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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 32 citing The American Enlightenment, 1750-1820. 

The American Aeneas: Classical Origins of the American Self

John C. Shields - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 480 pages
Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Book?? "John Shields's book is a provocative challenge to the venerable Adamic myth so exhaustively deployed in examinations of early ...
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BARBARIC TRAFFIC

Philip GOULD - History - 2003 - 258 pages
Eighteenth-century antislavery writers attacked the slave trade as "barbaric traffic"--a practice that would corrupt the mien and manners of Anglo-American culture to its core ...
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The Making of Racial Sentiment: Slavery and the Birth of The Frontier Romance

Ezra Tawil - Literary Criticism - 2006
The frontier romance, an enormously popular genre of American fiction born in the 1820s, helped redefine 'race' for an emerging national culture. The novels of James Fenimore ...
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Liberty's Captives: Narratives of Confinement in the Print Culture of the ...

Daniel E. Williams, Christina Riley Brown - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 322 pages
An astonishing variety of captivity narratives emerged in the fifty years following the American Revolution; however, discussions about them have usually focused on accounts of ...
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The New Nation

Anita Vickers - History - 2002 - 296 pages
A survey of the development of American popular culture covers the period from the end of the Revolutionary War through the Western Expansionism movement in the early 19th century.
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Indian Stereotypes in TV Science Fiction: First Nations' Voices Speak Out

Sierra S. Adare - Social Science - 2009
According to an early 1990s study, 95 percent of what college students know about Native Americans was acquired through the media, leading to widespread misunderstandings of ...
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"Indian" stereotypes in TV science fiction: First Nations' voices speak out

Sierra Adare - Performing Arts - 2005 - 142 pages
"Examines episodes from the popular TV series Star Trek, ST: Next Generation, ST: Voyager, My Favorite Martian, Quantum Leap, and The Adventures of Superman to discuss how ...
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"Indian" stereotypes in TV science fiction: First Nations' voices speak out

Sierra Adare - Performing Arts - 2005 - 142 pages
"Examines episodes from the popular TV series Star Trek, ST: Next Generation, ST: Voyager, My Favorite Martian, Quantum Leap, and The Adventures of Superman to discuss how ...
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