New eBooks for German Studies and Comparative Literature

A selected list of new eBooks from Project MUSE and HathiTrust relevant for German Studies and Comparative Literature. Millions of eBooks are available to WU faculty, students, and staff! For tips on finding them, see our guide on finding eBooks.

buildingnational Building a national literature : the case of Germany, 1830-1870 / Peter Uwe Hohendahl ; translated by Renate Baron Franciscono.  Original title: Literarische Kultur im Zeitalter des Liberalismus 1830-1870. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1989.






germanorientalisms German orientalisms / Todd Kontje. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2004.






institutionscriticism The institution of criticism / Peter Uwe Hohendahl. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1982.







reappraisals Reappraisals : shifting alignments in postwar critical theory / Peter Uwe Hohendahl. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1991.






selfpleasures The self and its pleasures : Bataille, Lacan, and the history of the decentered subject / Carolyn J. Dean. Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1992.






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Brian Vetruba is Germanic Languages and Literatures, Comparative Literature, and European Studies Librarian at Washington University in St. Louis