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The Resource A new significance : re-envisioning the history of the American West, edited by Clyde A. Milner II ; essays by Allan G. Bogue [and others]

A new significance : re-envisioning the history of the American West, edited by Clyde A. Milner II ; essays by Allan G. Bogue [and others]

Label
A new significance : re-envisioning the history of the American West
Title
A new significance
Title remainder
re-envisioning the history of the American West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Clyde A. Milner II ; essays by Allan G. Bogue [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
These essays represent a reinterpretation of the American West in terms of the issues and subjects of late 20th century America. The emphasis is on younger scholars. The result is a basic book on the state and direction of Western history
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Milner, Clyde A.
  • Bogue, Allan G
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
Label
A new significance : re-envisioning the history of the American West, edited by Clyde A. Milner II ; essays by Allan G. Bogue [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction. Envisioning a second century of western history / Clyde A. Milner II -- The course of western history's first century / Allan G. Bogue -- Fighting words : the significance of the American West in the history of the United States / William Deverell ; Commentaries. Courage without illusion / Richard Maxwell Brown ; The new significance of the American West / Patricia Nelson Limerick -- Significant to whom? : Mexican Americans and the history of the American West / David G. Gutiérrez ; Commentaries. In pursuit of a brown West / Arnoldo De León ; Interpreting voice and locating power / Vicki L. Ruiz -- A place of extremes : nature, history, and the American West / Susan Rhoades Neel ; Commentaries. A mosaic of different environments / Robert W. Righter ; Place versus region in western environmental history / Dan Flores -- Significant lives : Asia and Asian Americans in the U.S. West / Gail M. Nomura ; Commentaries. Through western eyes : discovering Chinese women in America / Sucheta Mazumdar ; Extending democracy's reach / Gary Y. Okihiro -- Cultural filters : the significance of perception / Anne F. Hyde ; Commentaries. Looking West from here and there / Martha A. Sandweiss ; The shadow of Pikes Peak / Elliott West -- Still native : the significance of Native Americans in the history of the twentieth-century American West / David Rich Lewis ; Commentaries. We are restored / Peter Iverson ; New awareness for an old significance / Barre Toelken -- "A memory sweet to soldiers" : the significance of gender / Susan Lee Johnson ; Commentaries. Staring at the sun / Albert L. Hurtado ; A regendered, reracialized, resituated West / Deena J. González -- Concluding statements. Through the prism of race : the meaning of African-American history in the West / Quintard Taylor ; Reintroducing a re-envisioned West / Anne F. Hyde and William Deverell
Control code
ocn560022625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195100488
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560022625
Label
A new significance : re-envisioning the history of the American West, edited by Clyde A. Milner II ; essays by Allan G. Bogue [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction. Envisioning a second century of western history / Clyde A. Milner II -- The course of western history's first century / Allan G. Bogue -- Fighting words : the significance of the American West in the history of the United States / William Deverell ; Commentaries. Courage without illusion / Richard Maxwell Brown ; The new significance of the American West / Patricia Nelson Limerick -- Significant to whom? : Mexican Americans and the history of the American West / David G. Gutiérrez ; Commentaries. In pursuit of a brown West / Arnoldo De León ; Interpreting voice and locating power / Vicki L. Ruiz -- A place of extremes : nature, history, and the American West / Susan Rhoades Neel ; Commentaries. A mosaic of different environments / Robert W. Righter ; Place versus region in western environmental history / Dan Flores -- Significant lives : Asia and Asian Americans in the U.S. West / Gail M. Nomura ; Commentaries. Through western eyes : discovering Chinese women in America / Sucheta Mazumdar ; Extending democracy's reach / Gary Y. Okihiro -- Cultural filters : the significance of perception / Anne F. Hyde ; Commentaries. Looking West from here and there / Martha A. Sandweiss ; The shadow of Pikes Peak / Elliott West -- Still native : the significance of Native Americans in the history of the twentieth-century American West / David Rich Lewis ; Commentaries. We are restored / Peter Iverson ; New awareness for an old significance / Barre Toelken -- "A memory sweet to soldiers" : the significance of gender / Susan Lee Johnson ; Commentaries. Staring at the sun / Albert L. Hurtado ; A regendered, reracialized, resituated West / Deena J. González -- Concluding statements. Through the prism of race : the meaning of African-American history in the West / Quintard Taylor ; Reintroducing a re-envisioned West / Anne F. Hyde and William Deverell
Control code
ocn560022625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195100488
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560022625

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