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Author Doss, Erika, 1956-

Title Memorial mania : public feeling in America / Erika Doss.

Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  355.160973 Dos    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 458 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [378]-436) and index.
Contents Statue mania to memorial mania: scope of the subject -- Grief: temporary memorials and contemporary modes of mourning -- Fear: terrorism memorials and security narratives -- Gratitude: memorializing World War II and the "greatest generation" -- Shame: Duluth's lynching memorial and issues of national morality -- Anger: contesting American identity in contemporary memorial culture.
Subject McGhie, Isaac, approximately 1900-1920 -- Monuments.
Clayton, Elias, approximately 1897-1920 -- Monuments.
Jackson, Elmer, 1897-1920 -- Monuments.
Monuments -- United States -- Public opinion.
War memorials -- United States -- Public opinion.
Collective memory -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Monuments -- United States.
Victims of terrorism -- Monuments -- United States.
Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial (Duluth, Minn.)
ISBN 9780226159386 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226159388 (cloth : alk. paper)