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The eighties : a reader

Author: Gilbert T Sewall
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1997.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eighties.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1997
(OCoLC)605063372
Online version:
Eighties.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1997
(OCoLC)607934346
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gilbert T Sewall
ISBN: 020177240X 9780201772401
OCLC Number: 36969698
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxiv, 382 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: From The Culture of Narcissism / Christopher Lasch --
"Adversary Culture of Intellectuals" / Irving Kristol --
From The View from Sunset Boulevard / Ben Stein --
"Fashionable Mind" / Kennedy Fraser --
Appearance of Aids --
From Hunger of Memory / Richard Rodriquez --
From "Crime and American Culture" / James Q. Wilson --
"New Porn Wars" / Jean Bethke Elshtain --
"Now What?" --
"Good Vibrations" / David Brooks --
"Culture of Apathy" --
"New Yorkers Growing Angry Over Aggressive Panhandlers" / Fox Butterfield --
"Being Black and Feeling Blue" / Shelby Steele "Mass Market is Splitting Apart" / Bruce Steinberg --
From Beyond Our Means / Alfred L. Malabre --
"Money Society" / Myron Magnet --
From Money and Class in America / Lewis H. Lapham --
"Last Days of Drexel Burnham" / Brett Duval Fromson --
"R.I.P." / James Wolcott --
Limelight --
"On First Looking into Emily Post's Etiquette" / P.J. O'Rourke --
From Amusing Ourselves to Death / Neil Postman --
"Sitcom" / Eric Bogosian --
"Death of Andy Warhol" / Hilton Kramer --
"Literary Brat Pack" / Bruce Bawer --
"Forever Young" / Ronald Steel --
"Fall of the American Adam" / C. Vann Woodward "Our Listless Universities" / Allan Bloom --
"Cultural Literacy" / E.D. Hirsch --
"Radicalism for Yuppies" / Louis Menand --
"Debating the Humanities at Yale" / Roger Kimball --
"Why the West?" / William J. Bennett --
"Bennett Misreads Stanford's 'Classics'" / Stephen R. Graubard --
"Allan Bloom and E.D. Hirsch: Educational Reform as Tragedy and farce: / Helene Moglen --
"Battle of the Books" / James Atlas --
From "The Storm Over the University / John Searle --
From After virtue / Alasdair MacIntyre --
"Worship of Art" / Tom Wolfe --
"Ethics Without Virtue" / Chritina Hoff Sommers --
"Victims All?" / David Rieff --
From Culture Wars / James Davison Hunter
Responsibility: edited by Gilbert T. Sewall.
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