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Reading and disorder in antebellum America / David M. Stewart.

Author/Creator:
Stewart, David M. (David Malcolm), 1953-
Publication:
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 242 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Men -- Books and reading -- United States -- History.
Contents:
Reading and recreation in antebellum America
City reading
Theorizing disorder
The erotics of space
Narrating excess
Reading bodies
Cultural diet
Accusing victims
Men in public
Intimacies of disorder
Social poetics
Sex and the police
The joys of seduction
The mysteries of chumship
The trouble with men.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780814211588 (cloth : alk. paper)
0814211585 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780814292570 (cd)
0814292577 (cd)
OCLC:
689000068