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Product Description: What are the theoretical parameters that produce the category public intellectual? By pondering the conceptual elements that inform the term, this book offers not just a political critique, but a sense of the new challenges its meanings present...read more
By Peter Hitchcock (editor)

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9781137585752 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 30, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: What are the theoretical parameters that produce the category public intellectual?

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Product Description: The modernist movement, in literature as well as in criticism, provides a very instructive case of iconoclastic canon-change and subsequent canon-formation, and modern British literary criticism has been remarkably canon-forming in its basic tendency...read more

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9781433121425 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 30, 2012, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: The modernist movement, in literature as well as in criticism, provides a very instructive case of iconoclastic canon-change and subsequent canon-formation, and modern British literary criticism has been remarkably canon-forming in its basic tendency.

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9781433132278 | Reprint edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, September 23, 2015), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: The modernist movement, in literature as well as in criticism, provides a very instructive case of iconoclastic canon-change and subsequent canon-formation, and modern British literary criticism has been remarkably canon-forming in its basic tendency.

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Product Description: Post-Orientalism is a sustained record of Hamid Dabashi’s reflections over many years on the question of authority and power. Who gets to represent whom and by what authority? Dabashi’s work picks up where Edward Said’s Orientalism left off...read more

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9781412808729 | Transaction Pub, November 30, 2008, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: This book is a sustained record of Hamid Dabashi's reflections over many years on the question of authority and the power to represent.

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9781412855808 | 1 edition (Transaction Pub, September 1, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Post-Orientalism is a sustained record of Hamid Dabashi’s reflections over many years on the question of authority and power.

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9780804792363 | Stanford Univ Pr, December 10, 2014, cover price $105.00

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9780804793438 | Stanford Univ Pr, December 10, 2014, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: This ground-breaking volume is a follow-up to Intellectuals and Their Publics. In contrast to the earlier book, which was mainly concerned with the activity of intellectuals and how it relates to the public, this volume analyses what happens when sociology and sociologists engage with or serve various publics...read more
By Andreas Hess (editor)

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9781409434580 | Ashgate Pub Co, January 28, 2014, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This ground-breaking volume is a follow-up to Intellectuals and Their Publics.

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The influence of intellectuals is not only greater than in previous eras but also takes a very different form from that envisioned by those like Machiavelli and others who have wanted to directly influence rulers. It has not been by shaping the opinions or directing the actions of the holders of power that modern intellectuals have most influenced the course of events, but by shaping public opinion in ways that affect the actions of power holders in democratic societies, whether or not those power holders accept the general vision or the particular policies favored by intellectuals. Even government leaders with disdain or contempt for intellectuals have had to bend to the climate of opinion shaped by those intellectuals.Intellectuals and Society not only examines the track record of intellectuals in the things they have advocated but also analyzes the incentives and constraints under which their views and visions have emerged. One of the most surprising aspects of this s

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9780465019489 | Basic Books, January 5, 2010, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The influence of intellectuals is not only greater than in previous eras but also takes a very different form from that envisioned by those like Machiavelli and others who have wanted to directly influence rulers.

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9780465025220 | Enl rev edition (Basic Books, March 6, 2012), cover price $19.99

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9781441715654 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 5, 2010), cover price $39.95
9781441715661 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 5, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This is a book about intellectuals written for the lay person.

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Product Description: In this urgent and passionate book, Frank Furedi explains the essential contribution of intellectuals both to culture and to democracy - and why we need to recreate a public sphere in which intellectuals and the general public can talk to each other again.

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9780826490964 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 9, 2006), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In this urgent and passionate book, Frank Furedi explains the essential contribution of intellectuals both to culture and to democracy - and why we need to recreate a public sphere in which intellectuals and the general public can talk to each other again.

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