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Anderson, Benedict R. O'G (Benedict Richard O'Gorman) 1936-

Overview
Works: 235 works in 710 publications in 19 languages and 9,246 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Fiction  Art  Conference proceedings  Bibliography  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Dedicatee
Classifications: JC311, 320.54
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Most widely held works about Benedict R. O'G Anderson
 
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Most widely held works by Benedict R. O'G Anderson
Imagined communities : reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
119 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Imagined Communities' examines the creation & function of the 'imagined communities' of nationality & the way these communities were in part created by the growth of the nation-state, the interaction between capitalism & printing & the birth of vernacular languages in early modern Europe
Java in a time of revolution; occupation and resistance, 1944-1946 by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and Indonesian and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spectre of comparisons : nationalism, Southeast Asia, and the world by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Spectre of Comparisons contains important theoretical and historical considerations about the nature of nationalism & the prospects for the Left in the so-called New World Disorder
L'Imaginaire national : réflexions sur l'origine et l'essor du nationalisme by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
84 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 18 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'auteur analyse les facteurs historiques dont la conjonction a permis la naissance et le développement des nations. [SDM]
Under three flags : anarchism and the anti-colonial imagination by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benedict Anderson continues the historical and theoretical project begun in 'Imagined Communities', his classic work on nationalism, by exploring the radical politics and culture of the world in the late 19th century
Language and power : exploring political cultures in Indonesia by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mythology and the tolerance of the Javanese by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
43 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and Indonesian and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Debating world literature ( Book )
11 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this set of essays the contributors explore the notion of world literature and world thoughts by examining past perspectives and mapping identities in terms of literature, nationalism and colonialism
Interpreting Indonesian politics : thirteen contributions to the debate ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some aspects of Indonesian politics under the Japanese occupation: 1944-1945 by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
11 editions published between 1961 and 1982 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A preliminary analysis of the October 1, 1965, coup in Indonesia by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and Indonesian and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Violence and the state in Suharto's Indonesia ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bibliography of Indonesian publications: newspapers, non-government periodicals and bulletins, 1945-1958, at Cornell University by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales from Djakarta : caricatures of circumstances and their human beings by Pramoedya Ananta Toer( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the mirror : literature and politics in Siam in the American era ( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southeast Asia over three generations : essays presented to Benedict R. O'G. Anderson ( Book )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fate of rural hell : asceticism and desire in Buddhist Thailand by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1975, when political scientist Benedict Anderson reached Wat Phai Rong Wua, a massive temple complex in rural Thailand conceived by Buddhist monk Luang Phor Khom, he felt he had wandered into a demented Disneyland. One of the world & rsquo;s most bizarre tourist attractions, Wat Phai Rong Wua was designed as a cautionary museum of sorts; its gruesome statues depict violent and torturous scenes that showcase what hell may be like. Over the next few decades, Anderson, who is best known for his work, Imagined Communities, found himself transfixed by this unusual amalgamation of objects, returning several times to see attractions like the largest metal-cast Buddha figure in the world and the Palace of a Hundred Spires. The concrete statuaries and perverse art in Luang Phor & rsquo;s personal museum of hell included, side by side, an upright human skeleton in a glass cabinet and a life-size replica of Michelangelo & rsquo;s gigantic nude David, wearing fashionable red underpants from the top of which poked part of a swollen, un-Florentine penis, ʺ alongside dozens of statues of evildoers being ferociously punished in their afterlife. In The Fate of Rural Hell, Anderson unravels the intrigue of this strange setting, endeavoring to discover what compels so many Thai visitors to travel to this popular spectacle and what order, if any, inspired its creation. At the same time, he notes in Wat Phai Rong Wua the unexpected effects of the gradual advance of capitalism into the far reaches of rural Asia. Both a one-of-a-kind travelogue and a penetrating look at the community that sustains it, The Fate of Rural Hell is sure to intrigue and inspire conversation as much as Wat Phai Rong Wua itself
Pen and sail : literature and history in early Bangkok including the history of Bangkok in the chronicles of Ayutthaya by Nithi ʻĪeosīwong( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mapping the nation by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In nearly two decades since Samuel P. Huntingdon proposed his influential and troubling 'clash of civilizations' thesis, nationalism has only continued to puzzle and frustrate commentators, policy analysts, and political theorists. No consensus exists concerning its identity, genesis, or future. Are we reverting to the petty nationalisms of the nineteenth century or evolving into a globalized, supranational world' Has the nation-state outlived its usefulness and exhausted its progressive and emancipatory role' Opening with powerful statements by Lord Acton and Otto Bauer'the classic liberal and socialist positions'Mapping the Nation presents a wealth of thought on thisissue: the debate between Ernest Gellner and Miroslav Hroch; Gopal Balakrishnan's critique of Benedict Anderson's seminal Imagined Communities; Partha Chatterjeeon the limitations of the Enlightenment approach to nationhood; and contributions from Michael Mann, Eric Hobsbawm, Tom Nairn, and JUrgen Habermas
Religion and social ethos in Indonesia by Benedict R. O'G Anderson( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1996 in English and Indonesian and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Andirsoen, Binidikt 1936-
Andirsūn, Binidikt 1936-
O'Gorman Anderson, Benedict Richard 1936-
Андерсон, Бенедикт 1936-
Бенедикт Андерсън 1936-
Бенедикт Річард О'Горман Андерсон 1936-
بندكت أندرسون، 1936-
بندكت ر. أندرسن 1936-
بندكت ر. أندرسن (بندكت ريتشارد أوجورما)، 1936-
アンダーソン, ベネディクト
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