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The Resource Reading for liberalism : the Overland monthly and the writing of the modern American West, Stephen J. Mexal

Reading for liberalism : the Overland monthly and the writing of the modern American West, Stephen J. Mexal

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Reading for liberalism : the Overland monthly and the writing of the modern American West
Title
Reading for liberalism
Title remainder
the Overland monthly and the writing of the modern American West
Statement of responsibility
Stephen J. Mexal
Title variation
Overland monthly and the writing of the modern American West
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mexal, Stephen J
Dewey number
810.9/004
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS283.C2
LC item number
M49 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Liberalism in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • American literature
  • California
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Reading for liberalism : the Overland monthly and the writing of the modern American West, Stephen J. Mexal
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103689221
  • 31223106506083
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: liberalism and the language of wilderness -- Theoria and liberal governmentality: travel in Bret Harte's Overland monthly -- Narrative and liberal selfhood: Noah Brooks and the aesthetics of history -- "With which it was my fortune to be affiliated": social contingency in the life and poetry of Ina Coolbrith -- The limits of liberalism: Chinese, Indians, and the politics of cosmopolitanism in the West -- The greening of nineteenth-century liberalism: John Muir's wilderness and the discourse of civilization -- The brute's luck: liberal egalitarianism and the politics of literary naturalism -- Conclusion: the Overland group, luck, and the writing of the West
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 301 p.
Isbn
9780803240193
Lccn
2012038939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022472169
System control number
  • 815043308
  • (OCoLC)815043308
Label
Reading for liberalism : the Overland monthly and the writing of the modern American West, Stephen J. Mexal
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103689221
  • 31223106506083
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: liberalism and the language of wilderness -- Theoria and liberal governmentality: travel in Bret Harte's Overland monthly -- Narrative and liberal selfhood: Noah Brooks and the aesthetics of history -- "With which it was my fortune to be affiliated": social contingency in the life and poetry of Ina Coolbrith -- The limits of liberalism: Chinese, Indians, and the politics of cosmopolitanism in the West -- The greening of nineteenth-century liberalism: John Muir's wilderness and the discourse of civilization -- The brute's luck: liberal egalitarianism and the politics of literary naturalism -- Conclusion: the Overland group, luck, and the writing of the West
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 301 p.
Isbn
9780803240193
Lccn
2012038939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40022472169
System control number
  • 815043308
  • (OCoLC)815043308

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