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The End of American Exceptionalism

Frontier Anxiety from the Old West to the New Deal

by David M. Wrobel

  • 364 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Social history,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • c 1900 - c 1914,
  • National characteristics, Amer,
  • U.S. History - Early 20th Century,
  • U.S. History - Late 19th Century (1877-1900),
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • National characteristics, American,
  • General,
  • United States - General,
  • Frontier thesis,
  • Civilization,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7762887M
    ISBN 100700607811
    ISBN 109780700607815

      Book Review: Andrew Bacevich's The Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism The first thing I noticed about this book was the title. I was in the dollar store, you see, and usually, I take a very brief glance at the books, just in case there is Author: The Charbor Chronicles. Pioneering scholar Donald E. Pease traces the evolution of state fantasies of exceptionalism and shows how they have shaped U.S. national identity since the end of the cold war, uncovering the ideological and cultural work required to convince Americans to surrender their civil liberties in exchange for the illusion of security.

      The term “exceptionalism” has long been applied to the United States. Tocqueville was the first to describe America as “quite exceptional” among nations, and the usage was common in the.   Published on Oct 3, “We don’t look after each other at all,” says Jeffrey Sachs on America today Jeffrey Sachs sits down with Rob Johnson to discuss his new book, A New Foreign Policy: Beyond.

    Andrew J. Bacevich, a professor of history and international relations at Boston University, served for twenty-three years as an officer in the U.S. is the author of Washington Rules, The Limits of Power, and The New American Militarism, among other writing has appeared in Foreign Affairs, The Atlantic Monthly, Harper’s, The Nation, The New York Times, The . In a new book titled The Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism, Bacevich argues that although many in this country are paying a heavy price for US domestic and foreign policy.


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