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Author McGowan, John, 1953-

Title Democracy's children : intellectuals and the rise of cultural politics / John McGowan
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 243 pages)
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Contents Introduction : literary intellectuals in and for a democratic society -- Climbing the walls : the intellectual as academic -- At the 1986 MLA convention -- Teaching literature : where, how, and why -- An ABCs of post-theoretical style -- Humanists, cultural authority, and the university -- Roads to the present, paths to a future -- Modernity and culture : the Victorians and cultural studies -- The narrative of culture : a Burkean perspective -- Toward a pragmatist pluralism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-237) and index
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Subject College teaching -- United States.
Criticism -- History -- 20th century.
Criticism -- Political aspects -- History -- 20th century.
Intellectual life -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2001005519
ISBN 1501720961 (electronic bk.)
9781501720963 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)