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Andrea Carosso
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Focusing on diverse areas of inquiry into the transformations of the American city, the essays in this volume provide perspectives for understanding the complexity of urban cultures in the United States in the late 19th, 20th and early 21st centuries.

Focusing on diverse areas of inquiry into the transformations of the American city, the essays in this volume provide perspectives for understanding the complexity of urban cultures in the United States in the late 19th, 20th and early 21st centuries. Organized thematically, this book includes contributions in three main areas. The first area covers studies in . history and history of ideas at the turn of the 20th century, in light of its n processes as well as in its representations of national greatness and cultural hegemony as reflected in World's Fairs.

Organized thematically, this book includes contributions in three main areas.

Focusing on diverse areas of inquiry into the transformations of the American city, the essays in this volume provide perspectives for understanding the complexity of urban cultures in the United States in the late 19th, 20th an This book collects the efforts of a team of scholars working at the University of Torino under the auspices of the Project WW. history and history of ideas at the turn of the 20th century, in light of its n processes as well as in its representations of national greatness and cultural hegemony as reflected in Worlds Fairs.

Bibliographic Details. Title: Urban Cultures of/in the United States:. Publisher: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften. Publication Date: 2010. His recent publications include a book length study of Vladimir Nabokov (Invito alla lettura di Vladimir Nabokov, Milano, 1999) and the forthcoming Redeeming the Fifties: American Culture in the Age of the Cold War.

This book collects the efforts of a team of scholars working at the University of Torino under the auspices of the Project WWS (World-Wide Style). Focusing on diverse areas of inquiry into the transformations of the American city, the essays in this volume provide perspectives for understanding the complexity of urban cultures in the United States in the late 19th, 20th and early 21st centuries.

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Culture and Imperialism is a 1993 collection of essays by Edward Said, in which the author attempts to trace the connection between imperialism and culture in the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. It followed his highly influential Orientalism, published in 1978. Said conceived of Culture and Imperialism as an attempt to "expand the argument" of Orientalism "to describe a more general pattern of relationships between the modern metropolitan west and its overseas territories.

Un reader critico, 1994), American literary postmodernism and US urban cultures (Urban Cultures in the United States, 2010).

His latest book is Cold War Narratives. American Culture in the 1950s (Bern: Peter Lang, 2012). His previous books have covered modernist critical theory, deconstruction (Decostruzione eè America. Un reader critico, 1994), American literary postmodernism and US urban cultures (Urban Cultures in the United States, 2010).

Urban processes feature in key international policy and practice discourses. However, the concept of "the urban" remains highly contested, both as material reality and imaginary construct. The urban remains imprecisely defined. Defining the Urban is an indispensable guide for the urban transdisciplinary thinker and practitioner

Perspectives about women and leisure react and respond to shifting notions of women’s roles in society, and this special issue welcomes essays investigating ways that representations of women’s leisure in nineteenth-century print culture of Britain and/or the United States relate to increasing demands and opportunities for, or resistance to, discourses about women.

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This book collects the efforts of a team of scholars working at the University of Torino under the auspices of the Project WWS (World-Wide Style). Focusing on diverse areas of inquiry into the transformations of the American city, the essays in this volume provide perspectives for understanding the complexity of urban cultures in the United States in the late 19th, 20th and early 21st centuries. Organized thematically, this book includes contributions in three main areas. The first area covers studies in U.S. history and history of ideas at the turn of the 20th century, in light of its migration/immigration processes as well as in its representations of national greatness and cultural hegemony as reflected in World’s Fairs. The second area covers analyses of American literature in the double perspective of the recent emergence of a new form of «global novel», as well as the developments of new subgenres of urban fiction. A third area on inquiry focuses on new practices of organized religion in North America arising from the regionalization of the American metropolis in recent decades.