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Ellis, John M. (John Martin) 1936-

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Works: 33 works in 183 publications in 8 languages and 8,074 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Oral histories  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1995,
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Most widely held works by John M Ellis
Against deconstruction by John M Ellis( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
"The focus of any genuinely new piece of criticism or interpretation must be on the creative act of finding the new, but deconstruction puts the matter the other way around: its emphasis is on debunking the old. But aside from the fact that this program is inherently uninteresting, it is, in fact, not at all clear that it is possible. ... [T]he naivete of the crowd is deconstruction's very starting point, and its subsequent move is as much an emotional as an intellectual leap to a position that feels different as much in the one way as the other. . . ."--The book
One fairy story too many : the Brothers Grimm and their tales by John M Ellis( Book )
14 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 995 libraries worldwide
Literature lost : social agendas and the corruption of the humanities by John M Ellis( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
In the span of less than a generation, university humanities departments have experienced an almost unbelievable reversal of attitudes, now attacking and undermining what had previously been considered best and most worthy in the Western tradition. John M. Ellis here scrutinizes the new regime in humanistic studies. He offers a careful, intelligent analysis that exposes the weaknesses of notions that are fashionable in humanities today. In a clear voice, with forceful logic, he speaks out against the orthodoxy that has installed race, gender, and class perspectives at the center of college humanities curricula
The theory of literary criticism : a logical analysis by John M Ellis( Book )
38 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 938 libraries worldwide
Narration in the German novelle; theory and interpretation by John M Ellis( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
Heinrich von Kleist : studies in the character and meaning of his writings by John M Ellis( Book )
11 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Language, thought, and logic by John M Ellis( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Kleist's Prinz Friedrich von Homburg; a critical study by John M Ellis( Book )
17 editions published between 1970 and 1994 in English and German and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Schiller's kalliasbriefe and the study of his aesthetic theory by John M Ellis( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Vitamin B6: the doctor's report by John M Ellis( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
The doctor who looked at hands by John M Ellis( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
From jacket: "This is the story of a country-town doctor who knew his people well, their outlook, way of life, bodily ills, physical make-up from head to foot ... their hands. And because Doctor John saw in the hands of patient after patient clues to medical discoveries invaluable in potential, his book has become the story of Vitamin B6, whose deficiency, he is convinced, is rampant in the U.S ... "
Language and materialism : developments in semiology and the theory of the subject by Rosalind Coward( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Strcturalism and semiology are perhaps the most significant systems of study have developed this century; they are now central to an astonishing range of fields and disciplines ... This book ... provides an intelligent critical survey of the genesis of that area of the semiological discourse that we have come to know in Britain, in particular the contribution of Saussure, the structuralism of Lévi-Strauss and the decisive shifts achieved by Roland Barthes in the ensuing developments
Visible fictions : cinema, television, video by John Ellis( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The revised edition of this unique work, now a standard text, John Ellis combines an examination of the cinema and television industries with a detailed analysis of their aesthetic and semiotic characteristics. John Ellis uses new developments in theory of narrative and the place of the spectator to re-explore his definition of cinema and broadcast TV as interdependent rather than interchangeable cultural forms, with their own distinct social roles. In a new chapter, he discusses the meaning routines' fundamental to television broadcasting in TV news and soaps, and explores the legacy of the home video boom of the eighties and the replacement of the drive-in with the stay-in'. Considering whether, as its cultural importance diminishes, television is now about to experience a kind of liberation, he expresses his notion of an unfolding and unpredictable revolution in broadcasting
Hitotsu yokeina otogibanashi ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Valuation of Occidental Petroleum's Island Creek Coal subsidiary by John M Ellis( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Različnost literature by John M Ellis( Article )
1 edition published in 2007 in Slovenian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Keller, "Die drei gerechten Kammacher." by John M Ellis( Article )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Vitamin Be: the doctor's report [by] John M. Ellis & James Presley by John M Ellis( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
UC Santa Cruz in the mid-1970s, a time of transition by John A Marcum( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Hauptmann, "Bahnwärter Thiel." by John M Ellis( Article )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ellis, J. M.
Ellis, J. M. 1936-
Ellis, J. M. (John Martin), 1936-
Ellis, John.
Ellis, John M.
Ellis, John Martin.
Ellis, John Martin 1936-
Martin Ellsi, John 1936-
אליס, ג׳ון
אליס, ג'ון מרטין 1936-
עליס, ג'ון מרטין 1936-
エリス, ジョン・M
Languages
English (142)
Spanish (12)
German (5)
Japanese (2)
Turkish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
Slovenian (1)
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