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American Encounters: American studies

Jessica Williams

American Encounters: American studies

reading, study skills, writing

by Jessica Williams

  • 44 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.,
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • Study skills -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • Listening -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • Academic writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • Report writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • United States -- Civilization -- Problems, exercises, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJessica Williams.
    GenreTextbooks for foreign speakers., Problems, exercises, etc.
    SeriesAcademic encounters
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1128 .W7256 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 242 p. ;
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21095572M
    ISBN 109780521673693
    LC Control Number2007008624

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    Academic Encounters: American Studies uses a sustained-content approach to help students develop the skills they need to meet the demands of academic courses. The text engages students with academic readings, photos, graphs, and charts on stimulating topics from the field of American Studies that deal with important events and ideas in American Book Edition: Description. For survey courses in American art that span ancient Indian cultures to the present. American Encounters is a long-awaited dynamic new narrative of the history of American art that focuses on historical encounters among diverse cultures, upon broad structural transformations such as the rise of the middle classes and the emergence of consumer and mass culture, and on the fluid.

    She is currently completing a book entitled Communicating Disease: Medical Encounters in Early American Literatures, which examines the ways in which European colonists, Native Americans, and Africans exchanged medical knowledge in colonial encounters and the influence of these exchanges on colonial medical writing. She looks forward to. Praise “Alien Encounters offers the best introduction to Asian American popular cultural studies to contributors illuminate an impressive range of unstudied or understudied youth cultures, musics, art, media, performance, and everyday practices and discourses.”.


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