The Resource The fictional republic, Carol Nackenoff

The fictional republic, Carol Nackenoff

Label
The fictional republic
Title
The fictional republic
Statement of responsibility
Carol Nackenoff
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Investigating the enduring quality of Horatio Alger's political theories, this historical study shows how his ideas of hard work tempered by virtue's rewards struck a chord during the economic transformations of the late 19th and early 20th centuries
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nackenoff, Carol
Dewey number
  • 320.973
  • 813.4
  • 813/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS1029.A3
LC item number
.N335 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alger, Horatio
  • Politics and literature
  • Political fiction, American
Label
The fictional republic, Carol Nackenoff
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; 1 Allegory of the Republic: On Interpretation and Method; 2 A Unitarian Project for Moral Guidance; 3 Republican Rites of Passage: Character and the Battle for Youth; 4 Guidebooks for Survival in an Industrializing Economy; 5 Saved From the Factory; 6 Technology, Organizations, Corporations, and Capitalists; 7 Natural Aristocracy in a Democracy: Authority, Power, and Politics; 8 Money, Price, and Value: Alger's Interventions in the Market; 9 Levelling and Its Limits; 10 Reading Alger: Searching for Alger's Audience in the Literary Marketplace
  • 11 The Mass Fiction Writer As Producer and Consumer: Power, Powerlessness, and Gender12 Culture Wars; 13 The Fictional Republic: Alger's Appeal to the American Political Imagination; Notes; References; Name Index; Subject Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (377 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280443237
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000363338
  • (EBL)272924
  • (OCoLC)171572784
  • (SSID)ssj0000154441
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11163876
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000154441
  • (PQKBWorkID)10406888
  • (PQKB)10777652
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC272924
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4701202
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000363338
Label
The fictional republic, Carol Nackenoff
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; 1 Allegory of the Republic: On Interpretation and Method; 2 A Unitarian Project for Moral Guidance; 3 Republican Rites of Passage: Character and the Battle for Youth; 4 Guidebooks for Survival in an Industrializing Economy; 5 Saved From the Factory; 6 Technology, Organizations, Corporations, and Capitalists; 7 Natural Aristocracy in a Democracy: Authority, Power, and Politics; 8 Money, Price, and Value: Alger's Interventions in the Market; 9 Levelling and Its Limits; 10 Reading Alger: Searching for Alger's Audience in the Literary Marketplace
  • 11 The Mass Fiction Writer As Producer and Consumer: Power, Powerlessness, and Gender12 Culture Wars; 13 The Fictional Republic: Alger's Appeal to the American Political Imagination; Notes; References; Name Index; Subject Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (377 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280443237
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000363338
  • (EBL)272924
  • (OCoLC)171572784
  • (SSID)ssj0000154441
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11163876
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000154441
  • (PQKBWorkID)10406888
  • (PQKB)10777652
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC272924
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4701202
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000363338

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