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Lowenthal, Leo

Overview
Works: 155 works in 534 publications in 5 languages and 7,321 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Biography  Records and correspondence  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN511, 809.03
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Most widely held works by Leo Lowenthal
Prophets of deceit : a study of the techniques of the American agitator by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

28 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature and the image of man : sociological studies of the European drama and novel, 1600-1900 by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture and social character; the work of David Riesman reviewed by Seymour Martin Lipset( Book )

22 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature and the image of man; sociological studies of the European drama and novel, 1600-1900 by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

38 editions published between 1912 and 1970 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature and mass culture by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Professor Lowenthal's distinguished contributions to humanistic sociology need no endorsement from his colleagues."--Robert K. Merton This first volume of the collected writings of sociologist Leo Lowenthal contains his classic theoretical and historical writings on the relationship of art to mass culture. This book series presents Lowenthal's contributions to a theory of the role of communication in modern society
Erzählkunst und Gesellschaft: die Gesellschaftsproblematik in der deutschen Literatur des 19 by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

18 editions published in 1971 in German and English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

False prophets : studies on authoritarianism by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The studies in this volume deal with problems of authoritarianism and anti-Semitism. Lowenthal's book-length contribution, "Prophets of Deceit," which begins this collection, is a classic of political psychology. This research study is followed by an essay, "Terror's Atomization of Man." Lowenthal uses this material for a theory of the psychological mechanisms operative under terrorist conditions and their significance for contemporary society
Literatur und Gesellschaft; das Buch in der Massenkulture by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in German and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical theory and Frankfurt theorists : lectures, correspondence, conversations by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and German and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The core of this volume presents Lowenthal's sixty-year-long intellectual career as a critical theorist and sociologist. The book includes some of his speeches on Theodor Adorno and Walter Benjamin and includes excerpts from conversations on his life as a scholar and teacher, as managing editor of the Institute for Social Research's famous journal, as government servant during and immediately after World War II, and as observer and critic of contemporary culture and politics. Together these selections reveal an intriguing biographical panorama of a major intellectual figure
Literature and the image of man by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Lowenthal's] argument for literature as an accurate indicator of its society rests on sensitive, alert textual criticism, deep historical familiarity, and effective use of conventional sociological concepts."--Robert N. Wilson, Contemporary Sociology This volume's predominant theme is bourgeois mentality and its historical development. The works of Lope de Vega, Calderón, Cervantes, and Shakespeare, among others, are analyzed within the historical framework of the decline of feudalism and the rise of the absolute regimes. Those of Moliére and Goethe are set against the background of an evol
Das Bild des Menschen in der Literatur by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in German and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitmachen wollte ich nie : ein autobiographisches Gespräch mit Helmut Dubiel by Helmut Dubiel( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in German and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notizen zur Literatursoziologie by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

9 editions published in 1975 in German and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literatur und Massenkultur by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in German and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das bürgerliche Bewusstsein in der Literatur by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in German and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communication in society by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Frühschriften by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judaica, Vorträge, Briefe by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falsche Propheten : Studien zum Autoritarismus by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schriften by Leo Lowenthal( Book )

in German and Multiple languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Leo Löwenthal deutscher Soziologe

Leo Löwenthal Duits socioloog (1900-1993)

Leo Löwenthal sociòleg alemany

Leo Löwenthal sociólogo alemán

Leo Löwenthal sociologo tedesco

Leo Löwenthal sociologue allemand

Löwenthal, Leo.

Lowenthal, Leo 1900-

Löwenthal, Leo 1900-1993

Лёвенталь, Лео

Лео Левенталь

לובנטל, ליאו

לובנטל, ליאו סוציולוג גרמני

ਲੀਓ ਲੋਵੈਨਥਾਲ

レオ・ローウェンタール

ローウェンタール, L

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