American Studies is a coordinated field of study in the history, literature, and politics of the United States of America. American Studies Area Studies Social Sciences Science.
American studies or American civilization is an interdisciplinary field of scholarship that examines American history, society, and culture. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: American studies or American civilization is an interdisciplinary field of scholarship that examines American history, society, and culture. It traditionally incorporates the study of history, literature, and critical theory, but also welcomes research methods from a variety of other disciplines.
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- American culture - The culture of the United States of America is primarily Western, but is influenced by African, Native American, Asian, Polynesian, and Latin American cultures. It also has its own social and cultural characteristics, such as dialect, music, arts, social habits, cuisine, and folklore.
- American history - The history of the United States began with the settlement of Indigenous people before 10,000 BC. Numerous cultures formed. The arrival of Christopher Columbus in 1492 started the European colonization of the Americas. Most colonies formed after 1600.
- American Literature (academic discipline) - American Literature is an academic discipline devoted to the study of American literature.
- American Studies in Britain
- American Studies in Germany
- Cultural studies - Cultural studies is a field of theoretically, politically, and empirically engaged cultural analysis that concentrates upon the political dynamics of contemporary culture, its historical foundations, defining traits, conflicts, and contingencies.
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- H-Net H-Amstdy: American Studies www
H-Net discussion group dedicated to the cultures of North America and the United States. American Studies. Features archive, reviews, charter, links to related lists, and subscription information. H-Amstdy: American Studies.
- An British Association for American Studies www
An organization for American Studies academics, Association for American Studies, teachers and students. British Association for American Studies.
- Promotes American Studies Association (ASA) www
Promotes and encourages the interdisciplinary study of American culture and history. Studies Association (ASA). Membership is open to all individuals and to cultural or educational institutions. American Studies Association (ASA).
- Organization Canadian Ethnic Studies Association www
Organization devoted to the study of ethnicity and cultural life of groups in Canada. Ethnic Studies Association. Features membership information, board of directors, mission statement and links. Located at the University of Calgary. In French and English. Canadian Ethnic Studies Association.
- An Minority Rights Group www
An international organization that raises awareness of minority rights issues based on research, Rights Group, publication, and by providing information to the public. Features workshop reports, a newsletter, and contact information. Minority Rights Group.
- Newsletter, University of Leipzig Institute for American Studies www
Newsletter, Leipzig Institute for American Studies, library information, lectures and seminars, and links of interest to American Studies scholars in Germany and the world. University of Leipzig Institute for American Studies.
- Organized Multinational Institute of American Studies www
Organized in l98l at New York University to promote and upgrade the study of the United States abroad at all levels of schooling. Multinational Institute of American Studies.
- This Journal of American Studies www
This print-based journal is based in the United Kingdom and publishes works by international scholars on American history, American Studies, politics, literature, institutions, economics, film, popular culture, geography, sociology, etc. Journal of American Studies.
- Housed Southern Spaces www
Housed at Emory University, Spaces, Southern Spaces is an Internet journal providing multimedia articles that tackle issues relating to space and place in the American South as well as southern connections to broader American culture. Southern Spaces.
- A Institute for Global Studies www
A research unit at Johns Hopkins University that specializes in the study of global power, for Global Studies, culture, and history. Features newsletter, calendar of events and program information. Institute for Global Studies.
- Provides NationMaster.com www
Provides country and regional graphs and descriptive statistics based on geography, NationMaster.com, military, economy, crime, education, and transportation. NationMaster.com.
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