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American Literature in Historical Context 1820-70

by Gabler-Hover, Janet

  • ISBN: 9780684314600
  • ISBN10: 0684314606

American Literature in Historical Context 1820-70

by Gabler-Hover, Janet

  • List Price: $688.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Gale Group
  • Publish date: 12/02/2005
  • ISBN: 9780684314600
  • ISBN10: 0684314606
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Description: Designed for the general reader, this new three-volume set presents literature not as a simple inventory of authors or titles but rather as a historical and cultural field viewed from a wide array of contemporary perspectives. The set, which is ''new historicist'' in its approach to literary criticism, endorses the notion that not only does history affect literature, but literature itself informs history. The set features more than 250 survey entries. Subjects include: political topics (Manifest Destiny, Underground Railroad); ideas in context (Transcendentalism); values (Sentimentalism, Mourning); genres (Dime Novels, Oratory); popular entertainment (Theatre); publishing (Harper's Monthly, Editors); works of literature and nonfiction (''Hiawatha,'' ''Life in the Iron Mills''); and much more. The analysis of a wide range of classics in American literature, viewed as cultural and historical documents, cultivates critical skills in reading texts from various perspectives, including aesthetic, biographical, social, historical, racial and gendered.
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