The Divided Mind: Ideology and Imagination in America, 1898-1917

The Divided Mind: Ideology and Imagination in America, 1898-1917

by Peter Conn
     
 

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The Divided Mind examines the debate between innovation and tradition in American culture of the early years of the twentieth century. Peter Conn discusses literature, painting, music, architecture and politics, using illustrations of the artwork, buildings and popular graphics of the period. The major figures studied include: Henry James, David Graham Phillips

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The Divided Mind examines the debate between innovation and tradition in American culture of the early years of the twentieth century. Peter Conn discusses literature, painting, music, architecture and politics, using illustrations of the artwork, buildings and popular graphics of the period. The major figures studied include: Henry James, David Graham Phillips, Jack London, W. E. B. DuBois, Booker T. Washington, Edith Wharton, Kate Chopin, Charles Ives, John Sloan, Frank Lloyd Wright, Alfred Steiglitz and Emma Goldman.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521368681
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2008
Series:
Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture Series, #7
Pages:
372
Sales rank:
835,176
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

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