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The Other Journey: Poems New and Selected The Other Journey Poems New and Selected Katherine Garrison Chapin, Editor None
The Outcomes of Counseling and Psychotherapy: Theory and Research The Outcomes of Counseling and Psychotherapy Theory and Research Theodore Volsky, Jr. None
The Outpatient Treatment of Eating Disorders: A Guide for Therapists, Dietitians, and Physicians The Outpatient Treatment of Eating Disorders A Guide for Therapists, Dietitians, and Physicians James E. Mitchell, M.D., Editor 2001 Fall
The most extensive and detailed information available on eating disorder treatment for health care professionals.
The Paradox of Progressive Thought The Paradox of Progressive Thought David W. Noble None
The Parasite The Parasite Michel Serres 2007 Spring
The foundational work in the area now known as posthuman thought
The Parent as Citizen: A Democratic Dilemma The Parent as Citizen A Democratic Dilemma Brian Duff 2010 Fall
How ideas about parenthood undermine politics
The Passion according to G.H. The Passion according to G.H. Clarice Lispector 1988 Fall
A novel combining elements of the Brazilian literary tradition with feminist and literary theory.
The Past Is Not Dead: Facts, Fictions, and Enduring Racial Stereotypes The Past Is Not Dead Facts, Fictions, and Enduring Racial Stereotypes Allan Pred 2004 Fall
A study of the genealogy and perpetuation of stereotyping
The People and the Word: Reading Native Nonfiction The People and the Word Reading Native Nonfiction Robert Warrior 2005 Fall
Reveals the history and impact of Native American nonfiction writing
The People Have Never Stopped Dancing: Native American Modern Dance Histories The People Have Never Stopped Dancing Native American Modern Dance Histories Jacqueline Shea Murphy 2007 Fall
Addresses the Indian, absent and present, in modern dance studies
The People Named the Chippewa: Narrative Histories The People Named the Chippewa Narrative Histories Gerald Vizenor 1984 Fall
Ranging in time and space from Madeline Island and the reservations of northern Minnesota to the urban reservation of Minneapolis-St. Paul, Vizenor recounts the experiences of the Chippewa and their encounters with the white people who “named” them.
The People of Alor: A Social-Psychological Study of an East Indian Island The People of Alor A Social-Psychological Study of an East Indian Island Cora Du Bois None
The Perfect Foil: François-André Vincent and the Revolution in French Painting The Perfect Foil François-André Vincent and the Revolution in French Painting Elizabeth C. Mansfield 2011 Fall
The life and works of a profoundly influential painter of Revolutionary-era France, brought out of the shadow of his outsize contemporary, Jacques-Louis David
The Phantom Public Sphere The Phantom Public Sphere Bruce Robbins, Editor 1993 Spring
In a postmodern society, can we still speak meaningfully of a public sphere? The contributors address this question by presenting the public sphere and the public/private opposition as a truly interdisciplinary field of inquiry. Among the issues discussed are Jesse Helms’s censorship campaign and the televised Anita Hill/Clarence Thomas Senate hearings.
The Philosophy of Art The Philosophy of Art F.W.J. Schelling Douglas W. Stott, Editor 1989 Spring
The first English translation of a classic text in aesthetics based on the precepts of German Idealism. Schelling systematically treats various forms of art-including music, painting, sculpture, narrative, and poetry-to present a philosophical disclosure of the idea or essence of art itself, an essence that transcends the actual work in history.
The Physico-Chemical Properties of Plant Saps in Relation to Phytogeography: Data on Native Vegetation in its Natural Environment The Physico-Chemical Properties of Plant Saps in Relation to Phytogeography Data on Native Vegetation in its Natural Environment J. Arthur Harris None
The Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebellum The Physiology and Pathology of the Cerebellum Robert S. Dow and Guiseppe Moruzzi None
The Physiology of Standing (Das Stehen): Postural Reactions and Equilibrium with Special References to the Behavior of Decerebellate Animals The Physiology of Standing (Das Stehen) Postural Reactions and Equilibrium with Special References to the Behavior of Decerebellate Animals G. G. J. Rademaker None
The Picaresque: Tradition and Displacement The Picaresque Tradition and Displacement Giancarlo Maiorino 1996 Spring
Brings the insights of contemporary literary and cultural theory to the study of the picaresque.
