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Power Relations in Black Lives
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Power Relations in Black Lives

Reading African American Literature and Culture with Bourdieu and Elias

The contributions of this volume offer new readings of Black literature and culture by applying key concepts of relational sociology by Bourdieu and Elias.
Melting Pots & Mosaics: Children of Immigrants in US-American Literature
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Melting Pots & Mosaics: Children of Immigrants in US-American Literature
This work provides an extensive, comparative discussion of US-American literature about children of immigrants from different ethnic groups and different historical contexts.
Wires That Bind
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Release date: 2017-07-03

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Wires That Bind

Nation, Region, and Technology in the Southwestern United States, 1854-1920

Telegraphy and railroads bound the Southwest to the United States in the nineteenth century. They forever redrew lines of race, culture and influence.
New York Hotel Experience
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Release date: 2017-03-13

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New York Hotel Experience

Cultural and Societal Impacts of an American Invention

In five case studies this book presents the hotel experience of the white upper class, literati, artists, African Americans and Jewish Americans in NYC.
Poets of Protest
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Poets of Protest

Mythological Resignification in American Antebellum and German Vormärz Literature

Narratological readings of Hawthorne, Gutzkow, Brown, and Heine reveal the literary democratization of mythologies.
American Mobilities
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Release date: 2016-02-17

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American Mobilities

Geographies of Class, Race, and Gender in US Culture

Geographical, economic, and social mobility were central tropes in American literature and film in the 1930s, 40s, and 50s. This study provides in-depth case studies with particular attention to class, race, and gender as they intersect with representations of mobility.
The New Formula For Cool
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Release date: 2015-08-27

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The New Formula For Cool

Science, Technology, and the Popular in the American Imagination

This insightful study explores how science and technology became cool in American culture - from the heroic nerds of recent disaster movies to the chilly aesthetics of CSI's crime lab.
After the Storm
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Release date: 2015-06-16

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After the Storm

The Cultural Politics of Hurricane Katrina

The Katrina effect – this collection of essays by scholars of various disciplines discusses Hurricane Katrina and its impact on the American cultural landscape.
The Myths That Made America
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The Myths That Made America

An Introduction to American Studies

Myths play a vital role in the process of American »nation building«. On the basis of a critical analysis of central American myths this textbook introduces into the field of American (Culture) Studies.
Restless Subjects in Rigid Systems
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Release date: 2013-12-02

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Restless Subjects in Rigid Systems

Risk and Speculation in Millennial Fictions of the North American Pacific Rim

The study focuses on recent North American speculative fiction that exposes neoliberal speculation and the rationality of risk as new technologies to govern social problems.
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