By Geraldine Knatz
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This quantity is the result of a transatlantic dialog at the subject """"Transnational America,"""" during which greater than sixty students from universities within the usa and Germany amassed to evaluate the historic importance of and look at the tutorial customers for the """"transnational turn"""" in American experiences.
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