Table of contents for A token of my affection : greeting cards and American business culture / Barry Shank.

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List of Illustrations

   Structured Feelings amid Circulations of the Heart

1. Vicious Sentiments:
   Nineteenth-Century Valentines and the Sentimental Production
   of Class Boundaries

2. The Nineteenth-Century Christmas Card:
   The Chromo-Reproduction of Sentimental Value

3. Corporate Sentiment:
   The Rise of the Twentieth-Century Greeting Card Industry
   and the American Culture of Business

4. Condensation, Displacement, and Masquerade:
   The Dream-Work of Greeting Cards

5. Knitting the Social Lace:
   The Use of Greeting Cards

6. All This Senseless Rationality:
   Beyond the End of the Modern Era of Greeting Cards


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Greeting cards industry United States History, Business etiquette United States, United States Social life and customs, Consumption (Economics) United States