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Product Description: This book examines Samuel Beckett's unique lesson in courage in the wake of humanism's postwar crisis--the courage to go on living even after experiencing life as a series of catastrophes.Rabaté, a former president of the Samuel Beckett Society and a leading scholar of modernism, explores the whole range of Beckett's plays, novels, and essays...read more

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9780823270859 | Fordham Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This book examines Samuel Beckett's unique lesson in courage in the wake of humanism's postwar crisis--the courage to go on living even after experiencing life as a series of catastrophes.

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9780823270866 | Fordham Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This book examines Samuel Beckett’s unique lesson in courage in the wake of humanism’s postwar crisis―the courage to go on living even after experiencing life as a series of catastrophes.

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Product Description: Jean-Michel Rabaté uses Nietzsche's image of a “pathos of distance,” the notion that values are created by a few gifted and lofty individuals, as the basis for a wide-ranging investigation into the ethics of the moderns. Revealing overlooked connections between Nietzsche's and Benjamin's ideas of history and ethics, Rabaté provides an original genealogy for modernist thought, moving through figures and moments as varied as Yeats and the birth of Irish Modernism, the ethics of courage in Virginia Woolf, Rilke, Apollinaire, and others in 1910, T...read more

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9781501308000 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 21, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Jean-Michel Rabaté uses Nietzsche's image of a “pathos of distance,” the notion that values are created by a few gifted and lofty individuals, as the basis for a wide-ranging investigation into the ethics of the moderns.

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9781501307997 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 21, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Jean-Michel Rabaté uses Nietzsche's image of a “pathos of distance,” the notion that values are created by a few gifted and lofty individuals, as the basis for a wide-ranging investigation into the ethics of the moderns.

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Product Description: The voice traverses Beckett's work in its entirety, defining its space and its structure. Emanating from an indeterminate source situated outside the narrators and characters, while permeating the very words they utter, it proves to be incessant...read more
By Jean-Michel Rabate (foreword by)

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9783838208893 | Ibidem-Verlag Haunschild/Schoen gbr, April 5, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: The voice traverses Beckett's work in its entirety, defining its space and its structure.

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9783838208695 | Ibidem-Verlag Haunschild/Schoen gbr, April 5, 2016, cover price $44.00 | About this edition: The voice traverses Beckett's work in its entirety, defining its space and its structure.

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Product Description: 1922: Literature, Culture, Politics examines key aspects of culture and history in 1922, a year made famous by the publication of several modernist masterpieces, such as T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land and James Joyce's Ulysses. Individual chapters written by leading scholars offer new contexts for the year's significant works of art, philosophy, politics, and literature...read more
By Jean-Michel Rabate (editor)

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9781107040540 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 31, 2015, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: 1922: Literature, Culture, Politics examines key aspects of culture and history in 1922, a year made famous by the publication of several modernist masterpieces, such as T.

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Product Description: This gathering of eminent thinkers from the sciences and the humanities engages a common theme: In what ways does language—and storytelling in particular—deal with ethics in science, in literature, and in other art forms? Evelyn Fox Keller, Jean-Michel Rabaté, Mieke Bal, and Roald Hoffmann explore ways in which science and rhetoric, politics and fiction, science and storytelling, and ethics and aesthetics are deeply and creatively imbricated with each other, rather than distinct and autonomous...read more

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9781611486438 | Bucknell Univ Pr, December 22, 2014, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This gathering of eminent thinkers from the sciences and the humanities engages a common theme: In what ways does language—and storytelling in particular—deal with ethics in science, in literature, and in other art forms?

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9781611486452 | Bucknell Univ Pr, December 24, 2014, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: This gathering of eminent thinkers from the sciences and the humanities engages a common theme: In what ways does language—and storytelling in particular—deal with ethics in science, in literature, and in other art forms?

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Product Description: This volume is an introduction to the relationship between psychoanalysis and literature. Jean-Michel Rabaté takes Sigmund Freud as his point of departure, studying in detail Freud's integration of literature in the training of psychoanalysts and how literature provided crucial terms for his myriad theories, such as the Oedipus complex...read more

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9781107027589 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 22, 2014, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This volume is an introduction to the relationship between psychoanalysis and literature.

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9781107423916 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 22, 2014, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: This volume is an introduction to the relationship between psychoanalysis and literature.

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Product Description: The decade since the publication of Jean-Michel Rabaté's controversial manifesto The Future of Theory saw important changes in the field. The demise of most of the visible French or German philosophers, who had produced texts that would trigger new debates, then to be processed by Theory, has led to drastic revisions and starker assessments...read more

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9781441146342 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 24, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: The decade since the publication of Jean-Michel Rabaté's controversial manifesto The Future of Theory saw important changes in the field.

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9781441172877 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 24, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The decade since the publication of Jean-Michel Rabaté's controversial manifesto The Future of Theory saw important changes in the field.

