifton Kroeber (editor) and Karl Kroeber (editor)

Hardcover:

9780803227576 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, April 1, 2003, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Ishi in Three Centuries brings together a range of insightful and unsettling perspectives and the latest research to enrich and personalize our understanding of one of the most famous Native Americans of the modern era—Ishi, the last Yahi.

The myths and legends in this book have been selected both for their excellence as stories and because they illustrate the distinctive nature of Native American storytelling. A collection of Native American myths and legends. Selected for their excellence as stories, and because they illustrate the distinctive nature of Native American storytelling. Drawn from the oral traditions of all major areas of aboriginal North America. Reveals the highly practical functions of myths and legends in Native American societies. Illustrates American Indians’ profound engagement with their natural environment. Edited by an outstanding interpreter of Native American oral stories.

Hardcover:

9781405115414 | Blackwell Pub, September 3, 2004, cover price $121.95 | About this edition: The myths and legends in this book have been selected both for their excellence as stories and because they illustrate the distinctive nature of Native American storytelling.

Paperback:

9781405115421 | Blackwell Pub, September 1, 2004, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The myths and legends in this book have been selected both for their excellence as stories and because they illustrate the distinctive nature of Native American storytelling.

Miscellaneous:

9780470777169 | Blackwell Pub, April 15, 2008, cover price $94.95

Miscellaneous:

9780470776391 | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 25, 2008), cover price $110.00

cover image for 9781403972798
Product Description: This study provides the first detailed contrast between the experiences of reading a novel and watching a movie. Kroeber shows how fiction evokes morally inflected imagining, and how movies reveal through magnification of human movements and expression subjective effects of complex social changes...read more

Hardcover:

9781403972798 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 13, 2006, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This study provides the first detailed contrast between the experiences of reading a novel and watching a movie.

cover image for 9780520246935
Product Description: Nine tales, selected and retold here by anthropologist and author Theodora Kroeber for the adult general-interest reader. The new foreword by her son, Karl Kroeber, provides context about the author's methods and describes his own personal connection to the stories themselves.
By Karl Kroeber (foreword by) and Theodora Kroeber

Paperback:

9780520246935 | 2 edition (Univ of California Pr, November 30, 2005), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Nine tales, selected and retold here by anthropologist and author Theodora Kroeber for the adult general-interest reader.

cover image for 9780803227378
Product Description: This challenging study analyzes nearly forty superb stories, from mythic narratives predating Columbus to contemporary American Indian fiction, representing every traditional Native American culture area. Developing recent ethnopoetic scholarship and drawing on the critical ideas of Mikhail Bakhtin and Pierre Bourdieu, Karl Kroeber reveals how preconceptions deriving from our hypervisual, print-dominated culture distort our understanding of essential functions and forms of oral storytelling...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780803227378 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This challenging study analyzes nearly forty superb stories, from mythic narratives predating Columbus to contemporary American Indian fiction, representing every traditional Native American culture area.

Paperback:

9780803277854 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This challenging study analyzes nearly forty superb stories, from mythic narratives predating Columbus to contemporary American Indian fiction, representing every traditional Native American culture area.

Product Description: In American Indian societies, storytelling and speech-making are invested with special significance, crafted to reveal central psychological and social values, tensions, and ambi-guities. As Karl Kroeber notes, "It is our scholarship, not Indian storytelling, that is primitive, undeveloped...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Karl Kroeber (editor)

Hardcover:

9780803227330 | 2 sub edition (Univ of Nebraska Pr, April 1, 1997), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In American Indian societies, storytelling and speech-making are invested with special significance, crafted to reveal central psychological and social values, tensions, and ambi-guities.

cover image for 9780231100281
Product Description: This treatise argues that literary criticism must re-establish connections to a wide range of social activities. It sets out a new type of criticism, called ecological literary criticism, which aims to make humanistic studies more socially responsible.

Hardcover:

9780231100281 | Columbia Univ Pr, November 1, 1994, cover price $87.00 | About this edition: This treatise argues that literary criticism must re-establish connections to a wide range of social activities.

Paperback:

9780231100298 | Columbia Univ Pr, November 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: -- Choice

cover image for 9780822314592
Product Description: This collection celebrates the resurgence of Native Americans within the cultural landscape of the United States. During the past quarter century, the Native American population in the United States has seen an astonishing demographic growth reaching beyond all biological probability as increasing numbers of Americans desire to admit or to claim Native American ancestry...read more
By Karl Kroeber (editor)

Hardcover:

9780822314592 | Duke Univ Pr, July 1, 1994, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: This collection celebrates the resurgence of Native Americans within the cultural landscape of the United States.

Paperback:

9780822314875 | Duke Univ Pr, February 1, 1994, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: This collection celebrates the resurgence of Native Americans within the cultural landscape of the United States.

cover image for 9780813520094
Product Description: .
By Karl Kroeber and Gene W. Ruoff (editor)

Hardcover:

9780813520094 | Rutgers Univ Pr, December 1, 1993, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: .

Paperback:

9780813520100 | Rutgers Univ Pr, December 1, 1993, cover price $34.95

cover image for 9780813517650
Product Description: "In this passionate, erudite, and far-ranging book, Kroeber renews for our multi-cultural age a fundamental argument: the stories we tell, hear, read, and see make a difference to the lives we read."--Jonathan Arac, University of PittsburghIn this highly readable and thoroughly original book, Karl Kroeber questions the assumptions about storytelling we have inherited from the exponents of modernism and postmodernism...read more

Hardcover:

9780813517650 | Rutgers Univ Pr, March 1, 1992, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: "In this passionate, erudite, and far-ranging book, Kroeber renews for our multi-cultural age a fundamental argument: the stories we tell, hear, read, and see make a difference to the lives we read.

Product Description: An 'as new' hardbound. Not ex-library book. Indexed. 188 ppl. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fantasy; ISBN: 0300042418. ISBN/EAN: 9780300042412. Inventory No: 008878.

Hardcover:

9780300042412 | Yale Univ Pr, October 1, 1988, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: An 'as new' hardbound.

cover image for 9780520054844

Hardcover:

9780520054844 | Univ of California Pr, October 1, 1986, cover price $45.00

cover image for 9780299032302
Product Description: Hardback book (no dust jacket) titled ARTIFICE OF REALITY by Karl Kroeber. (ULTV)

Hardcover:

9780299032302 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, June 1, 1984, cover price $22.75 | also contains Entwicklungsstorungen Bei Kindern: Medizinisches Grundwissen Fur Padagogische Und Therapeutische Berufe | About this edition: Hardback book (no dust jacket) titled ARTIFICE OF REALITY by Karl Kroeber.

cover image for 9780299022440

Paperback:

9780299022440 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, June 1, 1960, cover price $10.95 | also contains James Joyce: A New Biography

displaying 1 to 17 | at end