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Michaels, Walter Benn

Overview
Works: 37 works in 121 publications in 4 languages and 7,685 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives  Fiction  Conference proceedings  Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  Juvenile works  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: HV8956.G8, B
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Most widely held works by Walter Benn Michaels
Papillon by Henri Charrière ( Book )
2 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 1,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of a man sent to prison on a miserable island, Cayena, where escape is impossible. It is a terrible life for him but he finally escapes after much suffering
The gold standard and the logic of naturalism American literature at the turn of the century by Walter Benn Michaels ( )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gold Standard and the Logic of Naturalism discusses ways of creating value in turn-of-the-century American capitalism. Focusing on such topics as the alienation of property, the invention of masochism, and the battle over free silver, it examines the participation of cultural forms in these phenomena
The trouble with diversity : how we learned to love identity and ignore inequality by Walter Benn Michaels ( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A critique of the American obsession with diversity argues that we are ignoring the ever-widening economic divide in American society, that diversity has created a false notion of social justice, and that we need to emphasize equality over diversity
The American Renaissance reconsidered by Ind.) English institute (Bloomington ( Book )
26 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and German and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our America : nativism, modernism, and pluralism by Walter Benn Michaels ( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michaels's sustained rereading of texts of the period - the canonical, the popular, and the less familiar - exposes recurring concerns such as the reconception of the image of the Indian as a symbol of racial purity and national origins, the relation between WWI and race, contradictory appeals to the family as model for the nation, and anxieties about reproduction that subliminally tie whiteness and national identity to incest, sterility, and impotence
The shape of the signifier : 1967 to the end of history by Walter Benn Michaels ( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against theory 2 : sentence meaning, hermeneutics : protocol of the fifty-second colloquy, 8 December 1985 by Steven Knapp ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The imperial Shah : an informal biography by Gérard de Villiers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Welling : photographs 1977-90 by James Welling ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spy who died twice by Michael Bar-Zohar ( Book )
2 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in French and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Posthistoricism by Walter Benn Michaels ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third truth by Michael Bar-Zohar ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[La troisième vérité.] The third truth. Translated by June P. Wilson and Walter B. Michaels by Michael Bar-Zohar ( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glyph : Johns Hopkins textual studies ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beauty of a social problem : photography, autonomy,and political economy by Walter Benn Michaels ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry James, visionary tourist by Walter Benn Michaels ( )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Satan qui vous aime beaucoup.] Satan's needle: a true story of drug addition and cure ... Translated by June P. Wilson and Walter B. Michaels by Philippe Alfonsi ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feminine plural; translated by Walter B. Michaels and June Wilson by Benoîte Groult ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shinifian no katachi : Senkyuhyaku rokujushichinen kara rekishi no owari made ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Benn Michaels, Walter 1948-
Michaels, Walter B.
Michaels, Walter B. 1948-
マイケルズ, ウォルター・ベン
Languages
English (96)
French (3)
German (2)
Japanese (1)
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