The Playwright as Thinker: A Study of Drama in Modern Times, Fourth Edition The Playwright as Thinker A Study of Drama in Modern Times, Fourth Edition Eric Bentley 2010 Fall
A definitive work by one of the greatest drama critics
The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope Rebecca Price Parkin None
The Poetics of DNA The Poetics of DNA Judith Roof 2007 Spring
Reveals the ideological effects of DNA metaphors and stories
The Poetics of Information Overload: From Gertrude Stein to Conceptual Writing The Poetics of Information Overload From Gertrude Stein to Conceptual Writing Paul Stephens 2015 Spring
What does avant-garde poetry have to say about information technology? A lot.
The Poetics of Plot: The Case of English Renaissance Drama The Poetics of Plot The Case of English Renaissance Drama Thomas G. Pavel 1985 Spring
A unique methodology for plot analysis focusing on an important body of English Renaissance dramas.
The Poetry of Pope’s Dunciad The Poetry of Pope’s Dunciad John E. Sitter None
The Poetry of the Possible: Spontaneity, Modernism, and the Multitude The Poetry of the Possible Spontaneity, Modernism, and the Multitude Joel Nickels 2012 Spring
The abstractions of modernism reimagined as figurations of collective self-organization
The Poitier Effect: Racial Melodrama and Fantasies of Reconciliation The Poitier Effect Racial Melodrama and Fantasies of Reconciliation Sharon Willis 2015 Spring
Sidney Poitier as an icon of the civil rights era, signifying racial reconciliation without threat to the white status quo
The Policy Dilemma: Federal Crime Policy and the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, 1968-1978 The Policy Dilemma Federal Crime Policy and the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, 1968-1978 Malcolm M. Feeley and Austin D. Sarat 1980 Fall
The Politics of Editing The Politics of Editing Nicholas Spadaccini and Jenaro Talens, Editors 1992 Spring
“This state-of-the-art commentary is always mindful of a rich and engaging editorial tradition and conscious, at the same time, of how recent theoretical models may affect, and direct, the editor’s task. . . . a most insightful, informative, and provocative study.” --Edward H. Friedman
The Politics of Everyday Fear The Politics of Everyday Fear Brian Massumi, Editor 1993 Fall
The contemporary consumer is bombarded with fear-inducing images and information. This media shower of imagery is equaled only by the sheer quantity of fear-assuaging products offered for our consumption. The contributors address questions raised by the saturation of social space by capitalized fear.
The Politics of Selfhood: Bodies and Identities in Global Capitalism The Politics of Selfhood Bodies and Identities in Global Capitalism Richard Harvey Brown, Editor 2003 Fall
Looks at the ways social change is expressed through debates over identities and bodies
The Politics of Social Protest: Comparative Perspectives on States and Social Movements The Politics of Social Protest Comparative Perspectives on States and Social Movements J. Craig Jenkins and Bert Klandermans, Editors 1995 Spring
Bringing together celebrated scholars from diverse traditions and backgrounds, this volume focuses on the reciprocal relationships among social movements, states, and political parties. The essays are organized around three key questions: Why do citizens resort to the often risky and demanding strategy of using disruptive protest when other channels of political intervention appear to be available? What is the relationship between social protest movements and systems of political representation? And what is the impact of the structure and development of the state on social movements themselves? Contributors include Ronald Aminzade, Paul Burstein, Russell J. Dalton, Donatella della Porta, Henry Dietz, Rachel L. Einwohner, Steven E. Finkel, Jerrold D. Green, Jocelyn Hollander, Hanspeter Kriesi, Diarmuid Maguire, Bronislaw Misztal, Edward N. Muller, Michael Nollert, Karl-Dieter Opp, Dieter Rucht, Michael Wallace, and Gadi Wolfsfeld.
The Politics of the Global The Politics of the Global Himadeep Muppidi 2004 Fall
Examines globalism as a social production, opening up new paths of resistance
The Population Ahead The Population Ahead Roy G. Francis, Editor None
The Postcolonial and the Global The Postcolonial and the Global Revathi Krishnaswamy and John C. Hawley, Editors 2007 Fall
Connects postcolonial and global discourses in the humanities and social sciences
The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge The Postmodern Condition A Report on Knowledge Jean-François Lyotard 1984 Spring
This founding essay of the postmodern movement argues that knowledge-science, technology, and the arts-has undergone a change of status since the 19th century and especially since the late 1950s.
The Postmodern Explained: Correspondence 1982-1985 The Postmodern Explained Correspondence 1982-1985 Jean-François Lyotard Julian Pefanis and Morgan Thomas, Editors 1992 Fall
An engaging collection of letters written to young philosophers and theorists by the legendary philosopher.
