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Emotions in American history

Emotions in American history

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Published by Berghahn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emotions -- Social aspects -- United States -- History,
  • Emotions -- Political aspects -- United States -- History,
  • Social change -- United States -- History,
  • Emotions -- Historiography,
  • Historiography -- Psychological aspects,
  • Historiography -- Social aspects,
  • United States -- History,
  • United States -- Social conditions,
  • United States -- Politics and government,
  • United States -- Intellectual life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Jessica C.E. Gienow-Hecht.
    SeriesEuropean studies in American history -- v. 3
    ContributionsGienow-Hecht, Jessica C. E., 1964-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE179 .E55 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24110007M
    ISBN 109781845456429
    LC Control Number2010006548
    OCLC/WorldCa475433987


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In particular they focus on emotions in American history between the 18th century and the present: in war, in social and political discourse, as well as in art and the media. In addition to case studies, the volume includes a review of their fields by senior scholars, who offer new insights regarding future research projects.

In a very real sense, we exist only through the prism of our emotions. And yet the profound effect of human emotion on history, politics, religion, and culture, remains underexamined. While the influence of emotion in such realms as American foreign policy has been well-documented, other emotional aspects of American history have escaped notice/5(2).

The history of emotions provides important keys to understanding human behavior and can be of great assistance in explaining wider political, social, and economic trends in American history.¹ This applies in particular to the history of African Americans, as racial conflicts in general and the black struggle for freedom and equality in.

In particular they focus on emotions in American history between the 18th century and the present: in war, in social and political discourse, as well as in art and the media. In addition to case studies, the volume includes a review of their fields by senior scholars, who offer new insights regarding future research : ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm.

Contents: Emotions in American history: the view from Europe / Jessica C.E. Gienow-Hecht --Approaches to the study of human ns history in the United States: goals, methods, and promise / Peter N.

Stearns --Emotions at work: potential and perspectives of the history. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xii, pages): illustrations: Contents: Emotions in American history: the view from Europe / Jessica C.E.

Gienow-Hecht --Approaches to the study of human ns history in the United States: goals, methods, and promise / Peter N. Stearns --Emotions at work: potential and perspectives of the. In a very real sense, we exist only through the prism of our emotions.

And yet the profound effect of human emotion on history, politics, religion, and culture, remains underexamined. While the influence of emotion in such realms as American foreign policy has been well-documented, other emotional aspects of American history have escaped notice.

This is a great reader in the (fairly) recent state of emotions history. The field is moving quickly, and it is one I intend to pursue actively over the next four years, but as a way to get an overview of current thought and some methodology, this is a great s: 3.

Discover the best African American History in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. The history of emotions is a field of historical research concerned with human emotion, especially variations among cultures Emotions in American history book historical periods in the experience and expression of ing in the 20th century with writers such as Lucien Febvre and Peter Gay, an expanding range of methodological approaches is being applied.

EHCS is dedicated to understanding the emotions as culturally and temporally-situated phenomena, and to exploring the role of emotion in shaping human experience and action by individuals, groups, societies and cultures.

EHCS welcomes theoretically-informed work from a range of historical, cultural and social domains. The journal aims to illuminate (1) the ways emotion is conceptualized and. Plamper’s own suggestions for the vast potential of the history of emotions seem, in fact, to point in this direction.

It should be noted that the English text here hasn’t been updated from the German edition ofmeaning the history-of-emotions rocket ship is flying at. America in the s, an impoverished Deep South. Five lonesome souls, as outwardly different as they are inwardly alike.

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Interest in the historical dimensions of emotional life has grown rapidly. Ranging from medieval to modern periods, the Emotions in History series reaches across regional and national boundaries, bringing together studies of human experience from all parts of the world.

The series recognises the multifaceted nature of emotions, exploring them through the histories of science, medicine, and. Within a year, the two had published Anger: The Struggle for Emotional Control in America’s History.[10] These opening salvos marked the creation of a virtual mini-industry: an impressive series of books and articles by Stearns himself and others inspired by him on the emotional history.

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This book is a must-read for any student taking a class on the history of s: 5. Emotions shape the landscape of our mental and social lives. Like geological upheavals in a landscape, they mark our lives as uneven, uncertain and prone to reversal.

Are they simply, as some have claimed, animal energies or impulses with no connection to our thoughts. Or are they rather suffused with intelligence and discernment, and thus a source of deep awareness and understanding?3/5(2).

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Bush, left, and a photo of former President George W. Bush. Crown announced Thursday that the book. The history of emotions is one of the fastest growing fields in current historical debate, and this is the first book-length introduction to the field, synthesizing the current research, and offering direction for.

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This book is a must-read for any student taking a class on the history of s: 6. Bringing forth the emotional component of the past only gets us closer to that full picture the study of history promises.

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