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American culture, American tastes 1 edition

American culture, American tastes
Michael G. Kammen

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American culture, American tastes
social change and the 20th century
Michael Kammen

Published 1999 by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Comming to terms with defining terms
Culture democratized: distinction or degradation?
Consumerism, Americanism, and the phasing of popular culture
Popular culture in transition
and in its prime
Blurring the boundaries between taste levels
Cultural criticism and the transformation of cultural authority
The gradual emergence of mass culture and its critics
Mass culture in more recent times: passive and/or participatory?
Historians and the problem of popular culture in recent times
Meetings of the minds? Moving beyond cusutomary categories.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-303) and index.

Description based on print version record.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306.0973
Library of Congress
E169.04 .K35 1999beb

The Physical Object

Format
[electronic resource] :
Pagination
1 online resource (xxvii, 320 p.) :
Number of pages
320

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25568779M
Internet Archive
americanculturea00kamm_032
ISBN 10
142948568X
ISBN 13
9781429485685
OCLC/WorldCat
170209248

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