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Published: 26 September 1991

288 Pages | figures & tables

ISBN: 9780198277347

Bookseller Code (06)

Is America Different?

A New Look at American Exceptionalism

Edited by Byron E. Shafer

A Clarendon Press Publication

"American exceptionalism" is the scholarly term for the common scholarly and popular perception that there is something different about American life. In Is America Different?, major scholars from history, politics, economics, and sociology return to the question in light of changes in the last thirty years and debate an answer appropriate to our time.

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