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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Empire of illusion.
New York : Nation Books, c2009
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (vii, 232 p.)|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||The illusion of literacy --
The illusion of love --
The illusion of wisdom --
The illusion of happiness --
The illusion of America.
In the tradition of Christopher Lasch's "The Culture of Narcissism," Pulitzer Prize-winner Hedges charts the dramatic and disturbing rise of a post-literate America that craves fantasy, ecstasy, and illusion.