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Author Shi, David E.

Title Facing facts : realism in American thought and culture, 1850-1920 / David E. Shi.

Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  973 SHI    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 394 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-376) and index.
Contents Pt. I. Setting the Stage. 1. Antebellum Idealism. 2. New Paths -- Pt. II. The Generative Forces. 3. Touched with Fire. 4. A Mania for Facts. 5. Goods and Surfaces -- Pt. III. Realism Triumphant. 6. Truth in Fiction. 7. Realism on Canvas. 8. Form Follows Function -- Pt. IV. Extraordinary Realities. 9. Realism and the Social Question. 10. Savage Realism. 11. A World Full of Fists. 12. Ash Can Realism -- Pt. V. An Epoch of Confusion. 13. The Modernist Revolt.
Subject Realism.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 1865-1918.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 1783-1865.
United States -- Civilization -- 1865-1918.
United States -- Civilization -- 1783-1865.
ISBN 0195038924 : $35.00