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Author Bové, Paul A., 1949-

Title A more conservative place : intellectual culture in the Bush era / Paul A. Bove
Published Hanover, N.H. : Dartmouth College Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 261 pages)
Series Re-mapping the transnational : a Dartmouth series in American studies
Re-mapping the transnational.
Contents A retrospective introduction -- American universalism and its democracy -- Area studies revisited -- The American state allegorizes the ruins -- Can American studies be "area studies"? -- Critical poetics: American resources for theorizing America -- Curiosity in the education of Henry Adams -- Can we judge the humanities by their future as a course of study? -- Humanities and the changing role of worldly engagement -- Rights discourse in the age of U.S.-China trade -- Historical humanist, American style -- The ineluctability of American empire -- The intellectual as a contemporary phenomenon -- The end of thinking: intellectual failure in the new world order -- Why the neocons hate Henry Adams
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- -- Influence.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 21st century.
United States -- Study and teaching -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012020969
ISBN 1283915731 (MyiLibrary)
9781283915731 (MyiLibrary)
(paperback; alk. paper)