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Muller, Gilbert H. 1941-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 302 publications in 2 languages and 11,450 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biographies  Abstracts  Literatures 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: PE1417, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gilbert H Muller
William Cullen Bryant : author of America by Gilbert H Muller( )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 2,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proclaimed by James Fenimore Cooper to be "the author of America," William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878) was one of nineteenth century America's foremost poets and public intellectuals. In this, the first major biography of Bryant in almost forty years, Gilbert H. Muller reintroduces a quintessential New Yorker who commanded the nation's literary, cultural, urban, and political life for more than half a century
New strangers in paradise : the immigrant experience and contemporary American fiction by Gilbert H Muller( )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examining the groups of immigrants in the cultural and historical context both of America and of the lands from which they originated, Muller argues that this "fourth wave" of immigration has led to a creative flowering in modern fiction. The book offers a fresh perspective on the writings of Vladimir Nabokov, Saul Bellow, William Styron, Maxine Hong Kingston, Amy Tan, Oscar Hijuelos, Jamaica Kincaid, Bharati Mukherjee, Rudolfo Anaya, and many others. These writers, Muller claims, are nation builders who have transformed and continue to change our national mythology as well as the literary canon."--Jacket
Nightmares and visions: Flannery O'Connor and the Catholic grotesque by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

13 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chester Himes by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Chester Himes
The Short prose reader by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

45 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a rhetorically organized collection of brief essays combined with support for reading and writing, including suggestions for writing essays on topics suggested by the readings
John A. Williams by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The McGraw-Hill reader : issues across the disciplines by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This cross-curricular composition reader emphasizes writing as thinking. Organized thematically, it includes prose works spanning various ages, cultures and subjects. It encourages students to respond actively to the essays and to formulate their own critical judgements
Gateways to democracy : six urban community college systems( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The nation's urban community college confront unique problems and challenges in fulfilling their missions. Enrolling large percentages of women, immigrants, and members of minority groups, these institutions serve as gateways to democracy for nontraditional students living in major cities of the United States. The urban community college struggles to preserve access and educational opportunity in a political environment that typically does not support coherent public policy or positive urban agendas. This volume ... contains six case studies of urban community college school systems in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Seattle, and Baltimore."--Publisher
The McGraw-Hill reader by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... [This book] ... presents classic and contemporary essays for ... college students. -Preface
Achieving administrative diversity( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln and William Cullen Bryant : their Civil War by Gilbert H Muller( )

16 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and German and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This definitive dual portrait offers a fresh perspective on Abraham Lincoln and William Cullen Bryant's crucial role in elevating him to the presidency. The book also sheds new light on the influence that zBryant and his classy (as Lincoln called the Radical Republican faction whose views Bryant articulated) wielded on the chief executive. How the cautious president and the preeminent editor of the Fourth Estate interacted--and how their ideological battle tilted gradually in Bryant's favor--is the centerpiece of this study. A work of meticulous scholarship and a model of compression, Lincoln and Bryant is a watershed account of two Republicans fighting common enemies (and each other) during the Civil War era
The new world reader : thinking and writing about the global community by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With compelling selections by some of the world's most respected and critically acclaimed writers, The New World Reader encourages exploration of some of the most significant global challenges of the 21st century. Students consider topics that affect their lives, such as the challenges and consequences of globalization, global warming, bilingual education, and redefined gender roles. Challenged by such notable contemporary thinkers and writers as Richard Rodriguez, Bharati Mukherjee, Kwame Anthony Appiah, Kofi Annan, Barbara Ehrenreich, and Arundhati Roy, students develop their reading and critical-thinking skills. A consistent pedagogical apparatus includes brief chapter introductions, author headnotes, and pre-reading questions that offer students a preview of the central theme in each section. Exercise sets follow each essay, providing for writing, reading, discussion, and exploration opportunities
Major modern essayists by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This essay reader provides in-depth introductions to fifteen of this century's most distinctive writers of nonfiction prose in the English language. The collection is arranged chronologicallyfrom Virginia Woolf to Barry Lopezand includes authors from the United States and Great Britain. A final section of essays offers a single selection by each of ten outstanding writers from around the world
The McGraw-Hill introduction to literature by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workflow modeling assistance by case-based reading by Gilbert H Muller( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert Muller introduces the foundations of Business Process Management as well as Case-based Reasoning and presents a novel approach to assist the complex, time-consuming, and error-prone task of workflow modeling. By means of methods from artificial intelligence, in particular from the field of Case-based Reasoning, he shows how workflows can be automatically constructed according to a query specified by the user. Thus, the modeling process can be supported substantially, which addresses a highly relevant problem in many workflow domains
Hemingway and the Spanish Civil War : the distant sound of battle by Gilbert H Muller( )

6 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'During the 1930s, no event was more absorbing or galvanizing to Ernest Hemingway than the Spanish Civil War. Hemingway was passionately devoted to the cause of the democratically elected Spanish Republic and he spent much of the war reporting from its front lines, producing a deeply political body of work that illuminated the conflict and presaged the world war to come. In the end, his immersive journey into the turbulent world of the Spanish Civil War resulted in For Whom the Bell Tolls, a landmark in American political fiction. This book offers a fresh account of Hemingway's adventures in Spain during the Civil War, stressing his embrace of radical political action and discourse in defense of the Republic against the forces of Fascism. On the eightieth anniversary of For Whom the Bell Tolls, Gilbert H. Muller reconsiders Hemingway as an engaged artist, political actor, and visionary."--Back cover
Bridges : literature across cultures by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology of literature from the many American cultures as well as cultures around the world is intended for use in today's college composition and introductory literature courses. Offering a blend of classic favorites and selections from other cultures, the anthology contains some 300 stories, poems, and plays from the six habitable continents of the world. The works in the anthology, by many prize-winning authors, living and dead, celebrate the diversity of the expanded literary canon. Within each section in the anthology, readers/students will encounter sections on fiction, poetry, and drama. An introductions opens each chapter, while questions for discussion and writing follow many selections. End-of-section apparatus permits comparative assessment of authors. Sections are divided thematically, as follows: Children and Families; Women and Men; Caste and Class; War and Peace; and Faith and Doubt. Biographical profiles of the authors and a useful glossary of literary terms conclude the anthology. (Nka)
Ways in : approaches to reading and writing about literature by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the point : reading and writing short arguments by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways in : approaches to reading and writing about literature and film by Gilbert H Muller( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This brief guide introduces students to reading and writing about fiction, poetry, drama, and film; surveys major critical approaches to these genres; and illustrates the importance of understanding works in the context of time and culture."--Publisher's description
 
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William Cullen Bryant : author of America
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New strangers in paradise : the immigrant experience and contemporary American fictionThe Short prose readerThe McGraw-Hill reader : issues across the disciplinesGateways to democracy : six urban community college systemsAchieving administrative diversityThe new world reader : thinking and writing about the global communityMajor modern essayistsThe McGraw-Hill introduction to literature
Alternative Names
Muller, G.H.

Muller, Gil.

Muller, Gilbert

Muller, Gilbert H

Muller, Gilbert Henry.

Languages
English (214)

German (1)