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The Resource Public culture : diversity, democracy, and community in the United States, edited by Marguerite S. Shaffer

Public culture : diversity, democracy, and community in the United States, edited by Marguerite S. Shaffer

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Public culture : diversity, democracy, and community in the United States
Title
Public culture
Title remainder
diversity, democracy, and community in the United States
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marguerite S. Shaffer
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
E7B
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Public culture : diversity, democracy, and community in the United States, edited by Marguerite S. Shaffer
Label
Public culture : diversity, democracy, and community in the United States, edited by Marguerite S. Shaffer
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt3fhj65
Publication
Note
"This book grew out of a conference held at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in March 2003, entitled "The Transformation of Public Culture : Assessing the Politics of Diversity, Democracy, and Community in the United States, 1890 to the Present"--Preface
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : why public culture? / Marguerite S. Shaffer -- What is public culture? : agency and contested meaning in American culture : an introduction / Mary Kupiec Cayton -- pt I. Public action -- 1. Looking for the public in time and space : the case of the Los Angeles Plaza from the eighteenth century to the present / Mary P. Ryan -- 2. Remembrance, contestation, excavation : the work of memory in Oklahoma City, the Washita Battlefield, and the Tulsa Race Riot / Edward T. Linenthal -- 3. Public sentiments and the American remembrance of World War II / John Bodnar -- pt. II. Public image -- 4. Sponsorship and snake oil : medicine shows and contemporary public culture / Susan Strasser -- 5. Entertainment wars : television culture after 9/11 / Lynn Spigel -- 6. Screening pornography / Wendy Hui Kyong Chun -- pt. III. Public space -- 7. The Billboard war : gender, commerce, and public space / Catherine Gudis -- 8. The social space of shopping : mobilizing dreams for public culture / Sharon Zukin -- 9. Gates, barriers, and the rise of affinity : parsing public-private space in postindustrial America / Hal Rothman -- pt. IV. Public identity -- 10. To serve the living : the public and civic identity of African American funeral directors / Suzanne Smith -- 11. Denizenship as transnational practice / Rachel Ida Buff -- 12. The queen's mirrors : public identity and the process of transformation in Cincinnati, Ohio / Mary E. Frederickson -- Epilogue : pitfalls and promises : wither the "public" in America? / Sheila L. Croucher -- Notes -- List of contributors -- Index -- Acknowledgments
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Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 376 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812206845
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations
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remote

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