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Author Taylor, Andrew, 1968-

Title Thinking America : New England intellectuals and the varieties of American identity / Andrew Taylor

Publ Info Durham, N.H. : University of New Hampshire Press ; Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PS243 .T39 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 226 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Becoming modern: new nineteenth-century studies
Becoming modern
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: Thinking in the Emersonian grain -- Affiliation and alienation -- Thought and action -- Conversation and cosmopolitanism -- Variety and limits -- Aesthetics and institutions -- Coda: The scene of instruction
LC subject American literature -- New England -- History and criticism
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Political and social views
New England -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
United States -- Intellectual life -- 19th century
National characteristics, American, in literature
ISBN 9781584658627 (cloth : alk. paper)
1584658622 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781584658634 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1584658630 (pbk. : alk. paper)