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Product Description: Adored by many, appalling to some, baffling still to others, few authors defy any single critical narrative to the confounding extent that James Baldwin manages. Was he a black or queer writer? Was he a religious or secular writer? Was he a spokesman for the civil rights movement or a champion of the individual? His critics, as disparate as his readership, endlessly wrestle with paradoxes, not just in his work but also in the life of a man who described himself as "all those strangers called Jimmy Baldwin" and who declared that "all theories are suspect...read more

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9780199384150 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 1, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Adored by many, appalling to some, baffling still to others, few authors defy any single critical narrative to the confounding extent that James Baldwin manages.

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9780440202608, titled "Diamond Fire" | Dell Pub Co, March 1, 1989, cover price $3.95 | also contains Diamond Fire

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9780071541442, titled "Psychology" | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, July 1, 1999), cover price $83.10 | also contains Psychology

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9781401016586 | Xlibris Corp, November 1, 2001, cover price $26.99

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9781401016593 | Xlibris Corp, November 1, 2001, cover price $36.99

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9780070429949, titled "Classroom Teaching Skills" | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, August 1, 1997), cover price $51.15 | also contains Classroom Teaching Skills

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Product Description: Twenty years after Tony Kushner's influential Angels in America seemed to declare a revitalized potency for the popular political play, there is a "No Politics" prejudice undermining US production and writing. This book explores the largely unrecognized cultural patterns that discourage political playwriting on the contemporary American stage...read more

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9781137437051 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 6, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Twenty years after Tony Kushner's influential Angels in America seemed to declare a revitalized potency for the popular political play, there is a "No Politics" prejudice undermining US production and writing.

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Product Description: Different as they were as poets, Wallace Stevens, E. E. Cummings, Robert Frost, and Williams Carlos Williams grappled with the highly charged literary politics of the 1930s in comparable ways. As other writers moved sharply to the Left, and as leftist critics promulgated a proletarian aesthetics, these modernist poets keenly felt the pressure of the times and politicized literary scene...read more

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9780817317133 | Univ of Alabama Pr, January 20, 2011, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Different as they were as poets, Wallace Stevens, E.

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Product Description: Reading across the disciplines of the mid-century university, this book argues that the political shift in postwar America from consensus liberalism to New Left radicalism entailed as many continuities as ruptures. Both Cold War liberals and radicals understood the university as a privileged site for "doing politics," and both exiled homosexuality from the political ideals each group favored...read more

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9780804784405 | Stanford Univ Pr, June 19, 2013, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Reading across the disciplines of the mid-century university, this book argues that the political shift in postwar America from consensus liberalism to New Left radicalism entailed as many continuities as ruptures.

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9780804784412 | Stanford Univ Pr, June 19, 2013, cover price $24.95

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Using a comprehensive model of teaching that includes planning, implementation, and evaluation, offers a teaching skills text for instruction at all grade levels and in all subject areas.

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9780073525815 | 6 edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, May 5, 2006), cover price $110.45 | About this edition: Using a comprehensive model of teaching that includes planning, implementation, and evaluation, offers a teaching skills text for instruction at all grade levels and in all subject areas.
9780070429949 | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, August 1, 1997), cover price $51.15 | also contains American Fictions: 1980-2000 : Whose America Is It Anyway?
9780070429222 | 3rd edition (McGraw-Hill College, February 1, 1995), cover price $45.05 | also contains The Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms
9780070429178 | 2nd edition (McGraw-Hill College, September 1, 1991), cover price $43.50 | also contains The ABC's of ABC Ware

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Product Description: While these authors' political inclinations are well known and much discussed, previous studies have failed to adequately analyse the surrounding political circumstances that informed the specific utopian aspirations in each writer's works...read more

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9780773538115 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, July 25, 2011, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: While these authors' political inclinations are well known and much discussed, previous studies have failed to adequately analyse the surrounding political circumstances that informed the specific utopian aspirations in each writer's works.

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Product Description: Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. ; 372 pages; Description: xii, 372 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Subjects: Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 --Political and social views...read more

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9780670303915 | Viking Pr, March 30, 1976, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw.

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Product Description: Hip Figures dramatically alters our understanding of the postwar American novel by showing how it mobilized fantasies of black style on behalf of the Democratic Party. Fascinated by jazz, rhythm and blues, and rock and roll, novelists such as Norman Mailer, Ralph Ellison, John Updike, and Joan Didion turned to hip culture to negotiate the voter realignments then reshaping national politics...read more

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9780804776349 | Stanford Univ Pr, June 20, 2012, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Hip Figures dramatically alters our understanding of the postwar American novel by showing how it mobilized fantasies of black style on behalf of the Democratic Party.