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Product Description: Featuring the latest research findings and exploring the fascinating interplay of modernist authors and intellectual luminaries, from Beckett and Kafka to Derrida and Adorno, this bold new collection of essays gives students a deeper grasp of key texts in modernist literature...read more
By Jean-Michel Rabate (editor)

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9780470658734 | Blackwell Pub, May 6, 2013, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Featuring the latest research findings and exploring the fascinating interplay of modernist authors and intellectual luminaries, from Beckett and Kafka to Derrida and Adorno, this bold new collection of essays gives students a deeper grasp of key texts in modernist literature.

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9781119121404 | Reprint edition (Blackwell Pub, December 21, 2015), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Featuring the latest research findings and exploring the fascinating interplay of modernist authors and intellectual luminaries, from Beckett and Kafka to Derrida and Adorno, this bold new collection of essays gives students a deeper grasp of key texts in modernist literature.

In this controversial manifesto, Jean-Michel Rabaté addresses current anxieties about the future of literary and cultural theory and proposes that it still has a crucial role to play.

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9780631230120 | Blackwell Pub, August 9, 2002, cover price $137.95 | About this edition: In this controversial manifesto, Jean-Michel Rabaté addresses current anxieties about the future of literary and cultural theory and proposes that it still has a crucial role to play.

Paperback:

9780631230137 | Blackwell Pub, August 9, 2002, cover price $42.95

Miscellaneous:

9780470779880 | Blackwell Pub, April 15, 2008, cover price $110.95

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Product Description: Pinocchio knows: the unconscious knowledge of the conscious lie.From little white lies to the deepest, darkest ones, it is an accepted fact that we–like the boy who cried wolf–lie very often, at least three times a day. The thesis of this erudite and entertaining book is that lies are structured like paradoxes...read more

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9781590512692, titled "The Ethics of the Lie" | Other Pr Llc, July 8, 2008, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Pinocchio knows: the unconscious knowledge of the conscious lie.

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Product Description: This innovative book puts modernist literature in its cultural, intellectual, and global context, within the framework of the year 1913. Broadens the analysis of canonical texts and artistic events by showing their cultural and global parallels Examines a number of simultaneous artistic, literary, and political endeavours including those of Yeats, Pound, Joyce, Du Bois and Stravinsky Explores Pound's Personae next to Apollinaire's Alcools and Rilke's Spanish Trilogy, Edith Wharton's The Custom of the Country next to Proust's Swann's Way...read more

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9781405151177 | Blackwell Pub, August 3, 2007, cover price $121.95 | About this edition: This innovative book puts modernist literature in its cultural, intellectual, and global context, within the framework of the year 1913.

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9781405161923 | Blackwell Pub, July 6, 2007, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: This innovative book puts modernist literature in its cultural, intellectual, and global context, within the framework of the year 1913.

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Product Description: This exciting new study investigates links between avant-garde art and the aesthetics of crime in order to bridge the gap between high modernism and mass culture, as emblematized by tabloid reports of unsolved crimes. Throughout Jean-Michel Rabate is concerned with two key questions: what is it that we enjoy when we read murder stories? and what has modern art to say about murder? Indeed, Rabate compels us to consider whether art itself is a form of murder...read more

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9781845191115 | Sussex Academic Pr, November 30, 2006, cover price $67.95 | About this edition: This exciting new study investigates links between avant-garde art and the aesthetics of crime in order to bridge the gap between high modernism and mass culture, as emblematized by tabloid reports of unsolved crimes.

Paperback:

9781845191122 | Sussex Academic Pr, November 30, 2006, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This exciting new study investigates links between avant-garde art and the aesthetics of crime in order to bridge the gap between high modernism and mass culture, as emblematized by tabloid reports of unsolved crimes.

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Miscellaneous:

9780971484887 | B&t Database Management/Cip, September 1, 2006, cover price N/A

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Product Description: Palgrave Advances in James Joyce Studies is a comprehensive guide to new critical approaches to Joyce studies. Topics covered include Joyce and Intertextuality, Joyce and Gender, Joyce and Politics, Joyce and Geography, and Joyce and Science...read more
By Jean-Michel Rabate (editor)

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9781403912107 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2004, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Palgrave Advances in James Joyce Studies is a comprehensive guide to new critical approaches to Joyce studies.

Paperback:

9781403912114 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2004, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Palgrave Advances in James Joyce Studies is a comprehensive guide to new critical approaches to Joyce studies.

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Product Description: Jacques Lacan is renowned as a theoretician of psychoanalysis whose work is still influential in many countries. He refashioned psychoanalysis in the name of philosophy and linguistics at a time when it faced certain intellectual decline...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jean-Michel Rabate (editor)

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9780521807449 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 25, 2003, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Jacques Lacan is renowned as a theoretician of psychoanalysis whose work is still influential in many countries.

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9780521002035 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2003, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Jacques Lacan is renowned as a theoretician of psychoanalysis whose work is still influential in many countries.

