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The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work, Andrew Hoberek

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The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work
Title
The twilight of the middle class
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post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work
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Andrew Hoberek
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Language
eng
Summary
In The Twilight of the Middle Class, Andrew Hoberek challenges the commonly held notion that post-World War II American fiction eschewed the economic for the psychological or the spiritual. Reading works by Ayn Rand, Ralph Ellison, Saul Bellow, Phillip Roth, Flannery O'Connor, Thomas Pynchon, Don DeLillo, and others, he shows how both the form and content of postwar fiction responded to the transformation of the American middle class from small property owners to white-collar employees. In the process, he produces "compelling new accounts of identity politics and postmodernism that will be of
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Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Princeton paperbacks
The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work, Andrew Hoberek
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The twilight of the middle class : post-World War II American fiction and white-collar work, Andrew Hoberek
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7pf7f
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-154) and index
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online resource
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multicolored
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Contents
  • Ch. 4
  • Flannery O'Connor and the southern origins of identity politics
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  • Introduction : the twilight of the middle class
  • Ch. 1
  • Ayn Rand and the politics of property
  • Ch. 2
  • Race man, organization man, Invisible man
  • Ch. 3
  • "The so-called Jewish novel"
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9781400826810
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