America's Culture of Terrorism: Violence, Capitalism, and the Written Word / Edition 1

America's Culture of Terrorism: Violence, Capitalism, and the Written Word / Edition 1

by Jeffory A. Clymer
     
 

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America's Culture of Terrorism: Violence, Capitalism, and the Written Word

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807854600
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
09/08/2003
Series:
Cultural Studies of the United States Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.36(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Terrorism in the American Cultural Imagination1
1Imagining Terrorism in America: The 1886 Chicago Haymarket Bombing33
2Gendering the Terrorist: Writing, Class Violence, and Gender in Henry James69
3The United States of Terrorism: The Political Economy of Lynching and Citizenship in Thomas Dixon and Ida B. Wells100
4This Firm of Men-Killers: Jack London and the Incorporation of Terrorism134
5Sabotage: Class Antagonism and the Fantasies of Violence171
Epilogue: After 9/11211
Notes219
Works Cited251
Index267

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