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E Pluribus Multitudinum: The New World of Journal Publishing in American Studies<sup>*</sup>

Paul Giles

in Transnationalism in Practice

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Published in print July 2010 | ISBN: 9780748640492
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780748652129 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640492.003.0004
E Pluribus Multitudinum: The New World of Journal Publishing in American Studies*

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This chapter examines the emergence of a new kind of journal publishing related to American studies. It charts the evolution of American studies in order to trace the trajectory of journal publishing on the subject from one grounded initially on certain assumptions about territorial enclosure towards a situation wherein the boundaries of the field have become much more amorphous. The chapter also describes the changing historical conditions within which different American studies journals have operated.

Keywords: journal publishing; American studies; territorial enclosure; boundaries; historical conditions

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Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies

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