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The Resource Camp sites : sex, politics, and academic style in postwar America, Michael Trask, (electronic resource)

Camp sites : sex, politics, and academic style in postwar America, Michael Trask, (electronic resource)

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Camp sites : sex, politics, and academic style in postwar America
Title
Camp sites
Title remainder
sex, politics, and academic style in postwar America
Statement of responsibility
Michael Trask
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reading across the disciplines of the mid-century university, this book argues that the political shift in postwar America from consensus liberalism to New Left radicalism entailed as many continuities as ruptures. Both Cold War liberals and radicals understood the university as a privileged site for ""doing politics, "" and both exiled homosexuality from the political ideals each group favored. Liberals, who advanced a politics of style over substance, saw gay people as unable to separate the two, as incapable of maintaining the opportunistic suspension of disbelief on which a tough-mind
Member of
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1967-
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Trask, Michael
Dewey number
810.9/3587392
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Post 45
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  • American literature
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Literature and society
  • Camp (Style)
  • Politics and culture
  • Universities and colleges
  • United States
Label
Camp sites : sex, politics, and academic style in postwar America, Michael Trask, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The schooling of America -- Campus novels and experimental persons -- Liberal perversion and countercultural commitment -- From impression management to expressive authenticity -- Deviant ethnographies -- Feminism, meritocracy, and the postindustrial economy
Control code
ocn846551600
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804786638
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)846551600
Label
Camp sites : sex, politics, and academic style in postwar America, Michael Trask, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The schooling of America -- Campus novels and experimental persons -- Liberal perversion and countercultural commitment -- From impression management to expressive authenticity -- Deviant ethnographies -- Feminism, meritocracy, and the postindustrial economy
Control code
ocn846551600
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804786638
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)846551600

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