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American culture in peril

Author: Charles W Dunn
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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American Culture in Peril illuminates Reagan's powerful legacy and investigates whether his traditional view of American culture can successfully compete in postmodern America.

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Ronald Reagan; Ronald Reagan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles W Dunn
ISBN: 9780813136028 0813136024 9780813136035 0813136032
OCLC Number: 757463436
Description: xii, 166 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: The American cultural kaleidoscope / Charles W. Dunn --
Ronald Reagan and modern culture. --
Ronald Reagan and modern liberalism / Charles R. Kesler --
A touch for first principles : Reagan and the recovery of the culture / Hadley Arkes --
Cultural conflict in America. --
The fickle muse : the unpredictability of culture / Paul A. Cantor --
Will the postfamily culture claim America? / Allan Carlson --
The critic and the culture / Jean Bethke Elshtain --
Possibilities of cultural change. --
Two cities, how many cultures? / Ken Myers --
Sources of renewal in twenty-first-century America / Wilfred M. McClay.
Responsibility: edited by Charles W. Dunn.

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