Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Culture (Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture)

Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Culture (Encyclopedias of Contemporary Culture)

Gary W. McDonogh


As a gathering element for global cultures, america is characterised by way of its breadth and variety. Acknowledging that variety is the elemental characteristic of yankee tradition, this quantity is equipped round a willing expertise of race, gender, classification and house and with over 1,200 alphabetically-arranged entries - spanning 'the American century' from the top of global struggle II to the current day - the Encyclopedia presents a one-stop resource for insightful and stimulating insurance of all features of that culture.
Entries variety from brief definitions to longer evaluation essays and with complete cross-referencing, huge indexing, and a thematic contents record, this quantity offers an important cultural context for either lecturers and scholars of yankee reports, in addition to offering interesting insights into American tradition for the overall reader. The feedback for extra analyzing, which follows so much entries, also are priceless courses to extra really good resources.

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