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NEW YORK INTELLECT

Authors: Bender, Thomas
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: SOC026030, HIS038000, HIS036010
ISBN: 9780307831521, Related ISBNs: 0307831523, 0394550269, 9780307831521, 9780394550268
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 432,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: New York Intellect is Thomas Bender's remarkable look at the connections between the life of a city and the life of the mind. New York has never been comfortable or convenient as a milieu for art and intellect, Bender notes. Yet New Yorkers have always struggled to create institutions and styles of thought and writing that reflect the special character of the city, its boundless energies and deep divisions.
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