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Author Lenz, Günter H., author

Title A critical history of the new American studies, 1970-1990 / Günter H. Lenz ; edited by Reinhard Isensee, Klaus Milich, Donald Pease, and John Carlos Rowe
Published Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth College Press, 2017
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Series Re-Mapping the Transnational: A Dartmouth Series in American Studies
Re-Mapping the Transnational: A Dartmouth Series in American Studies
Contents Series editor's preface / by Donald E. Pease -- Introduction / by John Carlos Rowe -- After deconstruction : reconstructing American literary and cultural studies in the 1980s -- New historicism, new American exceptionalism, and new American studies : versions of a new synthesis -- American studies and literary and cultural critique : the question of radical traditions [in the 1980s] -- American cultural critique : toward a politics of postmodernism and postcolonial discourse [1970-1990] -- Postmodern anthropology, multicultural critique, and American culture studies -- Cultural hybridity and diaspora in African American literature and criticism : fictions of a postmodern multiculturalism -- Appendix: Publications of professor Dr. Gunter H. Lenz (1940-2012)
Summary "A study of the transformation of the field of American Studies in the decades between 1970 and 1990"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject American literature -- History and criticism.
Social change -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Civilization -- 1970-
United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
United States -- Study and teaching -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Isensee, Reinhard, editor
Milich, Klaus J., editor
Pease, Donald E., editor
Rowe, John Carlos, editor
LC no. 2016054019
ISBN 1512600040 (electronic bk.)
9781512600049 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ;) (alkaline paper)