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The Dispossessed
Language: un
Pages: 341
Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1974 - Publisher: Harpercollins

Frequently reissued with the same ISBN, but with slightly differing bibliographical details.
The New Utopian Politics of Ursula K. Le Guin's The Dispossessed
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Laurence Davis, Peter G. Stillman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Description of the seductions - and snares - of self-managed communist or, in other words, anarchist society. This title, an edited collection of original essays on "Le Guin's The Dispossessed", represents an exploration of the political ramifications of this work by a wide interdisciplinary swath of scholars from around the
TVA and the Dispossessed
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Michael J. McDonald, John Muldowny
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981-12 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

One of the most notable agencies of the New Deal era, the Tennessee Valley Authority was created with a warrant to plan for the socioeconomic improvement of "forgotten" Americans. The construction of the Norris Dam, it was thought, would benefit the region socially as well as economically. This book analyzes
Politics of the Dispossessed
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Hafizullah Emadi
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

This study provides a comprehensive analysis of state-society development in the most volatile region of the world. In the Middle East, various anti-systemic movements and radical Islam often clashed and resisted the domination of the region by the world's major imperial powers. Emadi investigates state, revolution, and development in the
Republic of the Dispossessed
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Rowland Berthoff
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: University of Missouri Press

To consider modern American society as exceptional - that is, as distinctive and different from any contemporary European pattern of thought - is therefore, in Berthoff's theory, not at all the "illogical absurdity" that current conventional wisdom makes it.