New PDF release: America Under Construction: Boundaries and Identities in

By Kristi S. Long,Matthew Nadelhaft

A number of theoretical methods to the examine of tradition have emphasized the importance of the construction, upkeep, and the transgression of limitations to identities – be they social, cultural, nationwide or own. The essays gathered during this publication, first released in 1997, discover the production of identities in American tradition via research of the limits inside and throughout which American id is negotiated. The dissemination of cultural identification and the production of nationwide id via this procedure has had a very important impression at the form of social existence in post-war American tradition. The individuals to this quantity provide numerous views in this richly complex process.

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