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America-lite : how imperial academia dismantled our culture (and ushered in the Obamacrats)

Author: David Hillel Gelernter
Publisher: New York : Encounter Books, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses how the education quality has change over the years in the United States.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Hillel Gelernter
ISBN: 9781594036064 1594036063 9781594037085 1594037086
OCLC Number: 744288937
Description: 185 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Intellectuals and the cultural revolution --
Snapshot 1940 : war, the elite and the thinkers --
The great reform --
Imperial academia --
The road to the late '60s --
Snapshot 1968 : war, the elite and the thinkers --
Today : airheads and Obamacrats --
Asymmetry and balance --
The cultural revolution shapes America.
Responsibility: David Gelernter.

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America-Lite (where we all live) is just like America, only turned into an amusement park or a video game or a supersized Pinkberry, where the past and future are blank and there is only a big NOW.  Read more...

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