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The Resource The promise of American Life, Herbert Croly

The promise of American Life, Herbert Croly

Label
The promise of American Life
Title
The promise of American Life
Statement of responsibility
Herbert Croly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Promise of American Life is part of the bedrock of American liberalism, a classic that had a spectacular impact on national politics when it was first published in 1909 and that has been recognized ever since as a defining text of liberal reform. The book helped inspire Theodore Roosevelt's New Nationalism and Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal, put Herbert Croly on a path to become the founding editor of the New Republic, and prompted Walter Lippmann to call him twentieth-century America's ""first important political philosopher."" The book is at once a history of America and its political
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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1869-1930
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Croly, Herbert David
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The James Madison library in American politics
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  • United States
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Politics and government
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • Culture and History of non-European Territories
  • Global History
  • History
  • Politics and government
  • Politik
  • Social conditions
Label
The promise of American Life, Herbert Croly
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in 1909"--Colophone
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5. The Contemporary Situation and Its Problems
  • 6. Reform and the Reformers
  • 7. Reconstruction: Its Conditions and Purposes
  • 8. Nationality and Democracy: National Origins
  • 9. The American Democracy and Its National Principles
  • 10. A National Foreign Policy
  • 11. Problems of Reconstruction: Part 1
  • 12. Problems of Reconstruction: Part 2
  • 13. Conclusions: The Individual and the National Purposes
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Foreword
  • 1. What Is the Promise of American Life?
  • 2. The Federalists and the Republicans
  • 3. The Democrats and the Whigs
  • 4. Slavery and American Nationality
Control code
ocn870087645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306414364
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400851232
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5xsfqc
  • 1ff7294e-da74-470d-ba5d-5ea934a315f1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870087645
Label
The promise of American Life, Herbert Croly
Publication
Note
"First published in 1909"--Colophone
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5. The Contemporary Situation and Its Problems
  • 6. Reform and the Reformers
  • 7. Reconstruction: Its Conditions and Purposes
  • 8. Nationality and Democracy: National Origins
  • 9. The American Democracy and Its National Principles
  • 10. A National Foreign Policy
  • 11. Problems of Reconstruction: Part 1
  • 12. Problems of Reconstruction: Part 2
  • 13. Conclusions: The Individual and the National Purposes
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Foreword
  • 1. What Is the Promise of American Life?
  • 2. The Federalists and the Republicans
  • 3. The Democrats and the Whigs
  • 4. Slavery and American Nationality
Control code
ocn870087645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306414364
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400851232
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5xsfqc
  • 1ff7294e-da74-470d-ba5d-5ea934a315f1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)870087645

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