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Volume 52, Number 3, 2013

Table of Contents

Summer Reading Issue

Editor’s Note

p. 6 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0082

Review Essays

In a New Light: Early African American Photography

pp. 7-25 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0090

Folkways and Stateways: Continuing Dilemmas of Housing, Race, and Place

pp. 27-39 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0098

Grasping Glamour

pp. 41-51 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0056

Public Policy, Popular Culture, Celebrity, and the Making of a Spiritual-Industrial Marketplace in Postwar America

pp. 53-64 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0059

Book Reviews

Feminist Interventions in Early American Studies ed. by Mary C. Carruth (review)

pp. 69-70 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0077

Boys at Home: Discipline, Masculinity, and “The Boy-Problem” in Nineteenth-Century American Literature by Ken Parille (review)

pp. 70-71 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0069

John Brown’s War Against Slavery by Robert E. McGlone (review)

pp. 71-72 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0085

Beleaguered Poets and Leftist Critics: Stevens, Cummings, Frost, and Williams in the 1930s by Milton A. Cohen (review)

pp. 72-73 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0101

Faith in the Fight: Religion and the American Soldier in the Great War by Jonathan H. Ebel (review)

pp. 73-74 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0062

From Douglass to Duvalier: U.S. African Americans, Haiti, and Pan Americanism, 1870–1964 by Millery Polyné (review)

pp. 75-76 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0104

Airborne Dreams: “Nisei” Stewardesses and Pan American World Airways by Christine R. Yano (review)

pp. 76-77 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0093

A Black Soldier’s Story: The Narrative of Ricardo Batrell and the Cuban War of Independence by Ricardo Batrell (review)

pp. 77-79 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0099

Cruel Optimism by Lauren Berlant (review)

pp. 79-80 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0065

Embattled Ecumenism: The National Council of Churches, the Vietnam War, and the Trials of the Protestant Left by Jill K. Gill (review)

pp. 80-81 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0072

The Ethics of Sightseeing by Dean MacCannell (review)

pp. 81-83 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0096

Gary: The Most American of All American Cities by S. Paul O’Hara (review)

pp. 83-84 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0080

Gender, Race, and Mourning in American Modernism by Greg Forter (review)

pp. 84-85 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0057

God’s Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, 1898–1902 by Susan K. Harris (review)

pp. 85-90 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0088

Guantánamo: An American History by Jonathan M. Hansen (review)

pp. 90-91 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0075

How to be South Asian in America: Narratives of Ambivalence and Belonging by Anupama Jain (review)

pp. 91-92 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0083

Imprisioned in a Luminous Glare: Photography and the African American Freedom Struggle by Leigh Raiford (review)

pp. 92-93 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0102

Medgar Evers: Mississippi Martyr by Michael Vinson Williams (review)

pp. 93-94 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0091

Opportunity Denied: Limiting Black Women to Devalued Work by Enobong Hanna Branch (review)

pp. 94-96 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0060

The Passion of Tiger Woods: An Anthropologist Reports on Golf, Race, and Celebrity Scandal by Orin Starn (review)

pp. 96-97 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0067

Reading Up: Middle Class Readers and the Culture of Success in the Early Twentieth Century United States by Amy L. Blair (review)

pp. 97-98 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0078

Seeing Through Race: A Reinterpretation of Civil Rights Photography by Martin A. Berger (review)

pp. 98-99 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0070

Strictly Kosher Reading: Popular Literature and the Condition of Contemporary Orthodoxy by Yoel Finkelman (review)

pp. 99-100 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0063

Those Girls: Single Women in Sixties and Seventies Popular Culture by Katherine J. Lehman (review)

pp. 100-102 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0097

The White Negress: Literature, Minstrelsy, and the Black-Jewish Imaginary by Lori Harrison-Kahan (review)

pp. 102-103 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0094

Aloha America: Hula Circuits through the U.S. Empire by Adria L. Imada (review)

pp. 103-104 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0086

America’s Film Legacy, 2009–2010: A Viewer’s Guide to the 50 Landmark Movies Added to the National Film Registry in 2009–2010 by Daniel Eagan, and: Fatalism in American Film Noir: Some Cinematic Philosophy by Robert B. Pippin, and: American Showman: Samuel “Roxy” Rothafel and the Birth of the Entertainment Industry by Ross Melnick (review)

pp. 104-106 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0105

The Anthropological Study of Class and Consciousness by E. Paul Durrenberger (review)

p. 107 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0066

An Army of Lions: The Civil Rights Struggle before the NAACP by Shawn Leigh Alexander (review)

p. 108 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0081

Arrested Justice: Black Women, Violence, and America’s Prison Nation by Beth E. Richie (review)

pp. 109-110 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0089

The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience by Stephen Wade (review)

pp. 110-111 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0103

Black Star, Crescent Moon: The Muslim International and Black Freedom beyond America by Sohail Daulatzai (review)

pp. 111-112 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0073

Celluloid Sermons: The Emergence of the Christian Film Industry, 1930–1986 by Terry Lindvall, Andrew Quicke (review)

pp. 112-113 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0061

Corn Palaces and Butter Queens: A History of Crop Art and Dairy Sculpture by Pamela H. Simpson (review)

pp. 113-114 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0100

Colors of Confinement: Rare Kodachrome Photographs of Japanese American Incarceration in World War II ed. by Eric Mueller (review)

pp. 114-115 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0058

Cruel and Unusual: The American Death Penalty and the Founders’ Eighth Amendment by John D. Bessler (review)

pp. 115-117 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0095

Democratic Narrative, History, and Memory ed. by Carole A. Barbato, Laura L. Davis (review)

pp. 117-118 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0068

Henry Ford’s War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech by Victoria Saker Woeste (review)

pp. 119-120 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0064

In the Crossfire: Marcus Foster and the Troubled History of American School Reform by John P. Spencer (review)

pp. 120-121 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0071

Putting the Barn Before the House: Women and Family Farming in Early Twentieth-Century New York by Grey Osterud by Grey Osterud (review)

pp. 121-122 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0092

Queer Environmentality by Robert Azzarello (review)

pp. 122-124 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0087

Social Death: Racialized Rightlessness and the Criminalization of the Unprotected by Lisa Marie Cacho (review)

pp. 124-125 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0076

Subversives: The FBI’s War on Student Radicals, and Reagan’s Rise to Power by Seth Rosenfeld (review)

pp. 125-126 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0079

The Voice is All: The Lonely Victory of Jack Kerouac by Joyce Johnson (review)

pp. 126-127 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0084

Notes on Contributors

pp. 4-5 | DOI: 10.1353/ams.2013.0074

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