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American civilization

Author: C L R James; Anna Grimshaw; Keith Hart
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Addresses the fundamental question of the "right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness". Ranging across American politics, society and culture, C.L.R. James sets out to integrate his analysis  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C L R James; Anna Grimshaw; Keith Hart
ISBN: 0631189084 9780631189084 0631189092 9780631189091
OCLC Number: 28708463
Description: 385 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: American Civilization: An Introduction / Anna Grimshaw and Keith Hart --
1. Individuality 1776-1876 --
2. The American Intellectuals of the Nineteenth Century --
3. 1876-1919: The New Individualism --
4. Freedom Today --
5. Popular Arts and Modern Society --
6. The Struggle for Happiness --
7. Negroes, Women and the Intellectuals --
8. The Transition --
Appendix: The Americanization of Bolshevism (1944) --
Literary Executor's Afterword / Robert A. Hill.
Responsibility: by C.L.R. James ; edited and introduced by Anna Grimshaw and Keith Hart with an afterword by Robert A. Hill.

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