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Product Description: The second in the Slought Books Contemporary Artists Series, this book joins new and retrospective work by Marjorie Welish with contributions by Kenneth Baker, Norma Cole, Carla Harryman, Gans & Jelacic Architecture and Design, Olivier Gourvil, Ron Janssen, Joseph Masheck, Bob Perelman, Jean-Michel Rabaté, Frances Richard, Osvaldo Romberg, Keith Tuma, Chris Tysh, and Thomas Zummer...read more
By Aaron Levy (editor), Jean-Michel Rabate (editor) and Marjorie Welish (editor)

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9780971484825 | Slought Networks, February 1, 2003, cover price $10.01 | About this edition: The second in the Slought Books Contemporary Artists Series, this book joins new and retrospective work by Marjorie Welish with contributions by Kenneth Baker, Norma Cole, Carla Harryman, Gans & Jelacic Architecture and Design, Olivier Gourvil, Ron Janssen, Joseph Masheck, Bob Perelman, Jean-Michel Rabaté, Frances Richard, Osvaldo Romberg, Keith Tuma, Chris Tysh, and Thomas Zummer.

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Product Description: John Sturrock’s classic explication of Structuralism represents the most succinct and balanced survey available of a major critical movement associated with the thought of such key figures as Lévi-Strauss, Foucault, Barthes, Lacan and Althusser theory...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jean-Michel Rabate (introduced by) and John Sturrock

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9780631232384 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, January 1, 2003), cover price $136.95 | About this edition: John Sturrock’s classic explication of Structuralism represents the most succinct and balanced survey available of a major critical movement associated with the thought of such key figures as Lévi-Strauss, Foucault, Barthes, Lacan and Althusser theory.

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9780631232391 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, January 1, 2003), cover price $50.95 | About this edition: John Sturrock’s classic explication of Structuralism represents the most succinct and balanced survey available of a major critical movement associated with the thought of such key figures as Lévi-Strauss, Foucault, Barthes, Lacan and Althusser theory.

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Product Description: In James Joyce and the Politics of Egoism a leading scholar approaches the entire Joycean canon through the concept of "egoism". This concept, Jean-Michel Rabaté argues, runs throughout Joyce's work, and involves and incorporates its opposite, "hospitality", a term Rabaté understands as meaning an ethical and linguistic opening to "the other"...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780521804257 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $99.99

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9780521009584 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: In James Joyce and the Politics of Egoism a leading scholar approaches the entire Joycean canon through the concept of "egoism".

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Product Description: The French theorist Lacan has always been called a 'literary' theoretician. Here is, for the first time, a complete study of his literary analyses and examples, with an account of the importance of literature in the building of his highly original system of thought...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780333793046 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 1, 2001, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: The French theorist Lacan has always been called a 'literary' theoretician.
9780312238032 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 2000, cover price $55.01 | also contains Globalization, Environmental Health and Social Justice

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9780312238056 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 2000, cover price $22.01 | also contains Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics: An Introduction

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Product Description: The French theorist Lacan has always been called a 'literary' theoretician. Here is, for the first time, a complete study of his literary analyses and examples, with an account of the importance of literature in the building of his highly original system of thought...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780333793053 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 21, 2001, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The French theorist Lacan has always been called a 'literary' theoretician.

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Product Description: This interdisciplinary compilation of essays is a welcome tonic for the “jet lag” or cultural gap between Lacanian discourse's warm reception in Latin countries and the resistance Lacanian clinical applications have met with in the Anglophone world...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jean-Michel Rabate (editor)

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9781892746634 | Other Pr Llc, September 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This interdisciplinary compilation of essays is a welcome tonic for the “jet lag” or cultural gap between Lacanian discourse's warm reception in Latin countries and the resistance Lacanian clinical applications have met with in the Anglophone world.

In the final stages of his career, Roland Barthes abandoned his long-standing suspicion of photographic representation to write Camera Lucida, at once an elegy to his dead mother and a treatise on photography. In Writing the Image After Roland Barthes, Jean-Michel Rabaté and nineteen contributors examine the import of Barthes's shifting positions on photography and visual representation and the impact of his work on current developments in cultural studies and theories of the media and popular culture.
By Jean-Michel Rabate (editor)

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9780812233698 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, August 1, 1997, cover price $42.50

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9780812215960 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, August 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In the final stages of his career, Roland Barthes abandoned his long-standing suspicion of photographic representation to write Camera Lucida, at once an elegy to his dead mother and a treatise on photography.

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Product Description: "Rabaté's strength is that he does not treat modernism as a monolith. The study's originality is in its close examination of several 'key' themes in several 'key' texts, almost all of which he reads autobiographically. . . . It is the pattern of these themes as well as the psychoanalytic method that holds these essays together...read more

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9780813014401 | Univ Pr of Florida, June 1, 1996, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: "Rabaté's strength is that he does not treat modernism as a monolith.

By Jean-Michel Rabate (editor)

Hardcover:

9783050023700 | Reprint edition (Walter De Gruyter Inc, January 1, 1993), cover price $154.00

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9780312053611 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 1, 1991, cover price $39.95

Paperback:

9781349214303 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $39.95

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