The American adrenaline narrative

"The attempt to understand the desires related to radical, risky acts like climbing to 29,028 feet as well as the everyday participation in and fascination with extreme lifestyles lays at the heart of this book and the extreme adventure narratives it studies. The American Adrenaline Narrative i...

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Main Author: Jacobson, Kristin J., 1973-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2020]
Physical Description: x, 305 pages ; 24 cm.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Desiring natures
  • 2. Conquering natures
  • 3. Spiritual natures
  • 4. Erotic natures
  • 5. Risky natures
  • 6. Restorative natures
  • Appendix : List of Contemporary American Adrenaline Narratives.