Sympathy in American Literature

Henry James and the 'Woman Business' (Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture)

Henry James and the 'Woman Business' (Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture) by Alfred Habegger
English | Aug. 26, 2004 | ISBN: 0521609437, 0521366356 | 298 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

This is a historical critique of Henry James in relation to nineteenth-century feminism and women's fiction. Habegger has brought to light extensive new documentation on James's tangled connections with what was thought and written about women in his time.

Tales of Berlin in American Literature up to the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

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Tales of Berlin in American Literature up to the 21st Century

Joshua Parker, "Tales of Berlin in American Literature up to the 21st Century"
2016 | ISBN-10: 9004312080 | 436 pages | PDF | 8 MB
Karen E. Waldron, Rob Friedman, "Toward a Literary Ecology: Places and Spaces in American Literature"

Karen E. Waldron, Rob Friedman, "Toward a Literary Ecology: Places and Spaces in American Literature"
Publisher: Scarecrow Pr | 2013 | ISBN: 0810891972 | English | PDF | 248 pages | 1.2 Mb

Scholarship of literature and the environment demonstrates myriad understandings of nature and culture. While some work in the field results in approaches that belong in the realm of cultural studies, other scholars have expanded the boundaries of ecocriticism to connect the practice more explicitly to disciplines such as the biological sciences, human geography, or philosophy. …
Sidney Finkelstein, "Existentialism and Alienation in American Literature"

Sidney Finkelstein, "Existentialism and Alienation in American Literature"
Publisher: International Publ | 1968 | ISBN: N/A | English | PDF | 314 pages | 33.2 Mb

After a discussion of the philosophical background—Kierkegaard to Heidegger—the author examines the existentialist thought of Camus and Sartre, as it applies particularly to the problem of social responsibility. …
Christopher Dowd, "The Construction of Irish Identity in American Literature"

Christopher Dowd, "The Construction of Irish Identity in American Literature"
Publisher: Routledge | 2010 | ISBN: 0415880432/1138816493 | English | PDF | 234 pages | 2.3 Mb

This book examines the development of literary constructions of Irish-American identity from the mid-nineteenth century arrival of the Famine generation through the Great Depression. …
Universes without Us: Posthuman Cosmologies in American Literature

Universes without Us: Posthuman Cosmologies in American Literature by Matthew A. Taylor
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0816680604, 0816680612 | 264 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB
Dead Women Talking: Figures of Injustice in American Literature

Brian Norman, "Dead Women Talking: Figures of Injustice in American Literature"
English | ISBN: 1421407523, 1421415720 | 2012 | 240 pages | PDF | 2 MB
R. Dissin Aufses, R.H. Shea, L. Scanlon, "Conversations in American Literature: Language, Rhetoric, Culture" (repost)

R. Dissin Aufses, R.H. Shea, L. Scanlon, "Conversations in American Literature: Language, Rhetoric, Culture"
Bedford/St. Martin’s | 2015 | ISBN: 1457646765 | English | PDF | 1690 pages | 46.8 Mb

Teachers have struggled for years to balance the competing demands of American Literature and AP English Language. Now, the team that brought you the bestselling Language of Composition is here to help. 'Conversations in American Literature: Language ∙ Rhetoric ∙ Culture' is a new kind of American Literature anthology…
American Blood: The Ends of the Family in American Literature, 1850-1900

American Blood: The Ends of the Family in American Literature, 1850-1900 by Holly Jackson
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199317046 | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB
The Black Female Body in American Literature and Art: Performing Identity

The Black Female Body in American Literature and Art: Performing Identity by Caroline Brown
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0415895502, 0415744245 | 308 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB