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Author Weir, David, 1947 April 20-

Title American Orient : imagining the East from the colonial era through the twentieth century / David Weir
Published Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 300 pages)
Contents The eighteenth century : from politics to theology -- The nineteenth century : from theology to scholarship -- The fin de siecle : from scholarship to aesthetics -- The twentieth century I : from aesthetics to modernism -- The twentieth century II : from modernism to mass culture -- Afterword
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject American literature -- History and criticism.
East and West -- History.
Orientalism -- United States -- History.
Public opinion -- United States -- History.
Far East -- Foreign public opinion, American
Far East -- In literature
Far East -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Civilization -- East Asian influences.
United States -- Intellectual life.
United States -- Relations -- East Asia.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1613760019 (electronic bk.)
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(library cloth ; alk. paper)
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