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The Resource A tolerable anarchy : rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom, Jedediah Purdy

A tolerable anarchy : rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom, Jedediah Purdy

Label
A tolerable anarchy : rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom
Title
A tolerable anarchy
Title remainder
rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom
Statement of responsibility
Jedediah Purdy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the author of "For Common Things" comes a provocative look at the meaning of American freedom. Purdy works from the stories of individuals: Frederick Douglass urging Americans to extend freedom to slaves, Ralph Waldo Emerson arguing for self-fulfillment, and others
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
303038
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purdy, Jedediah
Dewey number
320.97301
Index
index present
LC call number
JC599.U5
LC item number
P87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberty
  • Liberty
  • Liberty
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom
Label
A tolerable anarchy : rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom, Jedediah Purdy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-283) 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
Introduction: The sensation of freedom -- Declarations of independence -- The search for civic dignity -- War and its equivalents -- Is freedom empty? Citizenship, sodomy, and the meaning of life -- American utopias -- The economics of 1776, and today -- The value of freedom -- Fragments of a free economy
Control code
728621
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781400044474
Lccn
2008049552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400044474
  • (OCoLC)232980271
Label
A tolerable anarchy : rebels, reactionaries, and the making of American freedom, Jedediah Purdy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-283) 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
Introduction: The sensation of freedom -- Declarations of independence -- The search for civic dignity -- War and its equivalents -- Is freedom empty? Citizenship, sodomy, and the meaning of life -- American utopias -- The economics of 1776, and today -- The value of freedom -- Fragments of a free economy
Control code
728621
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781400044474
Lccn
2008049552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400044474
  • (OCoLC)232980271

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