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Author Bove, Paul A., 1949-

Title A more conservative place [electronic resource] : intellectual culture in the Bush era / Paul A. Bove.

Imprint Hanover, N.H. : Dartmouth College Press, 2013.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 261 p.
Series Re-mapping the transnational : a Dartmouth series in American studies
Re-mapping the transnational.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A retrospective introduction -- American universalism and its democracy -- Area studies revisited -- The American state allegorizes the ruins -- Can American studies be "area studies"? -- Critical poetics: American resources for theorizing America -- Curiosity in the education of Henry Adams -- Can we judge the humanities by their future as a course of study? -- Humanities and the changing role of worldly engagement -- Rights discourse in the age of U.S.-China trade -- Historical humanist, American style -- The ineluctability of American empire -- The intellectual as a contemporary phenomenon -- The end of thinking: intellectual failure in the new world order -- Why the neocons hate Henry Adams.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- -- Influence.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 21st century.
United States -- Study and teaching -- Political aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781611683424 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781611683691 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781611683707 (electronic bk.)

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