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Mapping American culture

Author: Wayne Franklin; Michael Steiner
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1992.
Series: American land and life series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wayne Franklin; Michael Steiner
ISBN: 9780877455189 087745518X
OCLC Number: 1010575933
Notes: Based on contributions to the conference "Place in American Culture" held in San Luis Obispo in May 1990.
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 310 pages :) : illustrations.
Contents: Taking place : toward the regrounding of American studies / Wayne Franklin and Michael Steiner --
Place and culture : analeptic for individuality and the world's indifference / Yi-Fu Tuan --
Place-on-the-move : space and place for the migrant / Clarence Mondale --
"To lose the unspeakable" : folklore and landscape in O.E. Rolvaag's Giants in the earth / April Schulz --
Back home : southern identity and African-American gospel quartet performance / Ray Allen --
Thoreau's Journal : the creation of a sacred place / Don Scheese --
Possessing America : William Carlos Williams's Paterson and the poetics of appropriation / Kinereth Meyer --
"Roots, aren't they supposed to be buried?" : the experience of place in midwestern women's autobiographies / Kathleen R. Wallace. Beyond the sacred and the profane : cultural landscape photography in America, 1930-1990 / Timothy Davis --
The formal garden in the age of consumer culture : a reading of the twentieth-century shopping mall / Richard Keller Simon --
Topographies of power : the forced spaces of the Manhattan Project / Peter Bacon Hales --
Priesthoods and power : some thoughts on Diablo Canyon / Steven Marx.
Series Title: American land and life series.
Responsibility: edited by Wayne Franklin and Michael Steiner.
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