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The Resource Anti-intellectualism in American life, by Richard Hofstadter

Anti-intellectualism in American life, by Richard Hofstadter

Label
Anti-intellectualism in American life
Title
Anti-intellectualism in American life
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Hofstadter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Portrays the rise of anti-intellectualism in America during the McCarthy era
Member of
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1964.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-1970
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Hofstadter, Richard
Dewey number
917.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.H74
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Borzoi book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Intellectuals
  • Civilization
  • Intellectuals
  • United States
  • Cultuur
  • Culture
  • Intellectuels
  • États-Unis
  • Etats-Unis
  • United States
Label
Anti-intellectualism in American life, by Richard Hofstadter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction. Anti-intellectualism in our time ; On the unpopularity of intellect. -- pt. 2. The religion of the heart. The evangelical spirit ; Evangelicalism and the revivalists ; The revolt against modernity. -- pt. 3. The politics of democracy. The decline of the gentleman ; The fate of the reformer ; The rise of the expert. -- pt. 4. The practical culture. Business and intellect ; Self-help and spiritual technology ; Variations on a theme. -- pt. 5. Education in a democracy. The school and the teacher ; The road to life adjustment ; The child and the world. -- pt. 6. Conclusion. The intellectual: alienation and conformity
Control code
ocm00268837
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
434, xiii pages
Lccn
63014086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 41147
  • (OCoLC)00268837
Label
Anti-intellectualism in American life, by Richard Hofstadter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction. Anti-intellectualism in our time ; On the unpopularity of intellect. -- pt. 2. The religion of the heart. The evangelical spirit ; Evangelicalism and the revivalists ; The revolt against modernity. -- pt. 3. The politics of democracy. The decline of the gentleman ; The fate of the reformer ; The rise of the expert. -- pt. 4. The practical culture. Business and intellect ; Self-help and spiritual technology ; Variations on a theme. -- pt. 5. Education in a democracy. The school and the teacher ; The road to life adjustment ; The child and the world. -- pt. 6. Conclusion. The intellectual: alienation and conformity
Control code
ocm00268837
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
434, xiii pages
Lccn
63014086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 41147
  • (OCoLC)00268837

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