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Becoming Americanized?

Edward J. M. Rhoads

in Stepping Forth into the World: The Chinese Educational Mission to the United States, 1872-81

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028863
eISBN:
9789882207424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028863.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

From the very beginning, the possibility of cultural assimilation — that during their extend stay abroad the boys could become Americanized — was a concern to the promoters of the Chinese Educational ... More


Schoenberg’s New World: The American Years

Sabine Feisst

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195372380
eISBN:
9780199896967
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372380.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

The first full-length study dedicated to Schoenberg’s life and music in the United States, this book dispels many myths and fills significant gaps in the existing literature on Schoenberg. Drawing on ... More


“Pictures of the Vicious ultimately overcome by misery and shame”: The Cultural Work of Early National Schoolbooks

Gretchen A. Adams

in Children and Youth in a New Nation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814757420
eISBN:
9780814759851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814757420.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter examines how schoolbooks published in the United States imparted not only knowledge but also patriotism. Schoolbooks were important not only for their central philosophies in tune with ... More


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