Chapter Five. Antebellum Cultural History

  1. Karen Halttunen
  1. James W. Cook

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691762.ch5

A Companion to American Cultural History

A Companion to American Cultural History

How to Cite

Cook, J. W. (2008) Antebellum Cultural History, in A Companion to American Cultural History (ed K. Halttunen), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691762.ch5

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 cultural history;
  • antebellum period;
  • modernism;
  • victorianism;
  • caricatures

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Beyond Victorianism

  • From Class Cultures and Racial Formations to Multiethnic Histories

  • Theorizing the Popular

  • Speculating on the Future

  • References