The Resource Growing up ethnic : nationalism and the Bildungsroman in African American and Jewish American fiction, by Martin Japtok

Growing up ethnic : nationalism and the Bildungsroman in African American and Jewish American fiction, by Martin Japtok

Label
Growing up ethnic : nationalism and the Bildungsroman in African American and Jewish American fiction
Title
Growing up ethnic
Title remainder
nationalism and the Bildungsroman in African American and Jewish American fiction
Statement of responsibility
by Martin Japtok
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Growing Up Ethnic examines the presence of literary similarities between African American and Jewish American coming-of-age stories in the first half of the twentieth century; often these similarities exceed what could be explained by sociohistorical correspondences alone. Martin Japtok argues that these similarities result from the way both African American and Jewish American authors have conceptualized their "ethnic situation." The issue of "race" and its social repercussions certainly defy any easy comparisons. However, the fact that the ethnic situations are far from identical in the case
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
813.5209896073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
J37 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Growing up ethnic : nationalism and the Bildungsroman in African American and Jewish American fiction, by Martin Japtok
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-195) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The autobiography of an ex-coloured man and Haunch, paunch, and jowl : two versions of passing -- Fanny herself and Plum bun : art and ethnic solidarity -- Brown girl, brownstones and Bread givers : reconciling ethnicity and individualism -- Ethnic nationalism and ethnic literary responses
Control code
ocn651630540
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 201 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587295942
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35776468
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)651630540
  • pebcs1587295946
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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