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Reading Obama : dreams, hope, and the American political tradition

Autore: James T Kloppenberg
Editore: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2011.
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Barack Obama puzzles observers. Derided by the Right as dangerous and by the Left as spineless, Obama does not fit contemporary partisan categories. Instead, his writings and speeches reflect a principled aversion to absolutes that derives from sustained engagement with American democratic thought. "Reading Obama" traces the origins of his ideas and establishes him as the most penetrating political thinker elected  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: History
Persona incaricata: Barack Obama; Barack Obama; Barack Obama; Barack Obama; Barack Obama
Tipo materiale: Risorsa internet
Tipo documento {1} {2}, {1} {2}
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: James T Kloppenberg
{0} 9780691147468 0691147469
Numero OCLC: 587249089
Riconoscimenti: Winner of Mara Liasson's Best Book of the Year, National Public Radio 2010 (United States)
Descrizione: xviii, 302 pages ; 23 cm
Contenuti: Introduction --
The education of Barack Obama --
From universalism to particularism --
Obama's American history --
Conclusion: dreams, hope, and the American political tradition.
Responsabilità: James T. Kloppenberg.

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Derided by the Right as dangerous and by the Left as spineless, Barack Obama puzzles observers. This title reveals the sources of Obama's ideas and explains why his principled aversion to absolutes  Per saperne di più…

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"Kloppenberg has written an analysis of the intellectual influences that have shaped President Obama's world view. Those who find Obama puzzling need only study the books he read as a student, look Per saperne di più…

 
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