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Irving Louis Horowitz (1929–2012)

Autor/a de Power, politics, and people; the collected essays of C. Wright Mills

73+ obres 663 Membres 4 Ressenyes

Sobre l'autor

Irving Louis Horowitz is Hannah Arendt Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Sociology & Political Science at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. (Bowker Author Biography)
Crèdit de la imatge: via author's website, irvinglouishorowitz.org

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Obres de Irving Louis Horowitz

The Anarchists (1964) — Editor — 112 exemplars
Cuban Communism (1970) 27 exemplars
Taking Lives (1884) 26 exemplars
The Decomposition of Sociology (1993) 20 exemplars
Los anarquistas (2 vols) (1979) 16 exemplars
Masses in Latin America (1970) 11 exemplars
Il giuoco della guerra (2013) 8 exemplars
Contemporary Earth Science (1976) 2 exemplars
Revolución en Brasil (1978) 2 exemplars

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The Complete Black Book of Russian Jewry (1999) — Pròleg, algunes edicions137 exemplars
In gods we trust : new patterns of religious pluralism in America (1980) — Col·laborador — 34 exemplars
The Unbought Grace of Life: Essays in Honor of Russell Kirk (1999) — Col·laborador — 7 exemplars

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Clásico del romanticismo
 
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JCSantamaria | Feb 18, 2021 |
In this distinctive, unromanticized look at the immigrant experience and cultural assimilation, Rutgers sociology professor Horowitz, son of Russian-Jewish immigrants, writes of "growing up absurd in the streets of Black Harlem" during the 1930s. Though relations between blacks and Jews were tense, the author emulated blacks' "wild individualism"; he regularly visited the Apollo theater, where he saw Duke Ellington and Count Basie perform. The streets taught survival: numbers-running and ticket-scalping were a source of cash for Horowitz; turf wars and muggings were commonplace. The family, headed by a tyrannical father who beat the author and his sister, eventually moved out of Harlem, first to Brooklyn, then the Bronx.… (més)
 
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mrsdanaalbasha | Mar 12, 2016 |
Old. Contains some early writings on development theory by some leading writers such as Furtado. The introductory essay by Horowitz is strange and eccentric.
 
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johnclaydon | Mar 23, 2011 |

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Obres
73
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3
Membres
663
Popularitat
#38,038
Valoració
4.0
Ressenyes
4
ISBN
163
Llengües
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