American ideology reflections of the Revolution in American rhetoric by Kurt W. Ritter

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Published by Speech Communication Association in [Falls Church, Va.] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Revolutions.,
  • Ideology.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical footnotes.

Book details

StatementKurt W. Ritter and James R. Andrews.
SeriesSCA bicentennial monograph
ContributionsAndrews, James Robertson, 1936-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE210
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17759695M

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Roots of a Revolutionary Ideology. Richard Gamble. Such historians depicted the changes in first principles not as a radical assault on American ideals, but rather as an authentic elaboration of the genuinely American liberal tradition as defended by mid-century “consensus” historians.

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We all have the sense that the American economy - and its government - tilts toward big business, but as Joseph E. Stiglitz explains in his new book, People, Power, and Profits, the situation is dire. A few corporations have come to dominate entire sectors of the economy, contributing to skyrocketing inequality and slow growth.

In a major reinterpretation of American diplomatic history, Michael H. Hunt argues that there is an ideology that has shaped American foreign policy—an ideology based on a conception of national mission, on the racial classification of other peoples, and on hostility toward social revolutions—and he traces its rise and impact from the eighteenth century down to the.

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In Trachtenberg's view the central problem of the postwar world was power, specifically German power.

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