WorldCat Identities

Zimbardo, Rose A.

Overview
Works: 23 works in 123 publications in 3 languages and 8,551 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR6039.O32, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rose A Zimbardo
Tolkien and the critics; essays on J.R.R. Tolkien's The lord of the rings by Neil D Isaacs( Book )

36 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen critical essays analyze the quality, sources, and influence of Tolkien's trilogy
Twentieth century interpretations of Major Barbara; a collection of critical essays by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding The lord of the rings : the best of Tolkien criticism( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher's description: When first published, The Lord of the Rings stood far from the mainstream: no one had seen anything like it for decades. Tolkien's almost stridently antimodern tale needed valiant defenders, vocal admirers who understood its sources and relished its monumental scale. While such champions of modernism as Edmund Wilson mocked Tolkien's archaic structure and language, W.H. Auden -- a great modernist poet in his own right -- rose to his defense with a spirited essay on the true nature of the Hero Quest. Edmund Fuller's essay collected here discusses the nature of the fairy tale, returning to the roots of the term to remove the treacle of Disney and restore the value of realistic enchantment. Tolkien's friend C.S. Lewis takes up the question of why, if you have a serious comment to make about real life, you would drape it in a never-never land of your own. He shrewdly argues that it is because real life does have mythic and heroic qualities -- in abundance. This collection also includes, among others, essays by Marion Zimmer Bradley, Verlyn Flieger, Paul Kocher, Jane Chance, and each of the editors, as well as a brand-new essay by Tom Shippey that shows us how to process all this vast learning, adding to it the many delights of the film versions of Tolkien's epic masterpiece, so we can relish his achievement all the more
Tolkien, new critical perspectives( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wycherley's drama, a link in the development of English satire by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

13 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mirror to nature : transformations in drama and aesthetics, 1660-1732 by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At zero point : discourse, culture, and satire in Restoration England by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rose Zimbardo's hypothesis is based on Hans Blumenberg's concept of "zero point"--The moment when an epistemology collapses under the weight of questions it has itself raised and simultaneously a new epistemology begins to construct itself. Zimbardo demonstrates that the Restoration marked both the collapse of the Renaissance order and the birth of modernism (with its new conceptions of self, nation, gender, language, logic, subjectivity, and reality)." "Zimbardo examines works by Rochester, Oldham, Wycherley, and the early Swift for examples of Restoration deconstructive satire that, she argues, measure the collapse of Renaissance epistemology. Constructive satire, as exemplified in works by Dryden, has at its discursive center the "I" from which all order arises to be projected to the external world."--Jacket
Across the curriculum : thinking, reading, writing by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major Barbara a collection of critical essays by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-American culture in the eighteenth century( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical reviews of Paradise lost, John Milton( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conceptual design in Shakespeare's comedies by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructor's manual [for] In print, critical reading and writing by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conceptual design in Shakespeare's comedy : an analysis of comic form by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ying xiang tai du yu gai bian xing wei by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xin li xue yu sheng huo by Richard J Gerrig( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu gong 18 zhang,Zhu yao nei rong bao kuo sheng huo zhong de xin li xue,Xin li xue de yan jiu fang fa,Xing wei de sheng wu xue ji chu,Gan jue,Xin li yi shi he qi ta zhuang tai,Xue xi yu xing wei fen xi,Ji yi,Ren zhi guo cheng dong ji,Li jie ren lei ren ge,Xin li zhi liao,She hui guo cheng yu guan xi deng
Psychology core concepts and my psychology lab starter by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ni he shi yao chi mian hua tang? : Shi jian xin li xue yu qi xing ren ge = The time paradox by Rose A Zimbardo( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ben shu yi zhi ming de jin ba duo shi jian guan liang biao wei zhu zhou,Bang zhu ni le jie zi ji de shi jian guan,Bing ti gong ge zhong lian xi,Jiao ni fang xia zuo tian,Xiang shou jin tian,Zhang wo ming tian,Zhen xi bao gui de shi jian he sheng ming
African-American culture in the eighteenth century( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mirror to Nature by Rose A Zimbardo( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Understanding The lord of the rings : the best of Tolkien criticism
Alternative Names
Zimbardo, Rose.

Zimbardo Rose 1932-....

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Zimbardo, Rose Abdelnour.

Languages
English (109)

Chinese (5)

Catalan (1)

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At zero point : discourse, culture, and satire in Restoration England