The Postnational Self: Belonging and Identity The Postnational Self Belonging and Identity Ulf Hedetoft and Mette Hjort, Editors 2002 Fall
A timely look at how our globalized era has reconfigured experiences of belonging.
The Potentials About a Point Electrode and Apparent Resistivity Curves for a Two-, Three-, and Four-Layer Earth The Potentials About a Point Electrode and Apparent Resistivity Curves for a Two-, Three-, and Four-Layer Earth Harold M. Mooney and W. W. Wetzel None
The Power of Genre The Power of Genre Adena Rosmarin 1986 Spring
The Practice of Everyday Life: Volume 2 The Practice of Everyday Life Volume 2 Michel de Certeau, Luce Giard and Pierre Mayol 1998 Fall
The final volume in de Certeau’s magnum opus.
The Presidency in the Courts The Presidency in the Courts Glendon A. Schubert, Jr. None
The Press and the Constitution, 1931-1947 The Press and the Constitution, 1931-1947 J. Edward Gerald None
The Price of Thirst: Global Water Inequality and the Coming Chaos The Price of Thirst Global Water Inequality and the Coming Chaos Karen Piper 2014 Fall
Imagine a world where water is only for those who can afford it. We’re already there.
The Priest: A Gothic Romance The Priest A Gothic Romance Thomas M. Disch 2010 Fall
The third—and most controversial—installment in Thomas M. Disch’s Supernatural Minnesota series
The Primitive, the Aesthetic, and the Savage: An Enlightenment Problematic The Primitive, the Aesthetic, and the Savage An Enlightenment Problematic Tony C. Brown 2012 Fall
How the exotic constitutes Enlightenment aesthetic theory
The Probation Officer Investigates: A Guide to the Presentence Report The Probation Officer Investigates A Guide to the Presentence Report Paul W. Keve None
The Professional Education of High School Teachers: An Analysis and Evaluation of the Prescribed Courses in Education for Prospective High School Teachers at the University of Minnesota The Professional Education of High School Teachers An Analysis and Evaluation of the Prescribed Courses in Education for Prospective High School Teachers at the University of Minnesota Wesley E. Peik None
The Promise Fulfilled: A Portrait of Norwegian Americans Today The Promise Fulfilled A Portrait of Norwegian Americans Today Odd S. Lovoll 2007 Fall
The story of contemporary life in this vital community.
The Promise of America: A History of the Norwegian-American People The Promise of America A History of the Norwegian-American People Odd S. Lovoll 1999 Spring
A long-awaited update of this essential and popular book.
The Prospect of Cities The Prospect of Cities John Friedmann 2002 Spring
A major figure offers a sweeping evaluation of the place of the city in the global future
The Quay Brothers: Into a Metaphysical Playroom The Quay Brothers Into a Metaphysical Playroom Suzanne Buchan 2010 Fall
The complex, special power of the Quay Brothers’ puppet animation poetics
The Queerness of Native American Literature The Queerness of Native American Literature Lisa Tatonetti 2014 Fall
A comprehensive view of Indigenous queer literature since Stonewall
The Quest for Eastern Christians: Travels and Rumor in the Age of Discovery The Quest for Eastern Christians Travels and Rumor in the Age of Discovery Francis M. Rogers None
The Question of Nationalities and Social Democracy The Question of Nationalities and Social Democracy Otto Bauer Ephraim J. Nimni, Editor 2000 Spring
The first complete English translation of a classic work on nationalism.
The Quiet Hours: City Photographs The Quiet Hours City Photographs Mike Melman 2003 Fall
A visual tribute to the industrial spaces and commercial interiors of Minnesota’s prewar era
The Quiet Landscapes of William B. Post The Quiet Landscapes of William B. Post The Minneapolis Institute of Arts 2005 Fall
Exquisite photographs of rural Maine by this remarkable American artist.
The Racial Order of Things: Cultural Imaginaries of the Post-Soul Era The Racial Order of Things Cultural Imaginaries of the Post-Soul Era Roopali Mukherjee 2006 Spring
A stimulating conversation about culture wars and affirmative action
The Radical Lord Radnor: The Public Life of Viscount Folkestone, Third Earl of Radnor (1779-1869) The Radical Lord Radnor The Public Life of Viscount Folkestone, Third Earl of Radnor (1779-1869) Ronald K. Huch None
The Rape of Clarissa: Writing, Sexuality, and Class Struggle in Samuel Richardson The Rape of Clarissa Writing, Sexuality, and Class Struggle in Samuel Richardson Terry Eagleton 1982 Fall
Combines Marxist, feminist, and post-structuralist ideas to show how Richardson’s writing anticipated many of the sexual and political concerns of our time.
