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American thought and culture in the 21st century

Author: Martin Halliwell; Catherine Morley
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2008.
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This ground-breaking book explores the changing patterns of American thought and culture. The 18 essays address such issues as leadership, foreign policy, propaganda, religion, health technology, immigration, 9/11 culture and digital media.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
American thought and culture in the 21st century.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2009415907
(OCoLC)244069230
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Halliwell; Catherine Morley
ISBN: 0748631321 9780748631322 9780748670673 074867067X
OCLC Number: 316004915
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 324 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : The next American century? / Martin Halliwell, Catherine Morley --
pt. 1: Politics. American politics in the 1990s and 2000s / Dominic Sandbrook --
American leadership in to the new century / John Dumbrell --
9/11 and US foreign policy / David Ryan --
Three variations on American liberalism / Peter Kuryla --
The rise of postmodern conservatism / Kevin Mattson --
US propaganda / Nancy Snow --
pt. 2: Society. Contemporary social criticism / Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn --
Religion in post-secular America / Wilfred M. McClay --
The US and globalisation / Howard Brick --
The future of medicine / Christopher Thomas Scott --
Technology in the 21st century / Carroll Pursell --
America and the environment / John Wills --
pt. 3: Culture. Contemporary American culture / Martin Halliwell --
Cultural pluralism and national identity / Rebecca Tillett --
Writing in the wake of 9/11 / Catherine Morley --
American ways of seeing / Liam Kennedy --
Television and digital media / Lynn Spigel, Max Dawson --
Animation and digital culture / Paul Wells.
Responsibility: edited by Martin Halliwell and Catherine Morley.

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