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Cahalan, James M.

Overview
Works: 11 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 5,047 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Chronologies  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PS3551.B2, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James M Cahalan
Edward Abbey : a life by James M Cahalan( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delves into the private life of twentieth-century American novelist and environmentalist Edward Abbey, or "Cactus Ed," showing the man behind the persona he put forth as a writer and a public speaker
The Irish novel : a critical history by James M Cahalan( Book )

18 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great hatred, little room : the Irish historical novel by James M Cahalan( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double visions : women and men in modern and contemporary Irish fiction by James M Cahalan( Book )

10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, James M. Cahalan examines gender issues in the writings and in the lives of a dozen notable Irish authors and their fictional characters."--BOOK JACKET. "Covering literature from the late nineteenth century to the present, be seeks to close the gender gap in Irish literary history by pairing similar works of fiction by both men and women. The author addresses, for instance, how women writers' characterizations of men compare with men's representations of women."--Jacket
Liam O'Flaherty : a study of the short fiction by James M Cahalan( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an in-depth critical introduction to the short stories of Liam O'Flaherty. Includes a detailed analyses of every significant story, biographical information, a chronology of the artist's life and works, and a representative selection of critical responses
Practicing theory in introductory college literature courses by James M Cahalan( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connecting the separate worlds of literary theorists and literature teachers in higher education, this collection of essays by 20 college teachers shares their ideas about using theorists' concepts to turn undergraduates from passive receivers of information into active thinkers about meaning in literature. Following an introduction by James M. Cahalan and David B. Downing, essays in the collection are: "Reading from Inside and Outside of One's Community" (David Bleich); "Combining Personal and Textual Experience: a Reader-Response Approach to Teaching American Literature" (Patricia Prandini Buckler); "From Clinic to Classroom while Uncovering the Evil Dead in 'Dracula': a Psychoanalytic Pedagogy" (Mark S. Paris); "'Text,''Reader,''Author,' and 'History' in the Introduction to Literature Course" (John Schilb); "In Search of Our Sisters' Rhetoric: Teaching through Reception Theory" (Louise Z. Smith); "The Historical Necessity for--and Difficulties with--New Historical Analysis in Introductory Literature Courses" (Brook Thomas); "The Reader and the Text: Ideologies in Dialogue" (John Clifford); "Confrontational Pedagogy and the Introductory Literature Course" (Ronald Strickland); "The Walls We Don't See: Toward Collectivist Pedagogies as Political Struggle" (C. Mark Hurlbert); "Feminist Theory, Literary Canons, and the Construction of Textual Meanings" (Barbara Frey Waxman); "Coyote Midwife in the Classroom: Introducing Literature with Feminist Dialogics" (Patrick D. Murphy); "a Multicultural Introduction to Literature" (Phillipa Kafka); "'Who Was That Masked Man?': Literary Criticism and the Teaching of African American Literature in Introductory Courses" (Pancho Savery); "Less Is More: Coverage, Critical Diversity, and the Limits of Pluralism" (Douglas Lanier); "From Discourse in Life to Discourse in Poetry: Teaching Poems as Bakhtinian Speech Genres" (Don Bialostosky); "Teaching Deconstruction: Theory and Practice in the Undergraduate Literature Classroom" (Lois Tyson); "Reading Deconstructively in the Two-Year College Introductory Literature Classroom" (Thomas Fink); "Practicing Textual Theory and Teaching Formula Fiction" (M. H. Dunlop); "Theory as Equipment for (Postmodern) Living" (Thomas McLaughlin); "Students as Theorists: Collaborative Hypertextbooks" (James J. Sosnoski); and "Selected Further Resources for Theory and Pedagogy: a Bibliographic Essay" (James M. Cahalan and David B. Downing). A 31-page comprehensive listing of references is attached. (Rs)
Modern Irish literature and culture : a chronology by James M Cahalan( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first book-length chronology of its kind, Modern Irish Literature and Culture: A Chronology identifies, explains, and interrelates events in Irish literature and culture since 1600. Arranged by topical categories, the work connects developments in drama, fiction, poetry, and prose nonfiction to related historical and political events and parallel advances in architecture, art, film, and music. More than a mere listing of facts, this very readable narrative offers original insights based on the best interdisciplinary scholarship. Complete with informative introduction, detailed map of the country, biographical sketches of recurrent figures, bibliography, and comprehensive index, Modern Irish Literature and Culture: A Chronology is destined to become an essential resource for beginning students and established scholars alike
My people : Edward Abbey's Appalachian roots in Indiana County, Pennsylvania by James M Cahalan( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Radiowest by Utah) KUER (Radio station : Salt Lake City( Recording )

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

The University of Utah KUER's radio show, Radiowest, August 23, 2001: Show host, Doug Fabrizio, interviews Jim Cahalan, professor of English at Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ken Sanders, owner of Ken Sanders Rare Books in Salt Lake City and friend of Edward Abbey; and Ken Sleight, owner of Pack Creek Ranch near Moab, Utah, and friend of Edward Abbey
Part II : "My people": Edward Abbey's Appalachian roots in Indiana County, Pennsylvania by James M Cahalan( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Edward Abbey, Appalachian easterner by James M Cahalan( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Edward Abbey : a life
Alternative Names
Cahalan, James Michael

카할란, 제임스 M

Languages
English (68)

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Double visions : women and men in modern and contemporary Irish fictionModern Irish literature and culture : a chronology