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The nervous generation : American thought, 1917-1930

Author: Roderick Frazier Nash
Publisher: Chicago : I.R. Dee, 1990.
Series: Elephant paperbacks, 113.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A major reinterpretation of American thought from 1917 to 1930, with a lively foray into the popular culture of the supposedly roaring twenties.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roderick Frazier Nash
ISBN: 0929587219 9780929587219
OCLC Number: 718676738
Description: 178 p.
Contents: Part 1 1. INTRODUCTION 1 Part 2 2. REPUTATION 5 Chapter 3 Popularizers 5 Chapter 4 Professionals 21 Part 5 INTELLECTUALS: A LOST GENERATION? 33 Chapter 6 War 33 Chapter 7 Man 45 Chapter 8 Democracy 55 Chapter 9 Nation 68 Chapter 10 Nature 77 Chapter 11 Esthetics 90 Chapter 12 Ethics 104 Chapter 13 Existentialism 115 Part 14 4. THE MOOD OF THE PEOPLE 126 Chapter 15 Heroes 126 Chapter 16 Books 137 Chapter 17 Crusades 142 Chapter 18 Faith 147 Part 19 5. HENRY FORD: SYMBOL OF AN AGE 153 Part 20 A Note on the Sources 164 Part 21 Index 169
Series Title: Elephant paperbacks, 113.
Responsibility: Roderick Nash ; with a new pref. by the author.

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