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Exhibiting Patriotism Creating and Contesting Interpretations of American Historic Sites.

Author: Teresa Bergman
Publisher: Walnut Creek Left Coast Press 2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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American nationalism, patriotism and citizenship are proudly on display at historical sites across America-but they are also contested and reshaped by visitors and their engagement with those places. In Exhibiting Patriotism, Bergman analyzes exhibits, interpretive materials, and orientation films at major US sites, from Mt. Rushmore and to the USS Arizona Memorial, where controversy has erupted over the stories  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Exhibiting Patriotism : Creating and Contesting Interpretations of American Historic Sites
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Teresa Bergman
ISBN: 9781598745962 1598745964
OCLC Number: 1031482506
Accession No: (DE-627)739085972 (DE-576)9739085970 (DE-599)GBV739085972 (OCoLC)1031482506 (EBC)EBC1106830 (EBR)ebr10643045 (RPAM)MIL928085 (EBL)EBL1106830 (EBP)02991485X
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Contents: IntroductionChapter 1: Submerged Patriotism: Evolving Representation at the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial Visitor Center Chapter 2: The Chinese Get on Board at the California State Railroad MuseumChapter 3: The Day the Plaster Fell: Museological Change Comes to The AlamoChapter 4: Sex and Gender in the Lincoln Memorial: The Politics of Interpreting Lincoln's LegacyChapter 5: Patriotism Carved in Stone: Mt. Rushmore's Evolution as National SymbolConclusionNotesReferencesIndex

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Examining interpretive materials, exhibits, and films at major US historic sites where controversy has erupted over historical interpretation, Exhibiting Patriotism shows how historical narratives  Read more...

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