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Commentary in American life

Author: Murray Friedman; ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA Temple University Press 2005.
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English : [Online-Ausg.

Commentary magazine has had a far-reaching impact on American politics and culture.


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Document Type: Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Murray Friedman; ebrary, Inc.
ISBN: 1592131069 9781592131068 1592131050 9781592131051
OCLC Number: 704684578
Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg.: Palo Alto, Calif. ebrary 2009 Online-Ressource.
Description: 226 p.
Contents: Introduction: Commentary: The First Sixty Years, by Murray Friedman. Chapter One: 'America is Home': Commentary Magazine and the Refocusing of the Community of Memory, 1945-1960, by Nathan Abrams. Chapter Two: Commentary: The Early Years, by Nathan Glazer. Chapter Three The Jewishness of Commentary, by Ruth R. Wisse. Chapter four: Commentary and the City. Chapter Five: What They Talked About When they Talked About Literature, by Thomas L. Jeffers. Chapter Six: COmmentary and the Common Culture, by Terry Teachout, Chapter Seven: Norman Podhoretz and the Cold War, by Richard Gid Powers. Chapter Eight: Joining the Ranks, by George H. Nash. Chapter Nine: Commentary's Children, by John Ehrman. About the Contributors. Index.
Responsibility: edited by Murray Friedman.


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