Syllabus for American Studies B1

USA-kunskap B1

A revised version of the syllabus is available.

Syllabus

  • 30 credits
  • Course code: 5EN721
  • Education cycle: First cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: English G1F
  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
  • Established: 2006-12-07
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Languages
  • Applies from: week 06, 2007
  • Entry requirements: American Studies A1.
  • Responsible department: Department of English

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: week 06, 2007

  • Fairclough, Adam Better day coming : Blacks and equality, 1890-2000

    New York: Viking, 2001

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  • Lichtenstein, Nelson State of the union : a century of American labor

    Princeton, N.J. ; a Chichester: Princeton University Press, 2001

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  • Small, Melvin. Antiwarriors : the Vietnam war and the battle for America's hearts and minds

    Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 2002

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  • Daalder, Ivo H. Lindsay, James M. America unbound : the Bush revolution in foreign policy

    Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, cop. 2003

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  • Greenstein, Fred I. The presidential difference : leadership style from FDR to George W. Bush

    2. ed.: Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2004

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  • McKay, David; Houghton, David; Wroe, Andy Controversies in American politics and society.

    Oxford: Blackwell, 2002

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  • Alterman, Eric What Liberal Media? The Truth About BIAS and the News

    Basic Books, 2003

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  • Barkin, Steve American Television News: The Media Marketplace and the Public Interest

    2003

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  • Goldberg, Bernard Bias : a CBS insider exposes how the media distorts the news

    New York: Perennial, 2002

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  • O'Dell, Tom Culture unbound : Americanization and everyday life in Sweden.

    Lund: Nordic Academic Press, 1997 ; (Lund,

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Reading list revisions