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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Revolution and the United States. This sensational gothic novel invokes the Haitian Revolution even as its paratexts self-consciously worry about its place in the New York literary scene. The novel comments on the rise of a transatlantic literary market in which unfamiliar and aspiring figures such as D’Arcy...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (1): 55–82.
Published: 01 March 2018
... : Greenwood . Rodgers Daniel T. 1978 . The Work Ethic in Industrial America, 1850–1920 . Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press . Sellers Charles Grier . 1991 . The Market Revolution: Jacksonian America, 1815–1846 . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . Sklansky Jeffrey P. 2002...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (1): 29–57.
Published: 01 March 2006
...- tions. From religious denominations’ establishment of a spiritual free market where faith became a matter of consumer choice to the com- modification of the news through the penny-press revolution of the 1840s, the elements of what Karl Polanyi calls the ‘‘great transforma- tion’’ are too many...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2018
... documented, if not always defended, little understanding exists about the general importance of boycott literature and free-produce literature in particular. The latter may be unique, in fact, in its precise historical placement, as it developed concurrently with the market revolution, changing labor debates...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 335–365.
Published: 01 June 2003
...- ingly caught up in the market revolution, that confluence of internal improvements, expropriated land, rapid industrialization, and newly available credit, which allowed a range of new goods and services— home furnishings...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (2): 245–274.
Published: 01 June 2014
... . “ ‘Discovering Some New Race’: Rebecca Harding Davis’s Life in the Iron Mills and the Literary Emergence of Working-Class Whiteness .” PMLA 115 , no. 1 : 46 – 59 . Sellers Charles . 1991 . The Market Revolution: Jacksonian America, 1815-1846 . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . Siebers...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 727–755.
Published: 01 December 2001
...’’ (The Market Revolution: Jacksonian America, 1815–1846 [New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1991], 402). 3 Sellers, The Market Revolution, 405. 4 ForadiscussionofhowGarrison’spoliticalphilosophydevelopedalong- side innovations in print media, see Robert Fanuzzi, ‘‘The Organ...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (3): 495–523.
Published: 01 September 2004
... argued, a ‘‘pastoralization’’ of women’s household labor occurred following the market revolution in which domestic work by women was increasingly viewed outside the rubric of economics. That is, women’s work in the home was not seen as a contribution to the family’s financial well-being...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., and market revolutions, Southwestern humor circulated widely in newspapers across the coun- try, most famously in William T. Porter’s New York-based weekly, Spirit of the Times (see Yates 1998).3 In some cases, these regionalist texts—particularly those that most emphatically employ the framed...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (3): 477–504.
Published: 01 September 2012
... economic contours of the early part of the market revolution. At the same time, Neal’s aesthetic defense of literature against merely utilitarian, didactic, and financial ends echoes the complex relation- ship of more famous romantics such as Byron and Emerson to capital- ism’s apotheosization...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 719–747.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the emergence of a new form of pro- fessional masculinity, one intimately linked to the vicissitudes of a panic-prone economic market.1 The gender formation I am describing—which I call debtor mas- culinity—began taking shape during the financial revolutions of the 1790s and cohered in the interval...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (1): 33–60.
Published: 01 March 2013
... and lifestyle recommendations held such wide appeal because they were a timely response to the “market revolution” taking place in the United States during the first third of the nine- teenth century. As the young nation urbanized and industrialized, humanist models of civic virtue became increasingly...
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American Literature (2022) 94 (1): 133–158.
Published: 01 March 2022
... a Templar. The remainder of the game is played as Kenway’s half-Indigenous son, Ratonhnhaké:ton, who joins the Assassins and gets caught up in the American Revolution while trying to defend his tribe from encroaching white settlers. Although the marketing caused many to fear that the franchise’s Assassins...
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American Literature (2021) 93 (1): 35–58.
Published: 01 March 2021
... profits, and they promoted the expansion of foreign markets (implicitly facilitated by US political imperialism) and the consolidation of industrial corporations, trusts, and holding companies as linked strategies for restoring the balance of social wealth. It will take some time to identify the key...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 305–333.
Published: 01 June 2003
... throughout the period. In balancing specialized skills, cultural authority, and the market- place, antebellum literary professionalism mirrored the emergence of a new concept of professionalism generally, which...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2006
... the colonies was directly enabled by its timely, and highly distinctive, appearance in prefederal Philadelphia. No other city in the colonies had Philadelphia’s produc- tion, marketing, or distribution capacity on the eve of the Revolution, nor could any other city approach the same level of demand...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 497–527.
Published: 01 September 2017
... inveighed against a capitalistic publishing industry. At the height of the market revolution in the late 1840s, US printers, who were being forced to transition into factory hands, banded together to fight “the surrender of our business to the unregulated, unlimited operation of the vaunted ‘law of supply...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (1): 117–145.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Maurice . 1982 . Forward Ever! Three Years of the Grenadian Revolution: Speeches of Maurice Bishop . Sydney : Pathfinder Press . ———. 1985 . “ Speech of Maurice Bishop to the Second Congress of the Communist Party of Cuba, December 1980 .” In In Nobody’s Backyard: The Grenada Revolution in Its...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 892–894.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., focusing on writing about the Haitian Revolution and Mexican-American War, and those that involve a pairing of related authors writing on topics from the Cuban imaginary in the 1850s to the aesthetics of propaganda in the 1940s and 1950s. Even in the chapters not primarily structured around a historic...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2007
... captivity in places such as Algiers, Tripoli, and Tunis were so popu- lar that invented narratives, which were sold lucratively as authentic, also entered the market. Federal-era American sociopolitical fears about pluralism, despotism, race revolution, and the incoherence of a heterogeneous...