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Real phonies
Abigail Cheever

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Real phonies
cultures of authenticity in post-World War II America
Abigail Cheever.

Published 2010 by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

"Individuality in name only"
Postwar teenagers and the attitude of authenticity
From madness to the prozac Americans
"They didn't do it for thrills": serial killing and the problem of motive
Assimilation, authenticity, and "natural Jewishness"
"The man he almost is": performativity and the corporate narrative
"Collage is the art form of the twentieth century".

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
810.9/353
Library of Congress
PS228.S36 C47 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23554805M
Internet Archive
realphoniescultu00chee
ISBN 10
0820332836, 0820334294
ISBN 13
9780820332833, 9780820334295
LC Control Number
2009024805
Library Thing
9795161
Goodreads
6684343 7097262

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