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Moby-Dick: Chapters 1 – 135

George Cotkin

in Dive Deeper: Journeys with Moby-Dick

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199855735
eISBN:
9780190252885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199855735.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter presents Chapters 1–135 of Moby-Dick, beginning with the opening line “Call Me Ishmael” that introduces readers to the narrator and his story about the White Whale and Captain Ahab. The ... More


Epilogue What Do I Love When I Love My Machine?

in Secularism in Antebellum America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226533230
eISBN:
9780226533254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226533254.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter focuses on the question of agency in the context of secularism in antebellum American. It analyzes engagement with machines as depicted in the lives of Captain Ahab and John Murray Spear ... More


Epilogue

George Cotkin

in Dive Deeper: Journeys with Moby-Dick

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199855735
eISBN:
9780190252885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199855735.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This epilogue focuses on “Bob Dylan's 115th Dream,” a song composed and recorded by Bob Dylan. It compares Dylan with Ishmael, the narrator and the only survivor in the Herman Melville novel ... More


Culture and Management in the Americas

Alfredo Behrens

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804760140
eISBN:
9780804771146
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760140.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

Latin Americans are culturally different from North Americans in ways that so far have been inaccurately portrayed in the management literature. This book argues that these differences merit a ... More


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