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American Literature (2005) 77 (2): 430–432.
Published: 01 June 2005
.... Philippon. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2004. xv, 373 pp. $39.95. Both of these books answer recent critiques of ecocriticism’s supposed under- theorization. Theory takes a different place, however, in each one: exoskeletal, so to speak, in Andrew McMurry’s Environmental Renaissance, endoskeletal...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 204–205.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Scott Andrews By Elvira Pulitano. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2003. x, 233 pp.$50.00. By Paul Pasquaretta. Tucson: Univ. of Arizona Press. 2003. xviii, 202 pp.$40.00. 2005 204 American Literature Toward a Native American Critical Theory. By Elvira Pulitano. Lincoln: Univ...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (4): 869–872.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Matthew G. Kirschenbaum 2005 The Fluid Text: A Theory of Revisioning and Editing for Book and Screen . By John Bryant. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press. 2002. x, 198 pp. Cloth, $55.50; paper, $20.95; Digital Poetics: The Making of E-Poetries . By Loss Pequeño Glazier. Tuscaloosa...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 656–657.
Published: 01 September 2001
... and Thoreau—provocative (from the Latin provocare, to call forth). He explicates the theories of a host of im- portant, obscure, and bizarre philologists and invites fresh readings not only of the transcendentalists but also of Irving, Cooper, Andrews Norton, Horace Bushnell, Poe, Hawthorne, Melville...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 890–891.
Published: 01 December 2001
... succeeded in imbuing them with a confidence and energy often undermined by, for example, Coleridgean dejection. For the most part eschewing any dealings with fashionable cultural theory, Gravil calls his model of literary history ‘‘dialogic a cross-fertilizing relationship whose potential was invented...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 656–658.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of transatlantic culture. Matt Cohen, Duke University John David Miles, Duke University American Literary Realism, Critical Theory, and Intellectual Prestige, 1880–1995. By Phillip...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 200–201.
Published: 01 March 2000
... States became more multicultural in actuality. Wertheimer’s study pertinently brings the languages of postcolonial and border theory, as well as Lacanian and Andersonian conceptions of national...
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Published: 01 March 2022
Figure 1 From a game theory textbook (Karlin and Peres 2017 : 5), an illustration of a match containing an unstable pair. The Gale-Shapley algorithm (Gale and Shapley 1962 ) guarantees the existence of a stable matching (i.e., one containing no unstable pairs). In this case, an unstable pair More
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American Literature (2007) 79 (2): 415–417.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Martha Nell Smith Duke University Press 2007 Dickinson's Misery: A Theory of Lyric Reading . By Virginia Jackson. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2005. xvii, 298 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $19.95. Measures of Possibility: Emily Dickinson's Manuscripts . By Domhnall...
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American Literature (2022) 94 (1): 103–131.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Figure 1 From a game theory textbook (Karlin and Peres 2017 : 5), an illustration of a match containing an unstable pair. The Gale-Shapley algorithm (Gale and Shapley 1962 ) guarantees the existence of a stable matching (i.e., one containing no unstable pairs). In this case, an unstable pair...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (2): 443–447.
Published: 01 June 2010
...: Modernism and After . By Charles Altieri. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell. 2006. xi, 245 pp. Cloth, $89.95; paper, $39.95. From Modernism to Postmodernism: American Poetry and Theory in the Twentieth Century . By Jennifer Ashton. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2006. x, 201 pp. Cloth, $85.00...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 613–615.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Augusta Rohrbach Duke University Press 2006 “A Hideous Monster of the Mind”: American Race Theory in the Early Republic . By Bruce Dain. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2002. x, 321 pp. $29.95. “Miscegenation”: Making Race in America . By Elise Lemire. Philadelphia: Univ...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 655–657.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Celeste Langan Duke University Press 2006 Animal Rites: American Culture, the Discourse of Species, and Posthumanist Theory . By Cary Wolfe. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2003. xv, 237 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $20.00. Bending over Backwards: Disability, Dismodernism...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (3): 677–679.
Published: 01 September 2012
...David M. Higgins Do Metaphors Dream of Literal Sleep? A Science-Fictional Theory of Representation . By Chu Seo-Young . Cambridge : Harvard Univ. Press . 2010 . 306 pp. $39.95 . The Seven Beauties of Science Fiction . By Csicsery-Ronay Istvan Jr. Middletown, CT...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2015
... in the United States, 1860–1945. By Victoria Olwell. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2011. 288 pp. Cloth, $59.95; e-book, $59.95. Liberty of the Imagination: Aesthetic Theory, Literary Form, and Politics in the Early United States. By Edward Cahill. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (4): 843–845.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Michael Lundblad © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Coming into Contact: Explorations in Ecocritical Theory and Practice . Ed. Annie Merrill Ingram, Ian Marshall, Daniel J. Philippon, and Adam W. Sweeting. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2007. ix, 278 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Paul Grimstad © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Formalism, Experience, and the Making of American Literature in the Nineteenth Century . By Theo Davis. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2007. vi, 203 pp. $85.00. One True Theory and the Quest for an American Aesthetic...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 863–866.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Imagination, 1850–2000 . By Eric Bulson. New York: Routledge. 2007. xi, 176 pp. $95.00. Postwestern Cultures: Literature, Theory, Space . Ed. Susan Kollin. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2007. xix, 267 pp. Cloth, $35.00; paper, $19.95. Second Arrivals: Landscape and Belonging...
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Published: 01 March 2021
Figure 1 Illustration of Petrus Camper’s theory of facial angles for drawing skulls and heads of monkeys, orangutans, Central Asians, and Angolan Africans. Engraved by Thomas Kirk c. 1794. Printed in The Works of the late Professor Camper, on the connexion between the science of anatomy More
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American Literature (2014) 86 (4): 713–736.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Psychometric geology suspends itself between materialism and vitalism in an effort to develop a theory, at once practical and ethical, of interobjectivity. A certain attunement, at once intellectual and intuitive, to the geological past would, according to the Dentons, lay the foundations for a vitalized...