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American Culture in the 1920s

ISBN-10: 0748625224

ISBN-13: 9780748625222

Edition: 2009

Authors: Susan Currell

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In the decade following the end of World War I, the United States roseto its current seat as the leading world superpower matched by an emerging culturaldominance that would come to characterize the second half of the twentieth century.American Culture in the 1920s is an engaging account of themajor cultural and intellectual trends that were pivotal to the decade'scharacterization as "the jazz age." Avoiding superficialrepresentations of the era as the "roaring twenties" plagued by a"lost generation," the volume provides a full portrait thatincludes chapters on literature, music and performance, film and radio, visual artand design, and the unprecedented rise of leisure and consumption.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publication date: 3/21/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.902
Language: English

Cynthia Lee Henthorn has taught design history, with an emphasis on advertising and marketing trends, at art and design colleges in New York City. In her current role as a developmental editor of online courseware, she creates interactive, Web-based textbooks and assessment tools for the higher education market.Cynthia Lee Henthorn has taught design history, with an emphasis on advertising and marketing trends, at art and design colleges in New York City. In her current role as a developmental editor of online courseware, she creates interactive, Web-based textbooks and assessment tools for the higher education market.