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American literature in English

Downwardly Mobile: The Changing Fortunes of American Realism

ISBN : 9780199375028

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,225
Author: 
Andrew Lawson
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
151 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2014
In the unstable economy of the nineteenth-century, few Americans could feel secure. Paper money made values less tangible, while a series of financial manias, panics, and depressions clouded everyday ... Read more

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Empire of Ruin: Black Classicism and American Imperial Culture

ISBN : 9780190663599

Price(incl.tax): 
¥11,396
Author: 
John Levi Barnard
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
From the US Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial and the 9/11 Memorial Museum, classical forms and ideas have been central to an American nationalist aesthetic. Beginning with an understanding of this cent ... Read more

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Ends of Assimilation: The Formation of Chicano Literature

ISBN : 9780190210120

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¥4,147
Author: 
John Alba Cutler
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
160 x 231 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
Ends of Assimilation compares sociological and Chicano/a (Mexican American) literary representations of assimilation. It argues that while Chicano/a literary works engage assimilation in complex, ofte ... Read more

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Episodic Poetics: Politics and Literary Form After the Constitution

ISBN : 9780199346530

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¥11,242
Author: 
Matthew Garrett
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 239 mm
Pub date
Apr 2014
The early United States was a culture of the episode. In Episodic Poetics, Matthew Garrett merges narrative theory with social and political history to explain the early American fascination with the ... Read more

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Experience and Experimental Writing: Literary Pragmatism from Emerson to the Jameses

ISBN : 9780190270049

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,917
Author: 
Paul Grimstad
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
American pragmatism is premised on the notion that to find out what something is, look to fruits rather than roots. But the thought of the classical pragmatists is itself the fruit, this book argues, ... Read more

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Experience and Experimental Writing: Literary Pragmatism from Emerson to the Jameses

ISBN : 9780199874071

Price(incl.tax): 
¥11,858
Author: 
Paul Grimstad
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
176 x 245 mm
Pub date
Aug 2013
American pragmatism is premised on the notion that to find out what something is, look to fruits rather than roots. But the thought of the classical pragmatists is itself the fruit, this book argues, ... Read more

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From Battlefields Rising: How the Civil War Transformed American Literature

ISBN : 9780199360710

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¥3,377
Author: 
Randall Fuller
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2014
When Confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter in April of 1861, Walt Whitman declared it "the volcanic upheaval of the nation"-the bloody inception of a war that would dramatically alter the shape and ... Read more

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From Battlefields Rising: How the Civil War Transformed American Literature

ISBN : 9780195342307

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¥4,609
Author: 
Randall Fuller
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Apr 2011
This book considers the effects of the American civil war on those writers and artists who helped their young nation imagine itself. the writers and artists of the early to mid-nineteenth century. On ... Read more

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Genre and White Supremacy in the Postemancipation United States

ISBN : 9780198838098

Price(incl.tax): 
¥9,130
Author: 
Travis M. Foster
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
How are we to comprehend, diagnose, and counter a system of racist subjugation so ordinary it has become utterly asymptomatic? Challenging the prevailing literary critical inclination toward what make ... Read more

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Great War Prostheses in American Literature and Culture

ISBN : 9780198857785

Price(incl.tax): 
¥11,869
Author: 
Aaron Shaheen
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2020
Drawing on rehabilitation publications, novels by both famous and obscure American writers, and even the prosthetic masks of a classically trained sculptor, Great War Prostheses in American Literature ... Read more

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