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Title Globalizing American studies [electronic resource] / edited by Brian T. Edwards and Dilip Parameshwar Gaonkar.

Imprint Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2010.


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Description viii, 341 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents American studies after American exceptionalism? : toward a comparative analysis of imperial state exceptionalisms / Donald E. Pease -- Bodies of knowledge: the exchange of intellectuals and intellectual exchange between Scotland and America in the post-revolutionary period / Kariann Akemi Yokota -- Ralph Ellison and the grain of internationalism / Brent Hayes Edwards -- Cold war, hot kitchen: Alice Childress, Natalya Baranskaya and the speakin place of Cold War womanhood / Kate Baldwin -- Circulating empires: colonial authority and the immoral, subversive problem of American film / Brian Larkin -- Scarlett O'Hara in Damascus: Hollywood, colonial politics, and Arab spectatorship during World War II / Elizabeth F. Thompson -- Chronotopes of a dystopic nation: cultures of dependency and border crossings in late Porfirian Mexico / Claudio Lomnitz -- Transpacific complicity and comparatist strategy: failure in decolonization and the rise of Japanese nationalism / Naoki Sakai -- War in several tongues: nations, languages, genres / Wai Chee Dimock -- Neo-orientalism / Ali Behdad and Juliet Williams -- American studies in motion: Tehran, Hyderabad, Cairo / Brian T. Edwards.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Exceptionalism -- United States.
Americanists -- Philosophy.
United States -- Study and teaching.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Edwards, Brian T., 1968-
Gaonkar, Dilip Parameshwar, 1945-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226185064 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226185071 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226185060 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226185079 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780226185088 (electronic bk.)

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