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Published: 18 September 2019

276 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190060695

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The Claims of Experience

Autobiography and American Democracy

Nolan Bennett

  • Offers a theory for what makes autobiography political, as well as its democratic potential
  • Examines autobiography from five distinct political figures and time periods in American history
  • Combines interpretive textual analysis with historical research and democratic theory

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