The Ravens The Ravens Vidar Sundstøl 2015 Spring
The final installment of the award-winning Minnesota Trilogy by the celebrated Norwegian mystery writer
The Reading Abilities of College Students: An Experimental Study The Reading Abilities of College Students An Experimental Study Alvin C. Eurich None
The Reconstruction of Georgia The Reconstruction of Georgia Alan Conway None
The Red Land to the South: American Indian Writers and Indigenous Mexico The Red Land to the South American Indian Writers and Indigenous Mexico James H. Cox 2012 Fall
Recovers an entire era as a major period in American Indian writing
The Reification of Desire: Toward a Queer Marxism The Reification of Desire Toward a Queer Marxism Kevin Floyd 2009 Spring
A new theoretical approach to the relationship between Marxism and queer studies
The Relation of Parental Authority to Children’s Behavior and Attitudes The Relation of Parental Authority to Children’s Behavior and Attitudes Marian J. Radke None
The Reorder of Things: The University and Its Pedagogies of Minority Difference The Reorder of Things The University and Its Pedagogies of Minority Difference Roderick A. Ferguson 2012 Fall
A critical account of how academia and global capital appropriated the revolutionary fervor of the 1960s and 1970s
The Resistance in Austria, 1938-1945 The Resistance in Austria, 1938-1945 Radomir V. Luza None
The Resistance to Theory The Resistance to Theory Paul de Man 1986 Fall
Explores reasons why the theoretical enterprise is blind to, or “resists,” the radical nature of reading, in six essays that offer a new level of critical and cultural understanding in reference to the works of Jauss, Riffaterre, Benjamin, and Bakhtin.
The Revealing Moment and Other Plays The Revealing Moment and Other Plays Oscar W. Firkins None
The Revival of Metaphysical Poetry: The History of Style, 1800 to the Present The Revival of Metaphysical Poetry The History of Style, 1800 to the Present Joseph E. Duncan None
The Rez Road Follies: Canoes, Casinos, Computers, and Birch Bark Baskets The Rez Road Follies Canoes, Casinos, Computers, and Birch Bark Baskets Jim Northrup 1999 Fall
The popular Native American writer’s humorous and hard-hitting tales.
The Rift The Rift V. Y. Mudimbe 1993 Fall
This work of fiction explores textuality, writing, solitude and death in the context of contemporary African life, and at the same time examines the constitution and materiality of African subjectivity. “Offers an intricate, subtle, and richly allusive meditation on a singular, very specifically demarcated, ‘postcolonial condition’: that of the France-educated, masculine (but ambiguously sexualized) African intellectual, Ahmed Nara.” --Neil Lazarus, Brown University
The Right to Be Out: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in America’s Public Schools The Right to Be Out Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in America’s Public Schools Stuart Biegel 2010 Fall
Recognizing the right of LGBT students and educators to be out at school
The Right to Play Oneself: Looking Back on Documentary Film The Right to Play Oneself Looking Back on Documentary Film Thomas Waugh 2011 Spring
Discussions of “committed” documentary by a “committed” historian of film
The Rigoberta Menchú Controversy The Rigoberta Menchú Controversy Arturo Arias, Editor 2001 Spring
A balanced appraisal of the bitter debate surrounding the autobiography of Guatemala’s 1992 Nobel Peace Prize recipient.
