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The end of the American century? / edited by Peter Bastian and Jan Pilditch
Bib ID 3084353
Format BookBook
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Description Sydney : Fulbright New Zealand with Australian and New Zealand American Studies Association, 2004 
xiii, 244 p. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 095999274X
Summary

Papers given at conference held to discuss the question about the end of the American century which participants have attempted to answer in a variety of ways and from perspectives of a number of different disciplines and nationalities.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgements v
  • Introduction xi
  • State of the Nation
  • Marshall Walker: 'The End of the American Century?'
  • Beyond the Dark Side 3
  • Stephen Hardman: 'Just a Normal Neighbourhood: Random
  • Acts of Violence and American Culture' 15
  • Maureen Montgomery: America the Beautiful: Patriotism
  • and the Politics of Dissent in Bush's America 27
  • David Fine: American Literature and Culture at the End of
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Social prediction -- United States.  |  Twenty-first century -- Forecasts.  |  United States -- Forecasting.
Other authors/contributors Bastian, Peter Edward  |  Pilditch, Jan  |  Australian and New Zealand American Studies Association  |  Fulbright New Zealand

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