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The Resource The American mind : an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880's, by Henry Steele Commager

The American mind : an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880's, by Henry Steele Commager

Label
The American mind : an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880's
Title
The American mind
Title remainder
an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880's
Statement of responsibility
by Henry Steele Commager
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
On the premise that there is a keen distinctiveness about American thought, character and conduct, assays the conditions that have brought about the democratic way
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1998
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Commager, Henry Steele
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
280.12
NAL item number
C7382 1951
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • Philosophy
  • Western World
  • United States
  • Américains
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Civilization
  • Intellectual life
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • Cultura
  • Miscelanea Norte Americana (Literatura)
  • National characteristics, American
  • American literature
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Kultur
  • USA
  • Idéologie
  • 1880-20e siècle (1re moitié)
  • Etats-Unis
Label
The American mind : an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880's, by Henry Steele Commager
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-467) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The traditionalists
  • Religious thought and practice
  • pt. 2.
  • Lester Ward and the science of society
  • Thorstein Veblen and the new economics
  • The literature of revolt
  • The transition in historical literature
  • Innovators in historical interpretation :
  • Turner, Parrington, Beard
  • Toward a new science of politics
  • pt. 1.
  • The applications of political theory
  • The evolution of American law
  • Masters of the new jurisprudence :
  • Pound and Holmes
  • Architecture and society
  • The twentieth-century American
  • The nineteenth-century American
  • The watershed of the nineties
  • Transition years in literature and journalism
  • John Fiske and the evolutionary philosophy
  • William James and the impact of pragmatism
  • Determinism in literature
  • The cult of the irrational
Control code
419327
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 476 pages
Isbn
9780300003772
Lccn
50006338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31962218d
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)419327
Label
The American mind : an interpretation of American thought and character since the 1880's, by Henry Steele Commager
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-467) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The traditionalists
  • Religious thought and practice
  • pt. 2.
  • Lester Ward and the science of society
  • Thorstein Veblen and the new economics
  • The literature of revolt
  • The transition in historical literature
  • Innovators in historical interpretation :
  • Turner, Parrington, Beard
  • Toward a new science of politics
  • pt. 1.
  • The applications of political theory
  • The evolution of American law
  • Masters of the new jurisprudence :
  • Pound and Holmes
  • Architecture and society
  • The twentieth-century American
  • The nineteenth-century American
  • The watershed of the nineties
  • Transition years in literature and journalism
  • John Fiske and the evolutionary philosophy
  • William James and the impact of pragmatism
  • Determinism in literature
  • The cult of the irrational
Control code
419327
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 476 pages
Isbn
9780300003772
Lccn
50006338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb31962218d
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)419327

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