Welcome to H-PCAACA, a member of the H-NET Humanities Online initiative. H-PCAACA encourages scholarly collaboration and discussion about popular, American and world cultures. This network, affiliated with The Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association, also serves as an invitation for scholars and graduate students to join the activities of these internationally recognized organizations.

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Recent Content

Author: 
Edward Lee Hudgins, ed.
Reviewer: 
Sarah R. Marino

Marino on Hudgins, 'The Last Monopoly: Privatizing the Postal Service for the Information Age'


Edward Lee Hudgins, ed. The Last Monopoly: Privatizing the Postal Service for the Information Age. Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute, 1996. xxvii + 138 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-882577-31-6; $9.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-882577-32-3.

Reviewed by Sarah R. Marino (Ohio Northern University)
Published on H-PCAACA (June, 1997)

Author: 
Polly Welts Kaufman
Reviewer: 
Stephen F. Austin

Austin on Kaufman, 'National Parks and the Woman's Voice: A History'


Polly Welts Kaufman. National Parks and the Woman's Voice: A History. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1996. xvi + 305 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8263-1706-3.

Reviewed by Stephen F. Austin (State University Sylvia W. McGrath)
Published on H-PCAACA (June, 1997)

Author: 
David L. Bender
Reviewer: 
Mark Ray Schmidt

Schmidt on Bender, 'American Values, Opposing Viewpoints'


David L. Bender. American Values, Opposing Viewpoints. San Diego, CA: Greenhaven Press, 1989. 312 pp. $9.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-89908-411-4; $17.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89908-436-7.

Reviewed by Mark Ray Schmidt (University of Arkansas at Monticello)
Published on H-PCAACA (June, 1997)

Author: 
Linda Peavy, Ursula Smith
Reviewer: 
Kathleen R. Winter

Winter on Peavy and Smith, 'Women in Waiting in the Westward Movement: Life on the Home Frontier'


Linda Peavy, Ursula Smith. Women in Waiting in the Westward Movement: Life on the Home Frontier. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1994. xviii + 381 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8061-2619-7; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-2616-6.

Reviewed by Kathleen R. Winter (Ozarks Technical Community College)
Published on H-PCAACA (June, 1997)

Author: 
Michael Kimmel
Reviewer: 
Natalie Coulter

Coulter on Kimmel, 'Manhood in America: A Cultural History'


Michael Kimmel. Manhood in America: A Cultural History. New York: The Free Press, 1996. xiii + 544 pp. $30.00 US (cloth), ISBN 978-0-02-874067-6; $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-684-83712-3.

Reviewed by Natalie Coulter (University of Guelph)
Published on H-PCAACA (April, 1997)

Author: 
Michael Kammen
Reviewer: 
Christopher Berkeley

Berkeley on Kammen, 'The Lively Arts: Gilbert Seldes and the Transformation of Cultural Criticism in the United States'


Michael Kammen. The Lively Arts: Gilbert Seldes and the Transformation of Cultural Criticism in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. x + 495 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-509868-6.

Reviewed by Christopher Berkeley (Independent Scholar, Boston, Massachusetts)
Published on H-PCAACA (April, 1997)

Author: 
Barbara Brooks Tomblin
Reviewer: 
Katherine Burger Johnson

Johnson on Tomblin, 'G.I. Nightingales: The Army Nurse Corps in World War II'


Barbara Brooks Tomblin. G.I. Nightingales: The Army Nurse Corps in World War II. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996. ix + 254 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1951-9.

Reviewed by Katherine Burger Johnson (University of Louisville)
Published on H-PCAACA (April, 1997)

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