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Essays for our time,

Author: Arno L Bader; Carlton F Wells
Publisher: New York, London, Harper [1947]
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bader, Arno L. (Arno Lehman).
Essays for our time.
New York, London, Harper [1947]
(OCoLC)575631579
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arno L Bader; Carlton F Wells
OCLC Number: 1090175
Description: x, 560 pages 21 cm
Contents: What is thought? / John Dewy --
Rationalizing / James Harvey Robinson --
How to detect propaganda / Propaganda Analysis --
Some big words / Editors of life --
Without benefit of Ismes / H.A. Overstreet --
How to read / Jacques Barzun --
How to mark a book / Mortimer J. Adler --
Origins of the English language / Logan Pearsall Smith --
Hallmarks of American / H.L. Mencken --
New words from old / Paul R. Evans --
Vocabulary and success / Johnson O'Connor --
Short words are words of might / Gelett Burgess --
Problems of usage / H.W. Fowler --
Busy cliché expert / Frank Sullivan --
My earliest teachers / Mary Ellen Chase --
Man who taught me most / Norman Angell --
I become a student / Lincoln Steffens --
What is liberal education? / Robert M. Hutchins --
Education by books / Mark Van Doren --
Traits of mind / Harvard Committee --
Place of science in a liberal education / Edwin Grant Conklin --
Even A.B.'s must eat / Ernest Earnest --
Heartaches on the campus / Mrs. Glenn Frank --
Sport versus athletics / Robert K. Root --
American student as I see him / Gilbert Highet --
Literature and life / Pearl Buck --
For better or worse, the book clubs / John K. Hutchens --
Abraham Lincoln, the prairie years-a review / Stuart P. Sherman --
Was college worth while?- A review / Stuart Chase --
Grapes of wrath-a review / Edward Weeks --
Long arm of Hollywood / Leo C. Rosten --
Tree grows in Brooklyn-a review / Manny Farber --
Tree grows in Brooklyn-a review / P.T. Hartung --
Radio must grow up Paul A. Porter --
Promise of America / Thomas Wolfe --
U.S.A. / Editors of Fortune --
My town / T.E. Murphy --
In an American factory / Stoyan Pribichevich --
Suburban mind / Carl von Rhode --
When the aliens left / Ernest L. Meyer --
Introduction to the American character / D.W. Brogan --
Freedom / David Cushman Coyle --
America's contribution to democracy / R.M. MacIver --
Rigid outlook in a dynamic world / Felix Frankfurter --
Democracy and the machine / Waldemar Kaempffert --
Good newspapers and bad / William Allen White --
Our conflicting racial policies / Will H. Alexander --
Supply and demand / Dorothy Canfield --
How Americans choose their heroes / Dixon Wecter --
Knowledge is power-not wisdom / Robert A. Millikan --
Scientific method in human affairs / Walter Aautenstrauch --
Biological basis of democracy / Edmund W. Sinnott --
Pretensions of science / H.S. Tigner --
Atomic parable / Irwin Edman --
Why men fight / Will Durant --
Soldier's faith / Oliver Wendell Holmes --
Is this all there is to a battle / Ralph Ingersoll --
Only road to peace / Dorothy Thompson --
Have nations any morals? / W.T. Stace --
If the bomb gets out of hand / Philip Morrison --
Challenge: one world or none / Raymond B. Fosdick --
Wild flag / E.B. White.
Responsibility: edited by Arno L. Bader and Carlton F. Wells.

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