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Title Mapping American culture / edited by Wayne Franklin and Michael Steiner.
Imprint Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, 1992.

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Series The American land & life series
American land and life series.
Subject Human geography -- United States.
United States -- Civilization.
Alt Name Franklin, Wayne.
Steiner, Michael (Michael C.)
Description 1 online resource (vii, 310 pages) : illustrations.
Note Rev. and expanded versions of papers originally presented at a conference at San Luis Obispo on "Place in American culture" in May 1990.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Taking place : toward the regrounding of American studies / Wayne Franklin and Michael Steiner -- Place and culture : analeptic for individuality and the world's indifference / Yi-Fu Tuan -- Place-on-the-move : space and place for the migrant / Clarence Mondale -- "To lose the unspeakable" : folklore and landscape in O.E. Rolvaag's Giants in the earth / April Schulz -- Back home : southern identity and African-American gospel quartet performance / Ray Allen -- Thoreau's Journal : the creation of a sacred place / Don Scheese -- Possessing America : William Carlos Williams's Paterson and the poetics of appropriation / Kinereth Meyer -- "Roots, aren't they supposed to be buried?" : the experience of place in midwestern women's autobiographies / Kathleen R. Wallace -- Beyond the sacred and the profane : cultural landscape photography in America, 1930-1990 / Timothy Davis -- The formal garden in the age of consumer culture : a reading of the twentieth-century shopping mall / Richard Keller Simon -- Topographies of power : the forced spaces of the Manhattan Project / Peter Bacon Hales -- Priesthoods and power : some thoughts on Diablo Canyon / Steven Marx.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 158729074X (electronic bk.)
9781587290749 (electronic bk.)
0877453799 (acid-free paper)
9780877453796 (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 45729204
Additional Format Print version: Mapping American culture. Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, 1992 087745518X
Table of Contents
 Taking Place: Toward the Regrounding of American Studies / Wayne Franklin, Michael Steiner3
 Place and Culture: Analeptic for Individuality and the World's Indifference / Yi-Fu Tuan27
 Place-on-the-Move: Space and Place for the Migrant / Clarence Mondale53
 "To Lose the Unspeakable": Folklore and Landscape in O. E. Rolvaag's Giants in the Earth / April Schultz89
 Back Home: Southern Identity and African-American Gospel Quartet Performance / Ray Allen112
 Thoreau's Journal: The Creation of a Sacred Place / Don Scheese139
 Possessing America: William Carlos Williams's Paterson and the Poetics of Appropriation / Kinereth Meyer152
 "Roots, Aren't They Supposed to Be Buried?": The Experience of Place in Midwestern Women's Autobiographies / Kathleen R. Wallace168
 Beyond the Sacred and the Profane: Cultural Landscape Photography in America, 1930-1990 / Timothy Davis191
 The Formal Garden in the Age of Consumer Culture: A Reading of the Twentieth-Century Shopping Mall / Richard Keller Simon231
 Topographies of Power: The Forced Spaces of the Manhattan Project / Peter Bacon Hales251
 Priesthoods and Power: Some Thoughts on Diablo Canyon / Steven Marx291
 Notes on Contributors303

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