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The Resource American literature and culture, 1900-1960, Gail McDonald

American literature and culture, 1900-1960, Gail McDonald

Label
American literature and culture, 1900-1960
Title
American literature and culture, 1900-1960
Statement of responsibility
Gail McDonald
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDonald, Gail
Dewey number
810.9/358
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS221
LC item number
.M394 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Blackwell introductions to literature
Series volume
16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • United States
  • United States
  • Literature and society
  • Littérature américaine
  • Américains dans la littérature
  • Littérature et société
  • États-Unis dans la littérature
  • États-Unis
  • Amerikaans
  • Bellettrie
  • Cultuur
  • Maatschappij
  • Verenigde Staten
Label
American literature and culture, 1900-1960, Gail McDonald
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-230) and index
Contents
1. Big : Expansion and its discontents -- The city -- Representing nature -- Apocalypse -- The sense of place -- 2. Rich : Weber and Veblen: Reasons to work and reasons to spend -- USA -- Work and identity -- Labor reform -- Consumption and identity -- 3. New : Beginning anew: Crevecoeur and Hawthorne -- Young America -- Making it new I: literary modernism -- Making it new II: the other arts -- 4. Free : The multiple meanings of freedom -- War and the affirmation of American values -- Writing war -- Upstream against the mainstream -- "An inescapable network of mutuality"
Control code
ocm62408673
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 243 p.
Isbn
9781405101271
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005034697
Note
Gift of Kristin King, PhD.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62408673
Label
American literature and culture, 1900-1960, Gail McDonald
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-230) and index
Contents
1. Big : Expansion and its discontents -- The city -- Representing nature -- Apocalypse -- The sense of place -- 2. Rich : Weber and Veblen: Reasons to work and reasons to spend -- USA -- Work and identity -- Labor reform -- Consumption and identity -- 3. New : Beginning anew: Crevecoeur and Hawthorne -- Young America -- Making it new I: literary modernism -- Making it new II: the other arts -- 4. Free : The multiple meanings of freedom -- War and the affirmation of American values -- Writing war -- Upstream against the mainstream -- "An inescapable network of mutuality"
Control code
ocm62408673
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 243 p.
Isbn
9781405101271
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005034697
Note
Gift of Kristin King, PhD.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62408673

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