Life Studies An Analytic Reader

ISBN-10: 0312258186

ISBN-13: 9780312258184

Edition: 7th 2001

Authors: David Cavitch

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List price: $60.99
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin's
Publication date: 1/23/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 613
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

Preface for Instructors
Introduction: Finding a Trail
The Fine Art of Sighing
Insights: D. H. Lawrence, Mark Twain, N. Scott Momaday (poem) Rom Harr�, Fay Weldon, *Daniel Traister, Golda Meir, *Joyce Carol Oates
Shaping Up Absurd
I'm Listening as Hard As I Can
Black Men and Public Space
The Sad Pleasure of Travel
My Inner Shrimp
Girl (fiction)
What Is a Homosexual?
Family Ties
Insights: Robert Nisbet, Ferdinand Mount, Mavis Gallant, J. H. Plumb, Gloria Steinem, Robert Hayden (poem), Robert Weiss
Motorcycle Talk
My Father's Life
Inspired Eccentricity
It's Just Too Late
I Stand Here Ironing (fiction)
Last Things
Women and the Future of Fatherhood
The Value of Families
Significant Others
Insights: Fran�ois de La Rochefoucauld, Simone de Beauvoir, Walker Percy, Selma Fraiberg, Francesco Alberoni, Sharon Olds (poem), D. T. Suzuki
Locker Room Talk
The Chemistry of Love
On the Fringes of the Physical World
Focusing on Friends
My Best White Friend
Propelled by Love
For Better or Worse?
What We Talk about When We Talk about Love (fiction)
Group Pictures
Insights: John Donne, Jean-Paul Sartre, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Theodor Reik, W. E. B. DuBois, Emma Lazarus (poem), Oscar Wilde, Alexis de Tocqueville, *Andrew Hacker, Judith Martin
Mother Tongue
In the Kitchen
Why Do Catholics Stay in the Church? Because of the
Life Stories
On Being Black and Middle Class
The Ghetto Cityscape
The Burden of Race
Everyday Use (fiction)
Learning Curves
Insights: D. H. Lawrence, William Cory, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Edith Hamilton, *Stephen L. Carter, Philip Levine (poem), Richard Wright
The Misery of Silence
Knowing Poems
In Praise of the Humble Comma
Public and Private Language
Multiple Intelligences
The Necessity of Myths
Books and the End of Literature
Ocean of Words (fiction)
Work Rules
Insights: Vince Lombardi, Wilfred Sheed, Margaret Lowe Benston, Nikki Giovanni, Marie Curie, Vincent Van Gogh, *Mart�n Espada (poem)
This Pen for Hire
Black Hair
A&P (fiction)
Reflections of a Bookstore Type
Professions for Women
Women Warriors
Forum: Work and Power
The Virtual Job
Winners and Losers in the Information Age
Warning: This Is a Rights-Free Workplace
Insights: Matthew 19:24, Henry David Thoreau, Edna O'Brien, Henry James, Colette, *Peter Stallybrass, Andrew Carnegie, John Kenneth Galbraith, Richard Wilbur (poem)
The Car
My Wood
Two Cheers for Materialism
Mail Order America
Dumpster Diving
Gifts and Honor: An Exchange
The Lesson (fiction)
Chocolate and Divinity
Media Images
Insights: Mark Crispin Miller, Ruth Rosen, Gerald Early, Louis Menand, Louise Erdrich (poem)
The Shipping News
Watch and Learn
Animation Nation
Getting Close to the Machine
The Conversion
A Wasteland of One's Own
The Luck Business
The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love (fiction)
Letter from a War Zone
Insights: E. M. Forster, Alan Wolfe, George Orwell, Karl Menninger, Margaret Mead, Robert Frost (poem), Agnes De Mille
We Do Abortions Here
K. C. Cole, Calculated Risks
A Modest Proposal
Our Brutality to Animals
Shooting an Elephant
Sunday in the Park
Steroids and Sports
The Moral Repugnance of Cloning
Forum: Guns and Aims
Leave Him Alone
Should Children Play with Guns?
Your Constitution Is Killing You
Appendix: Working with Sources
Rhetorical Index
Index of Authors and Titles
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