Visions of global America and the future of critical reading

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Badiou, Alain -- Criticism and interpretation, Emerson, Ralph Waldo, -- 1803-1882 -- Criticism and interpretation, James, Henry, -- 1843-1916 -- Criticism and interpretation, Baldwin, James, -- 1924-1987 -- Criticism and interpretation, Purdy, James -- Criticism and interpretation, Criticism -- United States, American literature -- History and criticism,
StatementDaniel T. O"Hara.
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LC ClassificationsPS55 .O37 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL23392121M
ISBN 139780814211045, 9780814292020
LC Control Number2009020642

Visions of Global America and the Future of Critical Reading by Daniel T. O’Hara traces the origin of this global approach to Emerson. But it also demonstrates another, tragic tradition of vision from Henry James that counters the Emersonian global imagination Cited by: 1.

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