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Anti-Intellectualism in American Life
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Richard Hofstadter
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-04 - Publisher: Vintage

Winner of the 1964 Pulitzer Prize in Nonfiction Anti-Intellectualism in American Life is 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
The Age of Reform
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Richard Hofstadter
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-21 - Publisher: Vintage

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Non-Fiction. This book is a landmark in American political thought. Preeminent Richard Hofstadter examines the passion for progress and reform that colored the entire period from 1890 to 1940 with startling and stimulating results. The Age of Reform searches out the moral and emotional
The Paranoid Style in American Politics
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Richard Hofstadter
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-04 - Publisher: Vintage

This timely reissue of Richard Hofstadter's classic work on the fringe groups that influence American electoral politics offers an invaluable perspective on contemporary domestic affairs.In The Paranoid Style in American Politics, acclaimed historian Richard Hofstadter examines the competing forces in American political discourse and how fringe groups can influence —
Richard Hofstadter
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: David S. Brown
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Richard Hofstadter (1916-70) was America’s most distinguished historian of the twentieth century. The author of several groundbreaking books, including The American Political Tradition, he was a vigorous champion of the liberal politics that emerged from the New Deal. During his nearly thirty-year career, Hofstadter fought public campaigns against liberalism’s most
Richard Hofstadter (1916-1970)
Language: en
Pages: 12
Authors: Lawrence Arthur Cremin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher:

Books about Richard Hofstadter (1916-1970)