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Title Images and ideas in American culture : the functions of criticism : essays in memory of Philip Rahv / Arthur Edelstein, editor.
Imprint Hanover, New Hampshire : Brandeis University Press : distributed by University Press of New England, 1979.


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Description x, 222 p. 23 cm.
Note Includes index.
Subject United States -- Civilization -- 1945-
Criticism -- United States.
Rahv, Philip, 1908-1973.
Contents Edelstein, A. Introduction.--The literature and language of politics: Chomsky, N. Foreign policy and intelligentsia. Whitfield, S. J. Totalitarianism in eclipse.--The politics of literature and language: Alter, R. Mimesis and the motive for fiction. Poirier, R. The difficulties of modernism and the modernism of difficulty. Brustein, R. The crack in the chimney, reflections on contemporary American playwriting.--Nemerov, H. The first country of places.--Philip Rahv, the critic and the man: Hindus, M. Philip Rahv. Lelchuk. A. Philip Rahv, the last years.
Other Author Edelstein, Arthur.
Rahv, Philip, 1908-1973.