Table of contents for Why Kerouac matters : the lessons of On the road (they?re not what you think) / John Leland.

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Book One/ Girls, Visions, Everything: The Education of Sal Paradise
 Growing Up Kerouac
 The Parable of the Wet Hitchhiker
 What Would Jack Do?
Book Two/ Paradise Among the Dingledodies: The Parables of Men
 The Mad Ones
 Sal?s Guide to Work and Money
 The Book of Lost Fathers
Book Three/ The True Story of the World is a French Movie: The Parables of Love and Sex
 Now Not to Pick Up Girls
 The Family Guy
Book Four/ We Don?t Go Skating Like the F. Scott Fitzgeralds: The Parable of Jazz
 The Tao of Orooni
 We Know Time
Book Five/ Visions of Sal: The Book of Revelations
 The Holy Goofs
The Aftermath: Success and Its Discontents
 Sad Paradise and the Lessons Unlearned
Notes on Sources

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969. On the road.
Autobiographical fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Beat generation in literature.