This much-needed update of American Cultural Studies provides an introduction to the central themes in modern American culture and exploring how these themes can be interpreted.
Neil Campbell and Alasdair Kean discuss the various aspects of American cultural life such as religion, gender and sexuality and regionalism. Updates and revisions include:
A refreshing and contemporary update of a staple text on American Studies reading lists.
Employs a multidisciplinary approach to vital issues in the development of modern America, including such issues as gender, sexuality, youth, race, and religion, with each topic explored from a range of critical perspectives. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.