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Republic of drivers : a cultural history of automobility in America
Cotten Seiler.
 
Location
   
Online
       
D.H. Hill Library Call Number
  Stacks (4th floor) HE5623 .S42 2008 (Browse Shelf) Available
       
Hunt Library Call Number
  Stacks (2nd floor) HE5623 .S42 2008 (Browse Shelf) Available
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Description
  • ISBN: 9780226745633 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780226745640 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226745635 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226745643 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • OCLC Number: 212010622
Notes
  • 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.
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