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Ette, Ottmar

Overview
Works: 133 works in 455 publications in 5 languages and 5,176 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: F1763, 500
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ottmar Ette
La escritura de la memoria : Reinaldo Arenas, textos, estudios y documentación by Ottmar Ette( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Todas las islas la isla : nuevas y novísimas tendencias en la literatura y cultura de Cuba( Book )

11 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political essay on the island of Cuba by Alexander von Humboldt( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The research Alexander von Humboldt amassed during his five-year trek through the Americas at the turn of the eighteenth to the nineteenth century proved foundational to the fields of botany, geography, and geology. But his visit to Cuba during this time yielded observations that extended far beyond the natural world. Political Essay on the Island of Cuba is a physical and cultural study of the island nation. In it, Humboldt denounces colonial slavery on both moral and economic grounds and stresses the vital importance of improving intercultural relations throughout the Americas
Literature on the move by Ottmar Ette( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in German and English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Enrique Rodó y su tiempo : Cien años de Ariel : 12o Coloquio Interdisciplinario de la Sección Latinoamérica del Instituto Central para Regionales de la Universidad de Erlangen-Nürnberg by Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg( Book )

15 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Views of the Cordilleras and monuments of the indigenous peoples of the Americas : a critical edition by Alexander von Humboldt( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1799, Alexander von Humboldt and Aimé Bonpland set out to determine whether the Orinoco River connected with the Amazon. But what started as a trip to investigate a relatively minor geographical controversy became the basis of a five-year exploration throughout South America, Mexico, and Cuba. The discoveries amassed by von Humboldt and Bonpland were staggering, and much of today's knowledge of tropical zoology, botany, geography, and geology can be traced back to von Humboldt's numerous records of these expeditions. One of these accounts, Views of the Cordi
Kosmos : Entwurf einer physischen Weltbeschreibung by Alexander von Humboldt( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in German and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geologie
Max Aub, André Malraux : guerra civil, exilio y literatura = guerre civile, exil et littérature( Book )

12 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and French and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kuba heute : Politik, Wirtschaft, Kultur( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in German and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ArabAmericas : literary entanglements of the American hemisphere and the Arab world( Book )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Martí, 1895--1995 : literatura, política, filosofía, estética : 10 d. Coloquio Interdisciplinario de la Sección Latinoamérica del Instituto Central (06) de la Universidad de Erlangen-Nürnberg by Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland Barthes : eine intellektuelle Biographie by Ottmar Ette( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Martí, apóstol, poeta, revolucionario : una historia de su recepción by Ottmar Ette( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in German and Spanish and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ansichten Amerikas : neuere Studien zu Alexander von Humboldt( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in German and Spanish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander von Humboldt und die Globalisierung : das Mobile des Wissens by Ottmar Ette( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weltbewusstsein : Alexander von Humboldt und das unvollendete Projekt einer anderen Moderne by Ottmar Ette( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trans*Chile : Cultura-Historia-Itinerarios-Literatura-Educación : un acercamiento transareal( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wissensformen und Wissensnormen des ZusammenLebens : Literatur - Kultur - Geschichte - Medien by Ottmar Ette( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of the essays collected in this volume is to advance the discussion about "life knowledge" (Lebenswissen) and to point the way toward new horizons for current and future thinking and action in literary and cultural studies. This broad research field encompasses a wide range of elements: European, non-European, philological, and philosophical approaches; perspectives native to media history, narrative theory, and the aesthetics of literature; as well as transcultural and transdisciplinary methods. Clearly, "life knowledge" is a field of research whose forms and norms of knowledge remain to be more precisely elucidated. This volume is dedicated to meeting this intellectual challenge
TransArea : eine literarische Globalisierungsgeschichte by Ottmar Ette( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume takes the view that globalization is not a recent phenomenon, but instead an enduring process, marked by four periods of accelerated change. The Early Modern Period in European historiography is linked to our present experience of globalization by way of the diverse global trends that took place during the Age of Modernity. The literatures of the world provide a visceral understanding of that which can only be understood from the perspectives offered by multiple logics' namely, the life of our planet and its inhabitants. The wisdom of literature cannot be replaced by any other kind of knowledge: it is life's wisdom about life. Ottmar Ette, Universität Potsdam
 
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Political essay on the island of Cuba
Alternative Names
Ette, Ottmar R. 1956-

Ette, Ottmar Reinhard 1956-

Ottmar Ette deutscher Romanist und Komparatist (Professor fr Romanische Literaturwissenschaft und Allgemeine und Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft) an der Universitt Potsdam

Ottmar Ette German philologist

Languages
German (79)

Spanish (67)

English (22)

French (3)

Italian (1)

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Literature on the move