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The Resource The short American century : a postmortem, edited by Andrew J. Bacevich

The short American century : a postmortem, edited by Andrew J. Bacevich

Label
The short American century : a postmortem
Title
The short American century
Title remainder
a postmortem
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew J. Bacevich
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Declares "the American century", the name Henry Luce gave to an era of American prosperity beginning in 1941, dead, and collects essays explaining what the American century was and meant, and why many believe it has met a premature demise
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.91
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.12
LC item number
.S5152 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bacevich, Andrew J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Luce, Henry Robinson
  • National characteristics, American
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Politics and culture
  • Social values
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The short American century : a postmortem, edited by Andrew J. Bacevich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Life at the dawn of the American century / Andrew J. Bacevich -- The origins and uses of American hyperpower / David M. Kennedy -- Consuming the American century / Emily S. Rosenberg -- The problem of color and democracy / Nikhil Pal Singh -- Pragmatic realism vs. the American century / T.J. Jackson Lears -- Toward transnationalism / Akira Iriye -- From the American century to globalization / Jeffry A. Frieden -- Illusions of an American century / Walter Lafeber -- The heavenly city of business / Eugene Mccarraher -- Not so different after all / Andrew J. Bacevich
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9780674064454
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011034058
Other control number
9780674064454
System control number
  • sky240173405
  • (OCoLC)747331941
  • 829186
Label
The short American century : a postmortem, edited by Andrew J. Bacevich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Life at the dawn of the American century / Andrew J. Bacevich -- The origins and uses of American hyperpower / David M. Kennedy -- Consuming the American century / Emily S. Rosenberg -- The problem of color and democracy / Nikhil Pal Singh -- Pragmatic realism vs. the American century / T.J. Jackson Lears -- Toward transnationalism / Akira Iriye -- From the American century to globalization / Jeffry A. Frieden -- Illusions of an American century / Walter Lafeber -- The heavenly city of business / Eugene Mccarraher -- Not so different after all / Andrew J. Bacevich
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9780674064454
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011034058
Other control number
9780674064454
System control number
  • sky240173405
  • (OCoLC)747331941
  • 829186

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