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Product Description: For two decades Bruce Robbins has been a theorist of and participant in the movement for a "new cosmopolitanism," an appreciation of the varieties of multiple belonging that emerge as peoples and cultures interact. In Perpetual War he takes stock of this movement, rethinking his own commitment and reflecting on the responsibilities of American intellectuals today...read more

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9780822351986 | Duke Univ Pr, May 28, 2012, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: For two decades Bruce Robbins has been a theorist of and participant in the movement for a "new cosmopolitanism," an appreciation of the varieties of multiple belonging that emerge as peoples and cultures interact.

Paperback:

9780822352099 | Duke Univ Pr, May 28, 2012, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: For two decades Bruce Robbins has been a theorist of and participant in the movement for a "new cosmopolitanism," an appreciation of the varieties of multiple belonging that emerge as peoples and cultures interact.

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Product Description: In this collection of essays, leading cultural theorists consider the meaning and implications of world-scale humanist scholarship by engaging with Immanuel Wallerstein’s world-systems analysis. The renowned sociologist developed his influential critical framework to explain the historical and continuing exploitation of the rest of the world by the West...read more
By David Palumbo-Liu (editor), Bruce Robbins (editor) and Nirvana Tanoukhi (editor)

Hardcover:

9780822348344 | Duke Univ Pr, January 28, 2011, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: In this collection of essays, leading cultural theorists consider the meaning and implications of world-scale humanist scholarship by engaging with Immanuel Wallerstein’s world-systems analysis.

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9780822348481 | Duke Univ Pr, February 18, 2011, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In this collection of essays, leading cultural theorists consider the meaning and implications of world-scale humanist scholarship by engaging with Immanuel Wallerstein’s world-systems analysis.

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Product Description: "We, the readers and students of literature, have been hijacked. The literary critics, our teachers, those assassins of culture, have put us up against the wall and held us captive." So begins Jonah Raskin’s The Mythology of Imperialism...read more
By Bruce Robbins (foreword by)

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9781583671870 | New edition (Monthly Review Pr, August 1, 2009), cover price $79.00 | About this edition: "We, the readers and students of literature, have been hijacked.

Paperback:

9781583671863 | New edition (Monthly Review Pr, August 1, 2009), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "We, the readers and students of literature, have been hijacked.

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Product Description: We think we know what upward mobility stories are about--virtuous striving justly rewarded, or unprincipled social climbing regrettably unpunished. Either way, these stories seem obviously concerned with the self-making of self-reliant individuals rather than with any collective interest...read more

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9780691049878 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 2, 2007, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: We think we know what upward mobility stories are about--virtuous striving justly rewarded, or unprincipled social climbing regrettably unpunished.

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9780691146638, titled "Upward Mobility and the Common Good: Toward a Literary History of the Welfare State" | Princeton Univ Pr, December 21, 2009, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: We think we know what upward mobility stories are about--virtuous striving justly rewarded, or unprincipled social climbing regrettably unpunished.

Miscellaneous:

9781400827657, titled "Upward Mobility and the Common Good: Toward a Literary History of the Welfare State" | Princeton Univ Pr, September 2, 2008, cover price $27.95

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Product Description: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Compact Edition, presents a fresh and diverse range of the world’s great literature in a single volume that  links past and present, East and West, and literary and cultural contexts. Featuring major works by literary masters from the ancient world through the twentieth century, this concise anthology combines comprehensive coverage of key works of the Western literary tradition and the best core, enduring works of the literatures of China, Japan, India, the Middle East, Africa, and native Americas...read more

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9780321436900 | 1 edition (Longman Pub Group, January 15, 2007), cover price $106.40 | About this edition: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Compact Edition, presents a fresh and diverse range of the world’s great literature in a single volume that  links past and present, East and West, and literary and cultural contexts.

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Product Description: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Volume E offers a fresh and highly teachable presentation of the varieties of world literature from the 19th century.
By April Alliston (contributor), David Damrosch (editor), David L. Pike (contributor), Sheldon Pollock (contributor) and Bruce Robbins

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9780321173065 | 1 edition (Longman Pub Group, February 1, 2004), cover price $55.40 | About this edition: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Volume E offers a fresh and highly teachable presentation of the varieties of world literature from the 19th century.

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Product Description: Is global culture merely a pale and sinister reflection of capitalist globalization? Bruce Robbins responds to this and other questions in Feeling Global, a crucial document on nationalism, culturalism, and the role of intellectuals in the age of globalization...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780814775134 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Is global culture merely a pale and sinister reflection of capitalist globalization?

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9780814775141 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $27.00

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Product Description: Book by Social Text Collective (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Pheng Cheah (editor), Bruce Robbins (editor) and Social Text Collective (corporate author)

Hardcover:

9780816630677 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $68.95 | About this edition: Book by Social Text Collective

Paperback:

9780816630684 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Eminent contributors look at the present and future of cosmopolitanism and its relationship to nationalism.

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Product Description: A work of innovative literary and cultural history, The Servant's Hand examines the representation of servants in nineteenth-century British fiction. Wandering in the margins of these texts that are not about them, servants are visible only as anachronistic appendages to their masters and as functions of traditional narrative form...read more

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9780231059664 | Columbia Univ Pr, February 1, 1986, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: A work of innovative literary and cultural history, The Servant's Hand examines the representation of servants in nineteenth-century British fiction.

Paperback:

9780822313977 | Reprint edition (Duke Univ Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A work of innovative literary and cultural history, The Servant's Hand examines the representation of servants in nineteenth-century British fiction.

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Product Description: During the 1980s, university-based intellectuals came under heavy fire from both radicals and conservatives. They were accused by the former of betraying their public duty as general critics of society, and by the latter of promulgating radical ideologies and corrupting the young...read more

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9780860914303 | Verso Books, August 1, 1993, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: During the 1980s, university-based intellectuals came under heavy fire from both radicals and conservatives.

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9780860916307 | Verso Books, August 1, 1993, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: During the 1980s, university-based intellectuals came under heavy fire from both radicals and conservatives.

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Product Description: In the recent “culture wars” over canon, curriculum, and multiculturalism, enraged voices repeatedly claim that the academy has failed in its duty to “the public.” These cries echo older charges against the schools and the media for failing to produce active, informed citizens and, more recently, against race and gender politics for dividing the body politic against itself...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Bruce Robbins (editor) and Social Text Collective (corporate author)

Hardcover:

9780816621248 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, July 1, 1993, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In the recent “culture wars” over canon, curriculum, and multiculturalism, enraged voices repeatedly claim that the academy has failed in its duty to “the public.

Paperback:

9780816621262 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, May 1, 1993, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In the recent “culture wars” over canon, curriculum, and multiculturalism, enraged voices repeatedly claim that the academy has failed in its duty to “the public.

Book by Robbins, Bruce
By Bruce Robbins (editor)

Hardcover:

9780816618309 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, October 1, 1990, cover price $39.95

Paperback:

9780816618316 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, October 1, 1990, cover price $26.50 | About this edition: Book by Robbins, Bruce

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