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Engell, James 1951-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 180 publications in 3 languages and 6,439 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  History  Biography  Outlines and syllabi  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR4476, 821.7
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Most widely held works by James Engell
The creative imagination : Enlightenment to Romanticism by James Engell( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schr. bespreekt in het licht van zijn stelling, dat creatieve verbeeldingskracht reeds tijdens de Verlichting van belang werd, ideeën van achttiende-eeuwse Duitse en Engelse denkers en auteurs
Teaching literature : what is needed now( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saving higher education in the age of money by James Engell( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1965 an increasing preoccupation with money has resulted in the inversion of its role in higher education, from a practical means to an end that crowds out all others. No longer do students and parents choose the best education that "money can buy." Instead, they are faced with choosing which college or university will "buy them more money." This comes as no real surprise, as the cost of attending a four-year college has doubled since 1985. Yet the question persists: at what real cost are we sending our students to college? The authors argue that the counterbalancing attitudes that used to temper a focus on money with other equally legitimate and more fundamental goals have steadily weakened, resulting in a new consensus that elevates money and the marketing of oneself and one's institution to the foremost ambitions of the intellectual world. This new minimization of higher education to the category of an investment to be repaid has damaged all disciplines not directly associated with money, particularly the humanities
Johnson and his age( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forming the critical mind : Dryden to Coleridge by James Engell( Book )

11 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The committed word : literature and public values by James Engell( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the past century, literary education, often divorced from rhetoric, has grown increasingly distant from the practice of language in statecraft, law, religion, and ethics. Yet literature and rhetoric retain open, independent powers to enhance what Emerson calls "the conduct of life." In these essays, James Engell argues that a more complete literary training can foster a heightened sense of shared social experience, an awareness of diverse views, a love of language, and a more powerful ability to express the values we enshrine or debate. Revealing a set of deep intersections among literature, politics, rhetoric, and the public deliberation of values, he explores how dedicated individuals of different callings resort to heightened language in order to secure knowledge, test beliefs, consider policy, and promote action."--Jacket
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, a biographical study by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life of author Samuel Taylor Coleridge and presents a sample of his poetry, including complete works and excerpts, with a brief, explanatory introduction to each
Biographia literaria by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and Korean and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British poet states his belief in that philosophy is the basis of criticism
Coleridge : the early family letters by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard scholars in English, 1890 to 1990( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected letters by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the known letters of Coleridge which, when read consecutively, tell the story of his life
The collected works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Saving higher education in the age of money
Alternative Names
Engell, Jim.

Engell, Jim 1951-

Languages
English (115)

German (1)

Korean (1)

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Saving higher education in the age of moneyJohnson and his ageThe committed word : literature and public valuesSamuel Taylor Coleridge, a biographical studyBiographia literariaThe collected worksThe collected worksThe collected works