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The Resource The revolt of the elites : and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch

The revolt of the elites : and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch

Label
The revolt of the elites : and the betrayal of democracy
Title
The revolt of the elites
Title remainder
and the betrayal of democracy
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Lasch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lasch, Christopher
Index
index present
LC call number
HN90.P57
LC item number
L37 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Polarization (Social sciences)
  • Democracy
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Populism
  • United States
Label
The revolt of the elites : and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-260) 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 democratic malaise -- The revolt of the elites -- Opportunity in the promised land : social mobility or the democratization of competence? -- Does democracy deserve to survive? -- Communitarianism or populism? The ethic of compassion and the ethic of respect -- Conversation and the civic arts -- Racial politics in New York : the attack on common standards -- The common schools : Horace Mann and the assault on imagination -- The lost art of argument -- Academic pseudo-radicalism : the charade of "Subversion" -- The abolition of shame -- Philip Rieff and the religion of culture -- The soul of man under secularism
Control code
31376856
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 276 pages
Isbn
9780393036992
Lccn
94037270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The revolt of the elites : and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-260) 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 democratic malaise -- The revolt of the elites -- Opportunity in the promised land : social mobility or the democratization of competence? -- Does democracy deserve to survive? -- Communitarianism or populism? The ethic of compassion and the ethic of respect -- Conversation and the civic arts -- Racial politics in New York : the attack on common standards -- The common schools : Horace Mann and the assault on imagination -- The lost art of argument -- Academic pseudo-radicalism : the charade of "Subversion" -- The abolition of shame -- Philip Rieff and the religion of culture -- The soul of man under secularism
Control code
31376856
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 276 pages
Isbn
9780393036992
Lccn
94037270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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