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Title A companion to American thought / edited by Richard Wightman Fox and James T. Kloppenberg
Published Oxford ; Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1995


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 MELB  001.10973 Wig/Cta  Unavailable C19
Description xv, 804 pages
Series Blackwell reference
Blackwell reference.
Summary This outstanding book assesses the whole sweep of American thought from the colonial era to the present day. Some two hundred and fifty scholars - from history, literature, religion, philosophy, political theory, and the social sciences - have written original and substantial essays on the pivotal topics and figures in the history of American intellectual endeavor and achievement. To these the editors have added several hundred concise biographical entries. All entries contain suggestions for further reading, and the book is fully cross-referenced and indexed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject United States -- Intellectual life -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Author Kloppenberg, James T.
Fox, Richard Wightman, 1945-
LC no. 94013002
ISBN 1557862680
0631206566 paperback