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Author Thomson, Irene Taviss, 1941-

Title Culture wars and enduring American dilemmas / Irene Taviss Thomson

Publ Info Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  HN59.2 .T525 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HN59.2 .T525 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 270 pages ; 23 cm
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Series Contemporary political and social issues
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-249) and index
Contents Culture wars and warring about culture -- Respect for religion but uncertainty about its role -- Moral but not moralistic -- Individualism but not to excess -- Pluralism within one culture -- Antielitist but respecting achievement -- Moderation, plain and simple -- Culture, class, and American exceptionalism
LC subject Culture conflict -- United States
United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century
United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century
United States -- Moral conditions
ISBN 9780472070886 (alk. paper)
0472070886 (alk. paper)
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0472050885 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780472022069 (e-book)
0472022067 (e-book)