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Tramp in America.

Author: Tim Cresswell.
Publisher: Reaktion Books 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book provides the first account of the invention of the tramp as a social type in the United States between the 1870s and the 1930s. Tim Cresswell considers the ways in which the tramp was imagined and described and how, by the Second World War, it w.
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Genre/Form: Electronic resource
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Cresswell.
ISBN: 1282264893 9781282264892
OCLC Number: 731331059
Description: 1 online resource (257)
Contents: Cover --
Imprint Page --
Contents --
Acknowledgements --
1 Tramps, Knowledge and Mobility --
2 The Tramp in Context --
3 Knowing the Tramp --
4 Gendering the Tramp --
5 Pathologizing the Tramp --
6 Laughter and the Tramp --
7 Picturing the Tramp --
Afterword: The Subject Strikes Back --
References --
Select Bibliography --
List of Illustrations --
Index.

Abstract:

This book provides the first account of the invention of the tramp as a social type in the United States between the 1870s and the 1930s. Tim Cresswell considers the ways in which the tramp was imagined and described and how, by the Second World War, it w.

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