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Beyond the crisis in US American studies

Beyond the crisis in US American studies

Scandinavian perspectives

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Published by University Press of Southern Denmark, Distribution in the United States and Canada, International Specialized Book Services in Odense, Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Group identity -- United States,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Americanization,
  • National characteristics, American,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • United States -- Civilization -- 21st century,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- 21st century,
  • Europe -- Civilization -- American influences

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David E. Nye.
    SeriesUniversity of Southern Denmark studies in history and social sciences -- v. 348
    ContributionsNye, David E., 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE169.12 .B453 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255 p. ;
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23908360M
    ISBN 108776742520
    ISBN 109788776742522
    LC Control Number2008485205

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