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American studies in Europe

Sigmund Skard

American studies in Europe

their history and present organization

by Sigmund Skard

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Civilization -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Two volumes in one.

    StatementSigmund Skard.
    SeriesPublications / American Institute, University of Oslo, Publications (American Institute, University of Oslo)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. in 1 ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20250704M

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    The Europe and Latin America Section promotes scholarly relations between Latin Americanists from Europe and the Americas. Including all disciplines from the social sciences and humanities, it is particularly interested in the relations between Europe and Latin America as well as comparative studies involving cases from both these world regions. Global American Studies focuses on the study of American culture in an international context through both courses on national identity and globalization at UNC and coursework on America in partner study abroad programs. The experience of being an American abroad is critical to developing the comparative analysis as students see both how the.

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