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The Resource The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work, Andrew Hoberek

The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work, Andrew Hoberek

Label
The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work
Title
The twilight of the middle class
Title remainder
post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Hoberek
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The Twilight of the Middle Class, Andrew Hoberek challenges the commonly held notion that post-World War II American fiction eschewed the economic for the psychological or the spiritual. Reading works by Ayn Rand, Ralph Ellison, Saul Bellow, Phillip Roth, Flannery O'Connor, Thomas Pynchon, Don DeLillo, and others, he shows how both the form and content of postwar fiction responded to the transformation of the American middle class from small property owners to white-collar employees. In the process, he produces "compelling new accounts of identity politics and postmodernism that will be of
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoberek, Andrew
Dewey number
813/.54093552
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.M494
LC item number
H63 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton paperbacks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Middle class in literature
  • Literature and society
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • White collar workers in literature
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • HISTORY
  • American fiction
  • Literature and society
  • Middle class in literature
  • War and literature
  • White collar workers in literature
  • United States
Label
The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work, Andrew Hoberek
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-154) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 4
  • Flannery O'Connor and the southern origins of identity politics
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Introduction : the twilight of the middle class
  • Ch. 1
  • Ayn Rand and the politics of property
  • Ch. 2
  • Race man, organization man, Invisible man
  • Ch. 3
  • "The so-called Jewish novel"
Control code
439018510
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 158 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400826810
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttv773
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)439018510
Label
The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work, Andrew Hoberek
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-154) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 4
  • Flannery O'Connor and the southern origins of identity politics
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Introduction : the twilight of the middle class
  • Ch. 1
  • Ayn Rand and the politics of property
  • Ch. 2
  • Race man, organization man, Invisible man
  • Ch. 3
  • "The so-called Jewish novel"
Control code
439018510
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 158 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400826810
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttv773
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)439018510

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