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The American culture wars

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Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Hunter, James Davison, 1955-,
    • Culture conflict -- United States,
    • Social problems -- United States,
    • Multiculturalism -- United States,
    • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- United States,
    • United States -- Civilization -- 1970-,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1980-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by James L. Nolan, Jr.
      ContributionsNolan, James L., Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.12 .A4185 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 256 p. ;
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL987985M
      ISBN 100813916976
      LC Control Number96026136

      The War in American Culture is a collection of essays that arose from a conference at Loyola University in Accordingly, the writings are reflective of a historiography that deviates from the previous standard narrative of the “Good War”. The American Culture of War presents a sweeping critical examination of every major American war since World War II, Korea, Vietnam, and the First and Second Persian Gulf Wars. As he carefully considers the myriad cultural forces that surrounded each military engagement, Adrian R. Lewis offers an original, provocative look at the motives people and governments used to wage war.

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