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The Watchman in Pieces by [Rosen, David, Santesso, Aaron]
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"An ambitious, illuminating, and convincing book. I have rarely been so excited and enlightened by the argument of a literary study as I was by this."--Edward Mendelson, Columbia University


Winner of the 45th annual James Russell Lowell Prize sponsored by the Modern Language Association.--James Russell Lowell Prize"Modern Language Association" (12/03/2014)

An ambitious, illuminating, and convincing book. I have rarely been so excited and enlightened by the argument of a literary study as I was by this. Edward Mendelson, Columbia University
--Edward Mendelson"

""The Watchman in Pieces" is an erudite, major addition to surveillance studies. Like Weber, Habermas, and Foucault, though with many differences, the authors are 'rethinking the history of modernity.'" Patrick Brantlinger, Indiana University
--Patrick Brantlinger"

"An ambitious, illuminating, and convincing book. I have rarely been so excited and enlightened by the argument of a literary study as I was by this."--Edward Mendelson, Columbia University
--Edward Mendelson

"The Watchman in Pieces is an erudite, major addition to surveillance studies. Like Weber, Habermas, and Foucault, though with many differences, the authors are 'rethinking the history of modernity.'"--Patrick Brantlinger, Indiana University
--Patrick Brantlinger

"An ambitious, illuminating, and convincing book. I have rarely been so excited and enlightened by the argument of a literary study as I was by this."--Edward Mendelson, Columbia University

--Edward Mendelson

"The Watchman in Pieces is an erudite, major addition to surveillance studies. Like Weber, Habermas, and Foucault, though with many differences, the authors are 'rethinking the history of modernity.'"--Patrick Brantlinger, Indiana University

--Patrick Brantlinger

About the Author

David Rosen is associate professor of English at Trinity College, and Aaron Santesso is associate professor of Literature at Georgia Tech.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2749 KB
  • Print Length: 370 pages
  • Publisher: Yale University Press (18 Jun. 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00D6II2CQ
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #2,521,939 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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