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Author Kwiat, Joseph J.

Title Studies in American culture; dominant ideas and images. Edited by Joseph J. Kwiat and Mary C. Turpie.

Imprint Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press [1960]

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Description viii, 233 p. 24 cm.
Note "Initiated when Professor Tremaine McDowell announced his premature retirement ... from the post ... as chairman of the Program in American Studies at the University of Minnesota."
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents Can "American studies" develop a method? By H.N. Smith.--How Americans see themselves, by R. Denney.--The meaning of Lindbergh's flight, by J.W. Ward.--Oneida's challenge to American culture, by M.Q. Sibley.--The man with the hoe and the good machine, by D.R. Weimer.--The novel and the "truth" about America, by W. van O'Connor.--Literature and covert culture, by B. Bowron, L. Marx, and A. Rose.--A southern mode of the imagination, by A. Tate.--The vernacular tradition in American literature, by L. Marx.--Henry Adams and the culture of science, by J.C. Levenson.--Dreiser and Veblen and the literature of cultural change, by D.W. Noble.--Robert Henri and the Emerson-Whitman tradition, by J.J. Kwiat.--Singing immigrants and pioneers, by T.C. Blegen.--The "theonomous analysis" of American culture, by C.H. Foster.--American studies, past, present, and future, by R.E. Spiller.
Subject McDowell, Tremaine, 1893-
United States -- Civilization.
Added Author Turpie, Mary C.

 
    
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