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Author Freedman, Jonathan, 1954-

Title The temple of culture : assimilation and anti-Semitism in literary Anglo-America / Jonathan Freedman
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 264 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction; ONE: The Jew in the Museum; TWO: The Temple of Culture and the Market for Letters: The Jew and the Way We Write Now; THREE: The Mania of the Middlebrow: Trilby, the Jew, and the Middlebrow Imaginary; FOUR: Henry James and the Discourses of Anti-Semitism; FIVE: Henry James among the Jews; Coda: Beyond the Battle of the Blooms; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Summary Erik Erikson (1902-1994) was one of the most eminent and prolific psychologists of the 20th century. Over his long career he published a dozen books, including classics such as Childhood and Society; Identity, Youth, and Crisis; and Young Man Luther . He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in 1970 for his biography Gandhi's Truth. It was also in 1970, when he retired from Harvard University, that Erikson began to rethink his earlier theories of development. He became increasingly occupied with the conflicts and challenges of adulthood--a shift from his earlier writings o
Analysis Samfundsvidenskab Sociologi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-255) and index
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Subject James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Criticism and interpretation.
American literature -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
Antisemitism in literature.
Antisemitism -- English-speaking countries.
English literature -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- England.
Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- United States.
Jews -- England -- Intellectual life.
Jews -- English-speaking countries.
Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Judaism and literature -- English-speaking countries.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0195131576 (acid-free paper)
0195351223 (electronic bk.)
9780195131574 (acid-free paper)
9780195351224 (electronic bk.)