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Works: 8,654 works in 10,944 publications in 2 languages and 54,515 library holdings
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Classifications: PN3355, 808.3
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Forms of modern fiction; essays collected in honor of Joseph Warren Beach by University of Minnesota( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1964 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immigration and American history : essays in honor of Theodore C. Blegen by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

13 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a conference at the University of Minnesota, Jan. 29-30, 1960
Playwrights for tomorrow : a collection of plays by Arthur H Ballet( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playwrights for Tomorrow was first published in 1972. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. Three playwrights are represented in this, the eighth volume of the continuing series Playwrights for Tomorrow, which makes available the work of playwrights who have been sponsored by the University of Minnesota Office for Advanced Drama Research. Under the program of the O.A.D.R., which is aided by a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation, writers are given the opportunity to work on their scripts and have their plays produced by cooperating theater companies. The program is directed by Arthur H. Ballet, the series editor. The three plays in this volume are A Gun Play by Yale M. Udoff, Anniversary on Weedy Hill by Allen Joseph, and The Nihilist by William N. Monson. Professor Ballet provides an introduction in which he explains the purpose and scope of the O.A.D.R. program, recounts some of its history and accomplishments, and tells a little about the O.A.D.R. productions of each of the plays included here. A Gun Play was produced by the Hartford Stage Company in Hartford, Connecticut, under the direction of Paul Weidner. Later it had an off-Broadway run in New York City, staged by commercial producers. The author, Yale Udoff, is a professional writer primarily involved in the mass media. Anniversary on Weedy Hill was produced by Theatre West, a professional company in West Hollywood, California. Allen Joseph, the author, a professional actor in film and television, turned to playwriting in the midst of a well-established career in the theater. The Nihilist was the second play of the O.A.D.R. offered through the facilities of the University of California at Davis Theatre under the direction of Alfred Rossi. William Monson, the playwright, is from the world of academe
Pollution and marine ecology; proceedings by Theodore A Olson( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature and mind : selected essays of Frederick J.E. Woodbridge by Frederick James Eugene Woodbridge( Book )

14 editions published between 1937 and 1966 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays and addresses presented by Frederick Woodbridge covering a period from 1894 to when he addressed the Church Congress at Boston to 1936 when he contributed to the Journal of Philosophy. Selected writings chosen by a small group of Woodbridge's former students, show the changes and developments in a philosophy essentially constant, and probably make more available a unified view of the author's constructive ideas and metaphysical position than any single one of his published writings. ( Foreword of book, by Editorial Committee)
Self-concept, advances in theory and research by Mervin D Lynch( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nutrition for your pregnancy : the University of Minnesota guide by Judith E Brown( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profits in the modern economy ... selected papers by Harold W Stevenson( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the teaching of English to non-English speakers in the United States by Harold B Allen( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two-year pilot study, covering the period between april 1964 and april 1966, provides statistical information concerning the educational background and qualifications of the teachers, the variety of teaching situations, and the materials involved in the teaching of english as a second language in the united states. Specific problems and needs in the field are pointed out. Recommendations of the committees on administration, teacher preparation, methods and materials, and research are included in appendix A. representative english-teaching programs in new mexico, florida, maine, california, new york, arizona, and utah are described in appendix B. appendices c and d contain the questionnaires used in the survey and a list of tables and key findings. This document is published by the national council of teachers of english, 508 south sixth street, champaign, illinois, 61820. (am)
Trends in student personnel work; a collection of papers read at a conference sponsored by the Univ. of Minnesota to celebrate a quarter century of student personnel work and to honor Professor Donald G. Paterson by University of Minnesota( Book )

9 editions published between 1949 and 1960 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plant seed, development, preservation, and germination : the proceedings of a Symposium on the Development, Preservation, and Germination of the Plant Seed held at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, March 21-23, 1978 by Irwin Rubenstein( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Plant Seed: Development, Preservation, and Germination presents papers delivered on the symposium on plant seed, held at the University of Minnesota in 1978. The volume discusses the development, preservation, and germination of the plant seed. The topics of this compendium focus on various aspects of the plant seed. The first group of papers describes genetic, hormonal, and molecular events associated with seed development, with particular attention given to the molecular biology of storage protein formation; the second group of papers examines the physiological and genetic aspects of ger
Molecular genetic modification of eucaryotes by Irwin Rubenstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molecular Genetic Modification of Eucaryotes reviews the current state of knowledge and techniques potentially useful for the molecular genetic modification of eucaryotes. The book interfaces molecular genetics, plant cell and tissue culture, and plant improvement. Topics include cell and tissue culture, protoplasts, somatic cell fusion, cellular mutagenesis, regeneration of new plant types, and the applicability of these techniques to plant improvements. Viruses and viral integration; integration and expression of foreign genetic material in human cells, Drosophila, plant cells, and legumes
Genetic improvement of crops : emergent techniques by Irwin Rubenstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocations open to college women by University of Minnesota( Book )

7 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the numbers of women graduating from college increased in the first decade of the 20th century, the issue of what to do after graduation became more important. This book is typical of the literature aimed at helping college-educated women choose areas of work
Induction, probability, and confirmation by Grover Maxwell( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Induction, Probability, and Confirmation
Playwrights for tomorrow : a collection of plays, volume 13 by Arthur H Ballet( )

2 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playwrights for Tomorrow was first published in 1975. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. Four plays by writers who have worked under the auspices of the Office for Advanced Drama Research (O.A.D.R.) at the University of Minnesota are published in this volume, the thirteenth in the series of such collections. The O.A.D.R. program, which is directed by Arthur H. Ballet, the series editor, provides an opportunity for promising playwrights to work with cooperating theatres in the production of their plays. The plays in this volume are The Tunes of Chicken Little by Robert Gordon, The Inheritance by Ernest A. Joselovitz, Blessing by Joseph Landon, and The Kramer by Mark Medoff. Three of the plays--those by Robert Gordon, Joseph Landon, and Mark Medoff--were produced by the American Conservatory Theatre of San Francisco. The play by Mr. Joselovitz was presented by the University of Minnesota Theatre in Minneapolis. In his introduction Mr. Ballet comments on the achievements and problems of the O.A.D.R. program. He reports that since the program began it had had about one hundred plays produced in some sixty theatres, not only in the United States but also in Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, and Canada. However, he writes, it became increasingly difficult to find playhouses willing to risk the challenge of new plays and playwrights. "More dangerous still," he writes, "has been the tendency for some directors to make theatre their own, highly personal art. Because so many of these directors only like what they know, and they don't know what to make of new work at all, they cannot truly judge and anticipate as a stage piece anything beyond their immediate ken. The rejections are cavalier and unthinking. The directors' lament that there are no new, exciting playwrights must be answered with the accusation that there really are damned few new, exciting, perceptive directors."
 
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Playwrights for tomorrow : a collection of plays
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