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9780804776356 | Stanford Univ Pr, June 20, 2012, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: The end of George W. Bush's imperial presidency means that the wreckage of the republic's political ideals is now subject to a vigorous reassessment. In essays by five senior scholars, major works of American literature and film are analyzed in the context of a larger set of arguments about American injustice at home and across the empire...read more
By Peter Swirski (editor)

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9780773536036 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The end of George W.

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9780773536333 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $24.95

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9780231152709 | 1 edition (Columbia Univ Pr, April 8, 2014), cover price $35.00

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9780231152716 | Columbia Univ Pr, December 22, 2015, cover price $25.00

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Product Description: Though he was a recipient of both the Pulitzer Prize and the Nobel Prize for Literature, American novelist John Steinbeck (1902–1968) has frequently been censored. Even in the twenty-first century, nearly ninety years after his work first appeared in print, Steinbeck's novels, stories, and plays still generate controversy: his 1937 book Of Mice and Men was banned in some Mississippi schools in 2002, and as recently as 2009, he made the American Library Association's annual list of most frequently challenged authors...read more
By Simon Stow (editor)

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9780813142029 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, May 29, 2013, cover price $40.00

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9780813147390 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Kentucky, June 16, 2014), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Though he was a recipient of both the Pulitzer Prize and the Nobel Prize for Literature, American novelist John Steinbeck (1902–1968) has frequently been censored.

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By Lee Trepanier (editor)

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9780813141855 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, July 16, 2013, cover price $40.00

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9780813147413 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Kentucky, June 23, 2014), cover price $28.00

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Product Description: The Problem of the Future World is a compelling reassessment of the later writings of the iconic African American activist and intellectual W. E. B. Du Bois. As Eric Porter points out, despite the outpouring of scholarship devoted to Du Bois, the broad range of writing he produced during the 1940s and early 1950s has not been thoroughly examined in its historical context, nor has sufficient attention been paid to the theoretical interventions he made during those years...read more

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9780822348122 | Duke Univ Pr, October 11, 2010, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: The Problem of the Future World is a compelling reassessment of the later writings of the iconic African American activist and intellectual W.

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Product Description: Instructor Required Material This COMPLETE textbook includes not only the hardcover copy textbook new, but also contains the Online Edition. This is a complete interactive study guide with quizzing functionality that reports to the instructor...read more

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9780074111758 | 5 pck har/ edition (McCollum, Risley & Assocs, June 30, 2002), cover price $130.85
9780072546828 | 5th bk&cdr edition (McGraw-Hill College, December 1, 2001), cover price $108.65
9780071121576 | 5th edition (McGraw-Hill, July 1, 2001), cover price $22.01
9780071541442 | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, July 1, 1999), cover price $83.10 | also contains American Fictions 1980-2000: Whose America Is It Anyway
9780074509074 | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, December 1, 1998), cover price $20.95
5 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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9780072450606 | 5 signed edition (McGraw-Hill College, July 1, 2001), cover price $44.05
9780072332346 | 4 pck edition (McGraw-Hill College, December 1, 1999), cover price $77.40
9780697252852 | 4th edition (William C Brown Pub, October 1, 1997), cover price $84.15
9780697150622 | 3 sub edition (William C Brown Pub, January 1, 1995), cover price $66.05

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Product Description: Since the publication of Tropic of Cancer in 1934, Henry Miller has been the target of critics from all sides. A Self-Made Surrealist sets out to provide a view of Miller different from both earlier vindications of him as sexual liberator and prophet and more contemporary feminist critiques of him as pornographer and male chauvinist...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781571131331 | Camden House, January 1, 2000, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Since the publication of Tropic of Cancer in 1934, Henry Miller has been the target of critics from all sides.

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Product Description: An indispensable collection of one of America’s most outspoken and original critics of the second half of the twentieth century Man of letters, political critic, public intellectual, Irving Howe was one of America’s most exemplary and embattled writers...read more
By Morris Dickstein (foreword by)

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9780300203660 | Yale Univ Pr, October 28, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: An indispensable collection of one of America’s most outspoken and original critics of the second half of the twentieth century Man of letters, political critic, public intellectual, Irving Howe was one of America’s most exemplary and embattled writers.

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Product Description: By what aesthetic practice might post-politics be disrupted? Now is a moment that many believe has become post-racial, post- national, post-queer, and post-feminist. This belief is reaffirmed by recent events in the politics of diminished expectations, especially in the United States...read more

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9781783480586 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 26, 2014, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: By what aesthetic practice might post-politics be disrupted?

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9781783480593 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 12, 2014, cover price $34.95

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