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States of Emergency: The Object of American Studies

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The contributors to this volume argue that for too long, inclusiveness has substituted for methodology in American studies scholarship. The ten original essays collected here call for a robust comparativism that is attuned theoretically to questions of both space and time.

States of Emergency asks readers to engage in a thought experiment: imagine that you have an object yo
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Paperback, 203 pages
Published December 1st 2009 by University of North Carolina Press (first published January 1st 2009)
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