Anti-intellectualism in American life (Book, 1963) [WorldCat.org]
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Anti-intellectualism in American life

Author: Richard Hofstadter
Publisher: Vintage Books, 1963.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A book which throws light on many features of the American character. Its concern is not merely to portray the scorners of intellect in American life, but to say something about what the intellectual is, and can be, as a force in a democratic society.
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Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Hofstadter
ISBN: 0394703170 9780394703176
OCLC Number: 642254705
Awards: Winner of Phi Beta Kappa Ralph Waldo Emerson Award 1963
Winner of Pulitzer Prize 1964
Winner of Sidney Hillman Prize 1963
Description: ix, 434, xiii p. ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Richard Hofstadter.

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A book which throws light on many features of the American character. Its concern is not merely to portray the scorners of intellect in American life, but to say something about what the intellectual is, and can be, as a force in a democratic society.

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