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Houston, John Porter

Overview
Works: 25 works in 149 publications in 3 languages and 8,087 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Other, Honoree
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Most widely held works by John Porter Houston
Victor Hugo by John Porter Houston( Book )

25 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Victor Hugo
The demonic imagination; style and theme in French romantic poetry by John Porter Houston( Book )

8 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The design of Rimbaud's poetry by John Porter Houston( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 1977 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French symbolism and the modernist movement : a study of poetic structures by John Porter Houston( Book )

12 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictional technique in France, 1802-1927; an introduction by John Porter Houston( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French symbolist poetry : an anthology by John Porter Houston( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shape and style of Proust's novel by John Porter Houston( Book )

7 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rhetoric of poetry in the Renaissance and seventeenth century by John Porter Houston( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespearean sentences : a study in style and syntax by John Porter Houston( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traditions of French prose style : a rhetorical study by John Porter Houston( Book )

11 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joyce and prose : an exploration of the language of Ulysses by John Porter Houston( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterns of thought in Rimbaud and Mallarmé by John Porter Houston( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shaping of text : style, imagery, and structure in French literature : essays in honor of John Porter Houston( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shaping of Text pays homage to the work of the late John Porter Houston, who wrote extensively on style, rhetoric, and narrative and poetic techniques in Western European literature. It is appropriate that the essays in this volume focus on the form of the literary work and the ways in which form determines meaning. William Calin's essay on the saint's life analyzes the use of antithesis as a poetic and structural device that illustrates the saint's fundamental
Génitrix by François Mauriac( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Génitrix" est un roman de 1923 duquel se détache la silhouette très noire d'une mère abusive dont le fils quinquagénaire a décidé de se marier, contre son avis
Fundamentals of learning and memory by John P Houston( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fundamentals of Learning and Memory, Second Edition provides information pertinent to the basic conditioning processes. This book presents an integration of the fields of animal and human learning.Organized into six parts encompassing 17 chapters, this edition begins with an overview of the definition of learning that encompasses many of the elements of alternative definitions. This text then considers the processes of acquisition, including a detailed discussion of contiguity, practice, and reinforcement. Other chapters include an extensive discussion of issues, problems, and alternative theories within the field of retention. This book discusses as well the problem of transfer, with emphasis on stimulus generation and transfer of training. The final chapter deals with behavior modification as a general method for understanding, altering, and controlling behavior, which differs dramatically from more traditional clinical or therapeutic approaches. This book is a valuable resource for psychologists, behavior therapists, behavior modification theorists, and psychology students
Fictional technique in France, 1802-1927 by John Porter Houston( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invitation to psychology by John P Houston( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictional technique in France by John Porter Houston( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Survery of the World's Literature: Victor Hugo by John Porter Houston( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mauriac : Génitrix( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Houston, John P.

Houston, John P. 1933-1987

John Porter Houston American university teacher (1933-1987)

John Porter Houston Amerikaans hoogleraar (1933-1987)

John Porter Houston US-amerikanischer Romanist

Porter Houston, John 1933-1987

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