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Hoffman, Abbie

Overview
Works: 160 works in 338 publications in 6 languages and 11,969 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Documentary films  Biographical films  Rock music  Nonfiction films  Radio program excerpts  Trials, litigation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Performer, Speaker, Interviewee, Author in quotations or text abstracts
Classifications: HN90.R3, 303.484
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Publications about Abbie Hoffman
Publications by Abbie Hoffman
Publications by Abbie Hoffman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Abbie Hoffman
 
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The best of Abbie Hoffman by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
The life of Abbie Hoffman, cofounder of the Yippie movement and a prominent activist of the twentieth century. Hoffman recounts his growing involvement in the student movement as it rose to national prominence, giving behind-the-scenes details about the historic protests at the 1968 Democratic Convention and subsequent Chicago conspiracy trial, his "levitation" of the Pentagon, and his friendships with other movement leaders
Steal this book by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
35 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 663 libraries worldwide
Escrito en 1970, este volumen es un clásico de culto que ejemplifica como ninguno la contracultura de los años sesenta y en particular la visión de los yippies, la rama más politizada del movimiento hippie que inspiró a toda una generación a desafiar el statu quo. El libro está escrito en forma de guía y en ella Hoffman, activista político y social, utilza sus propias actividades y experiencias como inspiración: da consejos a los lectores sobre cómo hacer para vivir fuera de la ley, cultivar marihuana, crear una radio libre, vivir en una comuna, cometer fraudes con tarjetas de crédito y una gran variedad de técnicas de hurto. En sus páginas Hoffman se refería a Estados Unidos como el Imperio Cerdo{OCLCbr#BB} y declaraba que no solo no era inmoral robar en él, sino que era inmoral no hacerlo
Revolution for the hell of it by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 638 libraries worldwide
En los años 60, América sufre una auténtica hemorragia: todo se fuga, todo se escapa. Los jóvenes fuman marihuana, escuchan a los Beatles, se dejan el pelo largo, abandonan las carreras y queman sus cartillas de reclutamiento. Es el movimiento hippie, la contracultura americana, la "nación de Woodstock". Un nuevo pueblo, una nueva sociedad, otro estado mental. Los miembros del Youth International Party (Partido Internacional de la Juventud), conocidos como los yippies, se autoproclaman vanguardia del movimiento. Una vanguardia política que pretende organizar el éxodo del viejo mundo y hacer de la gratuidad una estrategia revolucionaria. Una vanguardia delirante que se opone mediante el absurdo a la "racionalidad" de un sistema que baña a los niños vietnamitas en napalm. Una vanguardia estética, erótica y sensible que basa su política en sacudir el deseo social mediante imágenes. Los yippies entienden la revolución como una lucha de símbolos y dedican la mayor parte de sus esfuerzos activistas a la creación de mitos, rumores y ficciones. Como distintas formas de comunicar la belleza exuberante de la cultura juvenil alternativa y perturbar a los espectadores con imágenes irresistibles de otro mundo. Muchas de sus prácticas (guerrilla de la comunicación, performance callejera, nombres colectivos, humor y absurdo) han sido retomadas por los movimientos políticos más creativos de los últimos años. Yippie! Una pasada de revolución presenta por primera vez en castellano los mejores escritos de Abbie Hoffman, el líder yippie que conjugó las teorías de Marshall McLuhan, la sátira de Lenny Bruce, el ritmo de los Beatles y el teatro de Artaud en el desafío más radical y extravagante lanzado nunca contra la sociedad americana
Steal this urine test : fighting drug hysteria in America by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Woodstock nation; a talk-rock album by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
12 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 libraries worldwide
To America with love : letters from the underground by Anita Hoffman( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
The Conspiracy ( Book )
6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Thirty years of maximum R & B by Who (Musical group)( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Radio unnameable ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Legendary radio personality Bob Fass revolutionized the FM airwaves in the 1960s and '70s with his free-form program Radio Unnameable, a cultural hub for music, politics, and audience engagement. For nearly 50 years, he has been heard at midnight on New York City listener-sponsored station WBAI, utilizing the airwaves for mobilization long before today's innovations in social media. Drawing from Fass's extraordinary personal archive of audio recordings, including interviews with Allen Ginsberg and Abbie Hoffman, and performances by Bob Dylan, Arlo Guthrie, and Carly Simon, "Radio Unnameable" celebrates the profoundly influential career of one of radio's unsung heroes
Vote! by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Growing up in America ( visu )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
In 1969 Morley Markson made a film that captured the heart and soul of the 1960's and called it Breathing Together : Revolution of the Electric Family ; it showed luminaries of this time of almost 3 decades ago
The autobiography of Abbie Hoffman by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
My name is Abbie : orphan of America ( visu )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
A countercultural icon, Hoffman is remembered as one of the greatest radicals of the civil rights and anti-war movements of the sixties. In this film, which documents the first interview he gave in 1980 when he decided to reveal his identity after spending seven years in hiding, he traces the evolution of political activism in America
Solzhenitsyn in America, Abbie Hoffman in Russia : two exclusive reports ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The United States vs. David T. Dellinger, Rennard C. Davis, Thomas E. Hayden, Abbott H. Hoffman, Jerry C. Rubin, Lee Weiner, John R. Froines, Bobby G. Seale by David T Dellinger( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Transcript of record of the Chicago Conspiracy Trial on charges of crossing state lines with intention of inciting to riot during the Democratic National Convention in Chicago, August, 1968
Volez ce livre by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
My dinner with Abbie ( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
An interview with the late American dissident, Abbie Hoffman, on the eve of his 50th birthday in 1986
The "steal yourself rich" book by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Sound bites from the counter culture ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Fuck the system by Abbie Hoffman( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Abbie Hoffman American political and social activist
Abbie Hoffman americký politický aktivista
Abbie Hoffman Amerikaans politicus
Abbie Hoffman amerykański aktywista (pochodzenia żydowskiego), założyciel Międzynarodowej Partii Młodych
Abbie Hoffman attivista e politico statunitense
Abbie Hoffman US-amerikanesche Politiker
Abbie Hoffman US-amerikanischer Sozial-Aktivist
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Free 1937-1989
Hoffman, Abbie 1936-1989
Hoffman, Abbott Howard
Meteskey, George.
Meteskey, George 1936-1989
Άμπι Χόφμαν
Аби Хофман
Хоффман, Эбби
אבי הופמן
אבי הופמן פעיל חברתי ופוליטי אמריקאי
ابی هافمن
애비 호프만
アビー・ホフマン
ホフマン, アビー
艾比·霍夫曼
Languages
English (178)
Spanish (4)
German (1)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
Finnish (1)
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