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Author Margulies, Joseph.

Title What changed when everything changed : 9/11 and the making of national identity / Joseph Margulies
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2013]
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Contents "What the United States of America is all about at our core" -- "The ceaseless striving to live out our true creed" -- The dark side of the creed -- Race and religion in national identity -- The punitive turn -- "A fight for our principles" -- "We need to bring the news to people" -- "A war for the survival of America" -- "Think the unthinkable" -- "Can you think of anything more un-American?" -- "Must we sell our birthright?" -- The paradox of the Obama era -- All will be as it ought to be
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject National characteristics, American.
Nationalism -- United States.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Influence.
Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- 21st century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300176554
0300195206 (electronic bk.)
9780300195200 (electronic bk.)