Chapter Ten. The Gilded Age

  1. Karen Halttunen
  1. Scott A. Sandage

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691762.ch10

A Companion to American Cultural History

A Companion to American Cultural History

How to Cite

Sandage, S. A. (2008) The Gilded Age, in A Companion to American Cultural History (ed K. Halttunen), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691762.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235668

Online ISBN: 9780470691762

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Keywords:

  • American culture;
  • culture of consumption;
  • American civilization;
  • monopolists;
  • individualism

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Boys of Summer, 1893

  • Great Barbeque or Great Game?

  • The Cultural U-Turn

  • Organizational Sin Ceases

  • Culture and Selfhood

  • References