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書名 American literary studies : a methodological reader / edited by Michael A. Elliott and Claudia Stokes
出版項 New York : New York University Press, 2003
國際標準書號 0814722156
9780814722152
0814722164
9780814722169
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館2F西文書區  810.9 Am35el 2003    在架上    30500101110925
說明 vii, 349 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction, What is method and why does it matter? / Michael A. Elliott and Claudia Stokes -- Domesticating virtue : coquettes and revolutionaries in young America / Carroll Smith-Rosenberg -- Vanishing Americans : gender, empire, and new historicism / Lora Romero -- Seeing sentiment : photography, race, and the innocent eye / Laura Wexler -- Queen of America goes to Washington City : Harriet Jacobs, Frances Harper, Anita Hill / Lauren Berlant -- Mass culture/popular culture : notes for a humanist's primer / Roy Harvey Pearce -- Dancing for eels at Catherine Market / W.T. Lhamon, Jr. -- AIDS, homophobia, and biomedical discourse : an epidemic of signification / Paula A. Treichler -- Occult of true black womanhood / Ann duCille -- Mass public and the mass subject / Michael Warner -- Traditional narrative : contemporary uses, historical perspectives / Elaine A. Jahner -- Stakes of textual border-crossing : Hualing Nieh's Mulberry and Peach in Sinocentric, Asian American, and feminist critical practices / Sau-ling C. Wong -- Americanization : what are we talking about? / Rob Kroes
American Literary Studies: A Methodological Reader gathers together leading scholars of American literature to address the questions of methodology that have invigorated and divided their field: the rise of interdisciplinarity and the wealth of theoretical methods now available to the critic of American literature. Their engagement with these issues takes a unique form in this book: Each scholar has chosen a methodologically innovative essay, which he or she then introduces, explaining why it is both exemplary in its approach and central to the issues that most engage American literary scholarship today. The book includes both an introduction to the controversial interdisciplinary methods that have made American literary studies such a vibrant field, as well as groundbreaking scholarship on topics as diverse as James Fenimore Cooper, minstrel songs, and Lakota Indian stories
主題 American literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Alt Author Elliott, Michael A
Stokes, Claudia, 1970-
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