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Pinsker, Sanford

Overview
Works: 53 works in 189 publications in 1 language and 12,241 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Encyclopedias  Study guides  Interviews  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Signer
Classifications: PS3537.A426, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Sanford Pinsker
 
Most widely held works by Sanford Pinsker
The catcher in the rye : innocence under pressure by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanford Pinsker's reading of the Catcher in the Rye goes through the novel chronologically, in a manner perfectly conducive to side-by-side reading, and provides helpful chapters on historical background and critical reception
The schlemiel as metaphor; studies in the Yiddish and American Jewish novel by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

27 editions published between 1967 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish-American history and culture : an encyclopedia( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... Individuals. it provides not only factual information, but also offers commentary and analysis. each entry contains an up-to-date bibliography. includes an extensive Name/Subject index
Jewish-American fiction, 1917-1987 by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Jewish-American fiction, 1917-1987
Understanding Joseph Heller by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To add a significant phrase to our language is no easy feat, but that is precisely what Joseph Heller (1923-1999) did with "catch-22," the principle of absurdist logic and bureaucratic foul-up that energized his debut novel, Catch-22, in 1961. In this revised edition of Understanding Joseph Heller, Sanford Pinsker explores the idiosyncratic vision that permeates Heller's complete body of work, as he maps the dark terrain Heller carved out, novel by novel, with considerable verbal dazzle and the uncompromising outrage of the classical satirist." "This updated edition includes new chapters on Closing Time, the sequel to Catch-22; Now and Then, Heller's memoir of growing up in Brooklyn; Portrait of an Artist, as an Old Man, his posthumously published novel; and Catch as Catch Can, a collection of assorted short stories and sketches."--Jacket
The comedy that "hoits" : an essay on the fiction of Philip Roth by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

8 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Pacific northwest poets : William Stafford, Richard Hugo, and David Wagoner by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical essays on Philip Roth( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding The catcher in the rye : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the background and themes of "Catcher in the Rye," discusses the novel's censorship, and examines the character of Holden Caulfield
The uncompromising fictions of Cynthia Ozick by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The languages of Joseph Conrad by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bearing the bad news : contemporary American literature and culture by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worrying about race, 1985-1995 : reflections during a troubled time by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Churches' response to the Holocaust( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature, the arts, and the Holocau[st]( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus meets the press, and other tragi-comedies of our time by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still-life and other poems by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General essays( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memory breaks off and other poems by Sanford Pinsker( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The catcher in the rye : innocence under pressure
Alternative Names
Pinsker, Sanford

Languages
English (143)

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Understanding Joseph HellerUnderstanding The catcher in the rye : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documentsWorrying about race, 1985-1995 : reflections during a troubled timeOedipus meets the press, and other tragi-comedies of our time