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The Resource America right or wrong : an anatomy of American nationalism, Anatol Lieven, (electronic resource)

America right or wrong : an anatomy of American nationalism, Anatol Lieven, (electronic resource)

Label
America right or wrong : an anatomy of American nationalism
Title
America right or wrong
Title remainder
an anatomy of American nationalism
Statement of responsibility
Anatol Lieven
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this controversial critique of American political culture and its historical roots, Anatol Lieven contends that U.S. foreign policy since 9/11 has been shaped by the special character of our nationalism. Within that nationalism, Lieven analyses two very different traditions. One is the "American thesis," a civic nationalism based on the democratic values of what has been called the "American Creed." These values are held to be universal, and anyone can become an American by adopting them. The other tradition, the "American antithesis" is a populist and often ch
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Lieven, Anatol
Dewey number
320.54/0973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • National characteristics, American
  • Nationalism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Middle East
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Intervention (International law)
Label
America right or wrong : an anatomy of American nationalism, Anatol Lieven, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-268) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An exceptional nationalism? -- Thesis : splendor and tragedy of the American creed -- Antithesis part I : the embittered heartland -- Antithesis part II : fundamentalists and great fears -- The legacy of the Cold War -- American nationalism, Israel, and the Middle East
Control code
ocm79640764
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Oxford Univ. pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280846090
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)79640764
Label
America right or wrong : an anatomy of American nationalism, Anatol Lieven, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-268) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An exceptional nationalism? -- Thesis : splendor and tragedy of the American creed -- Antithesis part I : the embittered heartland -- Antithesis part II : fundamentalists and great fears -- The legacy of the Cold War -- American nationalism, Israel, and the Middle East
Control code
ocm79640764
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Oxford Univ. pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280846090
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)79640764

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