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The Delegated Intellect

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ISBN 10: 0820426059 / ISBN 13: 9780820426051
Published by Peter Lang Publishing Inc
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Editor(s): Morse, Donald E. Series: American University Studies Series 24: American Literature. Num Pages: 318 pages, Illustrations, 1 port. BIC Classification: AB; DSBD; DSBF; DSBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 160. Weight in Grams: 620. . 1996. 1st Edition. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780820426051

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Title: The Delegated Intellect

Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc

Binding: Hardcover

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This volume honors Don Gifford, master teacher, exacting researcher, and provocative writer. The essays reflect some but not all of the disciplines that Gifford taught - literature, art, ecology, invention, American culture, and the history of ideas. Heeding Emerson's call to «search for facts amid appearances» and to pursue «the ultimate reason of øall things and experience!» these essays illustrate how contemporary scholars in a variety of fields fulfill their role as society's delegated intellect.
Don Gifford, a distinguished teacher, writer, and researcher at Williams College, is best known for his meticulous scholarship in James Joyce and his pioneering study of the history of perception, The Farther Shore.

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The Editor: Donald E. Morse, Professor of English at Oakland University, is the recipient of Fulbright and Soros professorships in American Studies and a Rockefeller fellowship in translation. He has published many books and essays.
The Contributors: Robert Adolph, Ridgway Banks, Anna Blume, Jerome Christensen, Gary Fisketjon, Don Gifford, Dustin Griffin, John S. Hunt, Morris B. Kaplan, Donald E. Morse, Matthew H. Wikander, Charles L. Ross, Robert N. Ross, Charles A. Schweighauser, Robert J. Seidman.

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