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Republic of drivers : a cultural history of automobility in America
Cotten Seiler.
D.H. Hill Library Call Number
  D. H. Hill Reserves (Ask Us Center) HE5623 .S42 2008 (Browse Shelf) Available - On Reserve (what's this?)
Hunt Library Call Number
  Stacks (2nd floor) HE5623 .S42 2008 (Browse Shelf) Available
  • ISBN: 9780226745633 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780226745640 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226745635 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226745643 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • OCLC Number: 212010622
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-215) and index.
  • This book was presented by Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, publisher of American Scientist.
Table of Contents

Introduction: Automobility and American subjectivity -- Individualism, Taylorization, and the crisis of Republican selfhood -- Workmen's compensation, women's emancipation: the promise of automobility, 1895-1929 -- Crafting autonomous subjects: automobility and the cold war -- "So that we as a race might have something authentic to travel by": African American automobility and midcentury liberalism -- "How can the driver be remodeled?" : automobility and the liberal subject -- Conclusion: Automobility's futures.