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Sophie s Choice

by William Styron
Publisher: Open Road Media
Release Date: 2010-05-04
Genre: Fiction

This award-winning novel of love, survival, and agonizing regret in post–WWII Brooklyn “belongs on that small shelf reserved for American masterpieces” (The Washington Post Book World). Winner of the National Book Award and a modern classic, Sophie’s Choice centers on three characters: Sting

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Ethics of the Real

by Alenka Zupančič
Publisher: Verso
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Philosophy

The idea of Kantian ethics is both simple and revolutionary: it proposes a moral law independent of any notion of a pre-establishment of fear. In attempting to interpret sucha a revcolutionary proposition in a more 'humane' light, and to turn Kant into our contemporary—someone who can help us with

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Holocaust Literature Lerner to Zychlinsky index

by S. Lillian Kremer
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Review: "This encyclopedia offers an authoritative and comprehensive survey of the important writers and works that form the literature about the Holocaust and its consequences. The collection is alphabetically arranged and consists of high-quality biocritical essays on 309 writers who are first-, s

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A Study Guide for William Styron s Sophie s Choice

by Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2016-06-29
Genre: Literary Criticism

A Study Guide for William Styron's "Sophie's Choice," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature pro

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Enjoy Your Symptom

by Slavoj Žižek
Publisher: Psychology Press
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Performing Arts

First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Making Choices

by Frederic Schick
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Release Date: 1997-02-13
Genre: Philosophy

This book, first published in 1997, is an introductory overview of decision theory.

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Holocaust Fiction

by Sue Vice
Publisher: Routledge
Release Date: 2003-09-02
Genre: Literary Criticism

Examining the controversies that have accompanied the publication of novels representing the Holocaust, this compelling book explores such literature to analyze their violently mixed receptions and what this says about the ethics and practice of millennial Holocaust literature. The novels examined,

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Texas Monthly

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Release Date: 1983-02
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Since 1973, TEXAS MONTHLY has chronicled life in contemporary Texas, reporting on vital issues such as politics, the environment, industry, and education. As a leisure guide, TEXAS MONTHLY continues to be the indispensable authority on the Texas scene, covering music, the arts, travel, restaurants,

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Sophie s Choice

by William Styron
Publisher: Vintage
Release Date: 1979
Genre: Fiction

As the fierce lovemaking and fights of Nathan, a paranoiac Jewish intellectual, and Sophie, a Polish-Catholic concentration-camp survivor, intensify, Stingo, a writer who lives below them in a cheap rooming house, becomes more and more involved in their lives

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New York Magazine

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Release Date: 1982-12-20
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New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for readers across the country. With award-winning writing and photography covering everything from politics and food to theater and fashion, the mag

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