By Kristi S. Long,Matthew Nadelhaft
A number of theoretical ways to the research of tradition have emphasized the importance of the construction, upkeep, and the transgression of obstacles to identities – be they social, cultural, nationwide or own. The essays gathered during this publication, first released in 1997, discover the production of identities in American tradition via research of the limits inside and throughout which American identification is negotiated. The dissemination of cultural id and the construction of nationwide identification via this approach has had a vital effect at the form of social existence in post-war American tradition. The participants to this quantity supply various views in this richly complex process.
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America Under Construction: Boundaries and Identities in Popular Culture: Volume 1 (Routledge Library Editions: Cultural Studies) by Kristi S. Long,Matthew Nadelhaft