The Rise of Fashion: A Reader The Rise of Fashion A Reader Daniel Leonhard Purdy, Editor 2004 Fall
A remarkable anthology of key writings that parallels the history of fashion with modern life
The Rise of Jonas Olsen: A Norwegian Immigrant’s Saga The Rise of Jonas Olsen A Norwegian Immigrant’s Saga Johannes B. Wist 2005 Fall
A novel of one man’s trials and ambiguous triumphs as a newcomer to America
The Rise of the Ku Klux Klan: Right-Wing Movements and National Politics The Rise of the Ku Klux Klan Right-Wing Movements and National Politics Rory McVeigh 2009 Spring
Rediscovering the Ku Klux Klan as a national movement in the 1920s
The River We Have Wrought: A History of the Upper Mississippi The River We Have Wrought A History of the Upper Mississippi John O. Anfinson 2005 Spring
The sweeping history of how the upper Mississippi has been changed by human intervention
The Road Back to Sweetgrass The Road Back to Sweetgrass Linda LeGarde Grover 2014 Fall
A powerful debut novel of love, hardship, and family bonds on an American Indian reservation—from the author of the award-winning short story collection The Dance Boots
The Road to Botany Bay: An Exploration of Landscape and History The Road to Botany Bay An Exploration of Landscape and History Paul Carter 2010 Spring
Critiques the founding myth of Australia
The Ruptures of American Capital: Women of Color Feminism and the Culture of Immigrant Labor The Ruptures of American Capital Women of Color Feminism and the Culture of Immigrant Labor Grace Kyungwon Hong 2006 Spring
An incisive and far-reaching account of how race and gender reveal the fissures of capitalist society
The Savage Anamoly: The Power of Spinoza’s Metaphysics and Politics The Savage Anamoly The Power of Spinoza’s Metaphysics and Politics Antonio Negri 2000 Spring
A fresh take on this critical philosopher.
The Scar of Visibility: Medical Performances and Contemporary Art The Scar of Visibility Medical Performances and Contemporary Art Petra Kuppers 2006 Fall
Grapples with the limits of medicine and the mysteries of human bodies in contemporary art and culture
The Scientific Marx The Scientific Marx Daniel Little 1986 Fall
The Scope of Morality The Scope of Morality Peter A. French 1979 Fall
The Search for a Method in American Studies The Search for a Method in American Studies Cecil F. Tate None
The Second Man and Other Poems The Second Man and Other Poems Louis O. Coxe None
The Seeds We Planted: Portraits of a Native Hawaiian Charter School The Seeds We Planted Portraits of a Native Hawaiian Charter School Noelani Goodyear-Kaʻōpua 2013 Spring
Reveals the paradoxes of teaching indigenous knowledge within institutions built to marginalize and displace it
The Self-Made Map: Cartographic Writing in Early Modern France The Self-Made Map Cartographic Writing in Early Modern France Tom Conley 2010 Fall
Illuminates the connection between literature, identity, and mapmaking in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century France.
The Semiotics of Passion: From States of Affairs to States of Feelings The Semiotics of Passion From States of Affairs to States of Feelings Algirdas Julien Greimas and Jacques Fontanille 1992 Fall
A thought-provoking investigation of the multifaceted complexity of literary object-semiotics and the various representations of emotions.
The Sense of the World The Sense of the World Jean-Luc Nancy 1997 Fall
An essential exploration of sense and meaning.
The Settlement of Polynesia: A Computer Simulation The Settlement of Polynesia A Computer Simulation Michael R. Levison, R. Gerard Ward and John W. Webb None
The authors report on their use of computer techniques to answer questions surrounding the controversy about how the islands of Polynesia were discovered and settled, a subject on which much writing and research have been focused. In their research the authors devised a computer program which simulated many aspects and variations of Pacific voyaging. They describe the experiments and discuss the conclusions.
The Singing Wilderness The Singing Wilderness Sigurd F. Olson 1997 Fall
A long-awaited paperback edition of this classic bestseller.
The Singular Objects of Architecture The Singular Objects of Architecture Jean Baudrillard and Jean Nouvel 2005 Fall
A revelatory conversation between two major figures in visual culture
The Slumbering Masses: Sleep, Medicine, and Modern American Life The Slumbering Masses Sleep, Medicine, and Modern American Life Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer 2012 Fall
An eye-opening look at why a “good night’s sleep” might be anything but
The Small City and Town: A Conference on Community Relations The Small City and Town A Conference on Community Relations Roland S. Vaile, Editor None
The Snow Lotus: Exploring the Eternal Moment The Snow Lotus Exploring the Eternal Moment Peter M. Leschak 1996 Fall
An engaging new volume by the author of Letters from Side Lake and Seeing the Raven.
The Social Causes of Husband-Wife Violence The Social Causes of Husband-Wife Violence Gerald T. Hotaling, Editor None
Using a variety of approaches, the authors of the essays in this collection examine aspects of family stress from both social and cultural viewpoints. Their shared view is that violence is the result of fundamental contradictions built into family life. Real change will come about only with a restructuring of the relations between men and women. The authors move beyond the problem of physical violence to an understanding of the nature of the family itself.