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Published: 11 April 2019

216 Pages | 10 halftones


ISBN: 9780190625368

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The Ideas That Made America: A Brief History

Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen

  • Examines the history of American thought from the pre-contact period to the present day
  • Contains insights into key moments of American intellectual transformation, from the Enlightenment, transcendentalism, and Social Darwinism to progressivism, conservatism, and postmodernism
  • Explores American history by way of ideas, thinkers, and intellectual movements