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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
Genre
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
Writing style
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10083675
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
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • Civilization, Modern
  • United States
  • Politics and culture
  • Social values
  • Luce, Henry Robinson
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a postmortem
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
Control code
2011034058
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674064454
Lccn
2011034058
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
Control code
2011034058
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674064454
Lccn
2011034058

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