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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 693–722.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Rachel Trocchio Abstract This essay examines the role of memory in the theology of first-generation New England divine Thomas Hooker. Drawing particular attention to Hooker’s application of imagistic and dialectical mnemonics in his well-known but controversial doctrine ofpreparation,” it...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 624–627.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... Transamerican Literary Relations and the Nineteenth-Century Public Sphere . By Anna Brickhouse. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2004. xi, 329 pp. $70.00. Hemispheric Imaginings: The Monroe Doctrine and Narratives of U.S. Empire . By Gretchen Murphy. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2005. Cloth, $74.95...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 127–152.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., Abolitionist Forests in “The Heroic Slave”  133 Despite the dominance of the Garrisonian doctrines of nonresis- tance and moral suasion, many abolitionists cheered Nat Turner’s 1831 insurrection, Joseph Cinque’s 1839 uprising on the Amistad, and Madison Washington’s 1841 mutiny on the...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2006
... York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2004. xi, 329 pp. $70.00. Hemispheric Imaginings: The Monroe Doctrine and Narratives of U.S. Empire.By Gretchen Murphy. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2005. Cloth, $74.95; paper, $21.95. These three books employ a U.S. Americanist perspective to remap the nine...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 650–652.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Univ. Press. 2004. xi, 329 pp. $70.00. Hemispheric Imaginings: The Monroe Doctrine and Narratives of U.S. Empire.By Gretchen Murphy. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2005. Cloth, $74.95; paper, $21.95. These three books employ a U.S. Americanist perspective to remap the nine- teenth century as...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 192–195.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Jennifer Gurley © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Devils and Rebels: The Making of Hawthorne's Damned Politics . By Larry J. Reynolds. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press. 2008. xix, 313 pp. $55.00. The Arbiters of Reality: Hawthorne, Melville, and the Rise of Mass...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 93–119.
Published: 01 March 2011
..., the colonizer and colonized, self and Other, with the second only knowable through a necessarily false representation, a Manichean division that threatens to reproduce the static, essential- ist categories it seeks to undo. In the same way, the doctrine of multi...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 381–406.
Published: 01 June 2008
... “benevolent supremacy.” In The Cross, the Sword, and the Dollar (1951), Hilliard’s “benevolent supremacy” describes U.S. global expansion as a “positive” postwar political doctrine; he uses the term to promote conceptions of the United States as a benevolent, anti-imperial power.5...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 323–352.
Published: 01 June 2008
... sir, for God and humanity, the Redemption of our race, and Regen- eration of Africa.”46 A few weeks later, Delany responds to inquiries about whether “‘the African scheme had blown up’” by answering: “I, and all those who originally intended to go to Africa, are making vigorous preparations for...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 June 2010
... characteristic that makes it the indispensible foundation for achieving an ideal pluralistic society where doctrinal differences do not express themselves in militant politics.5 A more recent wave of scholarship, often going under the contested name “postsecularism,” has reinter- preted Berger and...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 553–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
... powers,” promi- nent advocates such as Herbert Croly, Theodore Roosevelt, Leonard Wood, and Henry Stimson believed that war preparation could gener- ate and sustain comparably adhesive notions of commonwealth, bro- kering the way for an organizational state and a culture of loyalty ame- nable to...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 225–252.
Published: 01 June 2009
... the most part only problems of probability.”15 In “The Murders in the Rue Morgue” and beyond, Poe refers to the “theory of probabilities” (PT, 421), the “doctrine of chance” (PT, 507), and the “Calculus of Probabilities” (PT, 554), though—as is so often the case—his intellectual sources are...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 673–699.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Drew Lopenzina Nineteenth-century Pequot minister William Apess has appeared to many readers over the years as a Native American figure who fully assimilated into the expectations of the dominant culture, his role as Christian minister placing an insuperable distance between him and the traditions...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2014
... that gathered in the sweltering heat, likely anticipated the Forrest whose voice was said to roar like a cataract and whose eyes were compared to flashes of lightning. Instead they found a speaker who read from a prepared text and who “remind[ed] one very forcibly of Daniel Webster, though by...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 147–184.
Published: 01 March 2001
...’’ that coincides with ‘‘the Hundred Years’ life of the Republic’’ (LG, 751). Figuring the Revolution as a national birth, he asserts: A]ll the hitherto experience of The States, their first Century, has been but preparation, adolescence—andThisUnion is only now and henceforth (i.e., since the...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 387–390.
Published: 01 June 2009
... about the text, Margolis argues that Twain frames the relationship between Huck and Jim in terms derived from the then newly emergent legal doctrine of tort “negligence.” Tort law, she notes, gives Twain a structure for redefining individual obligation in the context of the postbellum era’s civil...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 405–407.
Published: 01 June 2009
... example of this approach. Invoking familiar debates about the text, Margolis argues that Twain frames the relationship between Huck and Jim in terms derived from the then newly emergent legal doctrine of tort “negligence.” Tort law, she notes, gives Twain a structure for redefining individual...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 209–211.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Claire F. Fox © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Cuba in the American Imagination: Metaphor and the Imperial Ethos . By Louis A. Pérez Jr. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2008. xii, 333 pp. $34.95. Waves of Decolonization: Discourses of Race and Hemispheric...
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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2015
... .“ Anthropological Quarterly 85 , no. 2 : 457 – 86 . McGill Meredith . 2003 . American Literature and the Culture of Reprinting, 1834–1853 . Philadelphia : Univ. of Pennsylvania Press . Murphy Gretchen . 2005 . Hemispheric Imaginings: The Monroe Doctrine and Narratives of US Empire...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 301–330.
Published: 01 June 2016
... sweepingly forbade judicial review of a court’s denials of claims to citizenship. 7 In 1922 he supported a Supreme Court ruling that denied Puerto Ricans the constitutional right to trial by jury through the “unincorporated territory” doctrine. 8 And in 1927 he ruled in favor of a statute that...