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The search for America

Author: Huston Smith
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, ©1959.
Series: Spectrum paperbacks, S-9
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Huston.
Search for America.
Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall, 1959
(OCoLC)557796216
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Huston Smith
OCLC Number: 1074450
Notes: "A Spectrum book."
Companion to The search for America television series.
Description: ix, 176 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. America among the nations: What are we for? / Eleanor Roosevelt and Huston Smith --
Our relations with Russia / Harold Stassen --
Our relations with the underdeveloped countries / Paul Hoffman --
Our relations with our Western allies / Walt Rostow and Huston Smith --
pt. 2. National domestic issues: Race in America: a Southern moderate's view / Harry Ashmore --
Race in America: the conservative stand / William Simmons --
Race in America: the Negro perspective / Benjamin Mays --
The social balance / J.K. Galbraith --
Crime and delinquency / Bertram Beck --
Education / Mark Van Doren and Richard Heffron --
pt. 3. Interpersonal relations: Mental illness / F.C. Redlich and Richard Heffron --
The American family / Margaret Mead --
Love in America / Erich Fromm --
pt. 4. Basic philosophy: From progress to perplexity / Reinhold Niebuhr --
Morality / Reinhold Niebuhr --
Man's cosmic status / W.E. Hocking --
Human fulfillment / Paul Tillich and Huston Smith.
Series Title: Spectrum paperbacks, S-9
Other Titles: Search for America (Television series)
Responsibility: edited by Huston Smith, with Richard T. Heffron and Eleanor Wieman Smith.

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