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Teaching the American Twenties: Exploring the Decade through Literature and Art

Investigating Americanness

Excerpt from Middletown: a study in American culture

Creator:
Helen Lynd Robert Lynd
Date:
1929
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Read an excerpt from Middletown, to learn about the Lynds' efforts to objectively study the lives of "average" Americans.


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