The Resource Distant mirrors : America as a foreign culture, edited by Philip R. DeVita, James D. Armstrong

Distant mirrors : America as a foreign culture, edited by Philip R. DeVita, James D. Armstrong

Label
Distant mirrors : America as a foreign culture
Title
Distant mirrors
Title remainder
America as a foreign culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Philip R. DeVita, James D. Armstrong
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.4/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E169.Z82
LC item number
D578 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1948-
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  • DeVita, Philip R.
  • Armstrong, James D.
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  • United States
  • Popular culture
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Cultural Characteristics
  • Social Environment
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Distant mirrors : America as a foreign culture, edited by Philip R. DeVita, James D. Armstrong
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Outsiders' reflections on being American: some pedagogical concerns / James Armstrong -- My American glasses / Francisco Martins Ramos -- American graffiti: curious derivatives of individualism / Jin K. Kim -- An outsider's view of American culture / Janusz L. Mucha -- America and I / Hervé Varenne -- A cross-cultural experience: a Chinese anthropologist in the United States / Huang Shu-min -- The young, the rich, and the famous: individualism as an American cultural value / Poranee Natadecha-Sponsel -- Growing up American: doing the right thing / Amparo B. Ojeda -- Forms of address: how their social functions may vary / Salikoko S. Mufwene -- First impressions: diary of a French anthropologist in New York City / Françoise Dussart -- Life and cultures: the test of real participant observation / E.L. Cerroni-Long -- America for Americans / Rik Pinxten -- Gender encounters in America: an outsider's view of continuity and ambivalence / Rahel Wasserfall -- Neighborly strangers / Honggang Yang -- A European anthropologist's personal and ethnographic impressions of the United States / Emanuel J. Drechsel
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 145 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033641329
Label
Distant mirrors : America as a foreign culture, edited by Philip R. DeVita, James D. Armstrong
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Outsiders' reflections on being American: some pedagogical concerns / James Armstrong -- My American glasses / Francisco Martins Ramos -- American graffiti: curious derivatives of individualism / Jin K. Kim -- An outsider's view of American culture / Janusz L. Mucha -- America and I / Hervé Varenne -- A cross-cultural experience: a Chinese anthropologist in the United States / Huang Shu-min -- The young, the rich, and the famous: individualism as an American cultural value / Poranee Natadecha-Sponsel -- Growing up American: doing the right thing / Amparo B. Ojeda -- Forms of address: how their social functions may vary / Salikoko S. Mufwene -- First impressions: diary of a French anthropologist in New York City / Françoise Dussart -- Life and cultures: the test of real participant observation / E.L. Cerroni-Long -- America for Americans / Rik Pinxten -- Gender encounters in America: an outsider's view of continuity and ambivalence / Rahel Wasserfall -- Neighborly strangers / Honggang Yang -- A European anthropologist's personal and ethnographic impressions of the United States / Emanuel J. Drechsel
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 145 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033641329

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