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Goodman, Paul 1911-1972

Overview
Works: 945 works in 2,058 publications in 8 languages and 37,982 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Quotations  Fiction  Bibliography  Musical settings  Biography  History  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Librettist, Other, Performer, Creator, Lyricist, Inscriber, Redactor
Classifications: PS3513.O527, 811.508
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paul Goodman
Publications by Paul Goodman
Publications by Paul Goodman, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Paul Goodman
American poetry : the twentieth century by Library of America (Firm)( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,350 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Growing up absurd; problems of youth in the organized system by Paul Goodman( Book )
78 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,138 libraries worldwide
Paul Goodman's Growing Up Absurd was a runaway best seller when it was first published in 1960, and it became one of the defining texts of the New Left. Goodman was a writer and thinker who broke every mold and did it brilliantly'he was a novelist, poet, and a social theorist, among a host of other things'and the book's surprise success established him as one of America's most unusual and trenchant critics, combining vast learning, an astute mind, utopian sympathies, and a wonderfully hands-on way with words. For Goodman, the unhappiness of young people was a concentrated form of the unhappiness of American society as a whole, run by corporations that provide employment (if and when they do) but not the kind of meaningful work that engages body and soul. Goodman saw the young as the first casualties of a humanly repressive social and economic system and, as such, the front line of potential resistance. Noam Chomsky has said, "Paul Goodman's impact is all about us," and certainly it can be felt in the powerful localism of today's renascent left. A classic of anarchist thought, Growing Up Absurd not only offers a penetrating indictment of the human costs of corporate capitalism but points the way forward. It is a tale of yesterday's youth that speaks directly to our common future
Compulsory mis-education and the community of scholars by Paul Goodman( Book )
76 editions published between 1962 and 1984 in 6 languages and held by 1,747 libraries worldwide
Communitas; means of livelihood and ways of life by Percival Goodman( Book )
45 editions published between 1947 and 1990 in English and held by 1,398 libraries worldwide
The structure of literature by Paul Goodman( Book )
54 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 1,362 libraries worldwide
The gestalt approach & Eye witness to therapy by Frederick S Perls( Book )
150 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,331 libraries worldwide
Persönlichkeit
Speaking and language: defence of poetry by Paul Goodman( Book )
28 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
Utopian essays and practical proposals by Paul Goodman( Book )
18 editions published between 1951 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 992 libraries worldwide
Goodman confronts the characteristic dilemma of Americans today: it is only by operating within the accepted society that anything can be done; but our society discourages initiative and inhibits fundamental change. The final stage in this process is fascism. In this collections of essays, Goodman consider this dilemma, insisting on seeing the extension of human possibilities in the immediate future
New reformation; notes of a neolithic conservative by Paul Goodman( Book )
21 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 libraries worldwide
Goodman argues that technology, no less than law or medicine, is fundamentally an ethical discipline, meant to protect and enhance man and nature, but that our modern technological priesthood ignores this responsibility at terrible cost
Like a conquered province; the moral ambiguity of America by Paul Goodman( Book )
10 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 894 libraries worldwide
Drawing the line : the political essays of Paul Goodman by Paul Goodman( Book )
21 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in English and German and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Seeds of liberation by Paul Goodman( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Articles on social issues, including civil rights, international peace, non-violence, eradication of poverty, etc., culled from "Liberation" magazine over the past decade
Collected poems by Paul Goodman( Book )
23 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 707 libraries worldwide
The community of scholars by Paul Goodman( Book )
13 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Freedom and order in the university by Paul Goodman( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 611 libraries worldwide
"Material...originally delivered in November 1965 in a symposium on freedom and order in the university, sponsored by the WRU-Case Program of Philosophical Studies."
The empire city by Paul Goodman( Book )
17 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Kafka's prayer by Paul Goodman( Book )
18 editions published between 1947 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Little prayers & finite experience by Paul Goodman( Book )
15 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 libraries worldwide
The Paul Goodman reader by Paul Goodman( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
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Little prayers : for soprano and baritone solos, mixed chorus, and orchestra by Ned Rorem( score )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and German and held by 83 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Goodman, Paul 1911-
Paul Goodman
Paul Goodman amerikansk poet och författare
Paul Goodman amerikansk poet og skribent
Paul Goodman écrivain américain
Paul Goodman US-amerikanischer Autor
Paul Goodman usona autoro
Гудмен, Пол 1911-1972
Гудмэн, П 1911-1972
Гудмэн, П. (Пол), 1911-1972
Пол Гудман
پل گودمن نویسنده و شاعر آمریکایی
グッドマン, P
グッドマン, ポール
Languages
English (540)
German (49)
Spanish (27)
French (22)
Danish (9)
Dutch (5)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Czech (1)
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