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Ghostly Matters: Haunting and the Sociological Imagination

Avery F. Gordon - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 252 pages
“Avery Gordon’s stunningly original and provocatively imaginative book explores the connections linking horror, history, and haunting. ” —George Lipsitz “The text is of great ...
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National Identity and Geopolitical Visions: Maps of Pride and Pain

Gertjan Dijkink - Science - 1996 - 188 pages
"National Identity and Geopolitical Visions searches for national orientations in the relationship of a people with the world, a relationship based on the desire for state ...
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Romance and the "yellow Peril": Race, Sex, and Discursive Strategies in ...

Gina Marchetti - Performing Arts - 1994 - 269 pages
Hollywood films about Asians and interracial sexuality are the focus of Gina Marchetti's provocative new work. While miscegenation might seem an unlikely theme for Hollywood ...
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They Called Them Greasers: Anglo Attitudes Toward Mexicans in Texas, 1821–1900

Arnoldo De León - History - 1983 - 153 pages
Examines the prejudices of Texans against Mexican Americans and discusses the relations between the white and Mexican inhabitants of Texas
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Baptized in Blood: The Religion of the Lost Cause, 1865-1920

Charles Reagan Wilson - History - 1983 - 256 pages
Charles Reagan Wilson documents that for over half a century there existed not one, but two civil religions in the United States, the second not dedicated to honoring the ...
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Cultivating Differences: Symbolic Boundaries and the Making of Inequality

Michčle Lamont - Social Science - 1992 - 346 pages
How are boundaries created between groups in society? And what do these boundaries have to do with social inequality? In this pioneering collection of original essays, a group ...
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Sending My Heart Back Across the Years : Tradition and Innovation in Native ...

Berkeley Hertha Dawn Wong Assistant Professor of English University of California - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 256 pages
Using contemporary autobiography theory and literary, historical, and ethnographic approaches, Wong explores the transformation of Native American autobiography from pre ...
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Dressing in Feathers: The Construction of the Indian in American Popular Culture

S. Elizabeth Bird - Social Science - 1996 - 321 pages
One hundred members of NatChat, an electronic mail discussion group concerned with Native American issues, responded to the recent Disney release Pocahontas by calling on ...
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