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Author Heinzelman, Kurt.

Title The economics of the imagination / Kurt Heinzelman
Published Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [1980]


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 W'PONDS  809.93553 H4727/E  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 326 pages ; 25 cm
Contents pt. 1. Literature and economics ch. 1. "The mouth-tale of the giants": an introduction to the economics of imagination -- ch. 2. Economics in Mammon's cave -- ch. 3. "Unreal words": language in political economy -- ch. 4. William Blake and "the price of experience" -- pt. 2. Labor theory and the literary work ch. 5. The art of labor -- ch. 6. The psychomachia of labor -- ch. 7. Wordsworth's labor theory: an economics of compensation -- ch. 8. "Getting it" in Paterson: The increment defended -- Afterword The merchant as poet
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [310]-320
Subject American literature -- History and criticism.
Economics in literature.
Economics -- History.
English literature -- History and criticism.
English-speaking countries -- Economic conditions.
English-speaking countries -- Intellectual life.
LC no. 79004019
ISBN 0870232746