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  1. House Of Cards
    Baseball card collecting carries with it images of idealized boyhoods in the sprawling American suburbs of the postwar era. Yet since the mid-1970s, it has grown from a pastime for children to a big money pursuit taken seriously... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 1997
    Paperback | £18.99
  2. Notes On Nowhere
    The term "utopia" implies both "good place" and "nowhere". Since Sir Thomas More wrote "Utopia" in 1516, the debate over utopian models of society has fallen on all points between these somewhat contradictory definitions. This... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 1997
    Paperback | £43.00
  3. Creating American Civilization
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  4. Gender On Ice
    In this work, the author focuses on the conquest of the North Pole as she reveals how popular print and visual media, including photography and video, defined and shaped American national ideologies from the early 20th century... Learn More
    Published: 20th September 1993
    Hardback | £52.00
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  5. Reflecting Black
    From rap music to preaching, from Toni Morrison to Leonard Jeffries, from Michael Jackson to Michael Jordan, "Reflecting Black" explores the varied and complex dimensions of African-American culture. Through personal reflection,... Learn More
    Published: 2nd June 1993
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  6. Clint Eastwood

    Clint Eastwood

    A Cultural Production

    By Paul Smith

    Series American Culture

    University of Minnesota Press

    Published: 22nd April 1993
    Hardback | £52.00
  7. Dark End Of The Street
    In "The Dark End of the Street", Maria Damon brings a new sensitivity to modern poetic criticism. She adds an important dimension to cultural theory, revealing the struggles of American poets as they address important questions... Learn More
    Published: 5th February 1993
    Paperback | £21.99
  8. Framing History
    In 1953 Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage and were subsequently executed for treason. Virginia Carmichael here uses their story to consider the function of narrative in the formation of... Learn More
    Published: 7th January 1993
    Hardback | £61.00
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  9. Movie Of The Week
    Published: 28th September 1992
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  10. Daring To Be Bad
    From the late 1960s to the early 1970s, radical feminism was the most dynamic force within the women's movement. Yet, in the more than twenty years since the emergence of contemporary feminism, there has been no book-length study... Learn More
    Published: 29th December 1989
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  11. A Very Serious Thing
    A Very Serious Thing was first published in 1988. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press... Learn More
    Published: 8th November 1988
    Paperback | £43.00