Author Sollors, Werner
Title Challenges of Diversity : Essays on America
Imprint New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 2017
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Note Intro -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Introduction -- 1. Literature and Ethnicity -- 2. National Identity and Ethnic Diversity -- 3. Dedicated to a Proposition -- 4. A Critique of Pure Pluralism -- 5. The Multiculturalism Debate as Cultural Text -- Acknowledgments -- Index -- About the Author
What unites and what divides Americans as a nation? Opening with a survey of American literature through the vantage point of ethnicity, Werner Sollors examines the changing self-understanding of the United States from an Anglo-American to a multicultural country and the role writing has played in that process.
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Link Print version: Sollors, Werner Challenges of Diversity : Essays on America New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press,c2017 9780813589336
Subject National characteristics, American, in literature.
American literature-History and criticism.
Multiculturalism in literature.
Ethnicity in literature.
Race in literature.
Immigrants in literature.
HISTORY / United States / General.-bisacsh
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / African American.-bisacsh
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General.-bisacsh
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations.-bisacsh
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies.-bisacsh
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General.-bisacsh
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