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The Resource Hanging together : unity and diversity in American culture, John Higham ; edited by Carl J. Guarneri

Hanging together : unity and diversity in American culture, John Higham ; edited by Carl J. Guarneri

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Hanging together : unity and diversity in American culture
Title
Hanging together
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unity and diversity in American culture
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John Higham ; edited by Carl J. Guarneri
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eng
Summary
How has America, with its many ethnic, class, and ideological divisions, allowed divergent groups to 'hang together' as Americans? This book explores the ways in which Americans have conceived of a national identity and demonstrates that an appreciation of America's kaleidoscopic diversity can be reconciled with an affirmation of its common national culture
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Hanging together : unity and diversity in American culture, John Higham ; edited by Carl J. Guarneri
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Hanging together : unity and diversity in American culture, John Higham ; edited by Carl J. Guarneri
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1npwhn
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-305) and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- I : Tracing unities -- Hanging together : divergent unities in American history ; America in person : the evolution of national symbols ; Rediscovering the pragmatic American -- Specialization in a democracy -- II : Integrating diversity -- Integrating America : the problem of assimilation at the turn of the century ; Immigration and American mythology ; Pluralistic integration as an American model ; Three postwar reconstructions -- III : Turning points -- From boundlessness to consolidation : the transformation of American culture, 1848-1860 ; America's utopian prophets ; Reorientation of American culture in the 1890s ; Long road to the New Deal -- IV : Prospects -- Multiculturalism and universalism : a history and critique ; Future of American history
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1 online resource (xix, 315 pages)
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online
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9780300129823
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rdamedia
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illustrations
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