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Author Ritivoi, Andreea Deciu, 1970-

Title Intimate strangers : foreign intellectuals and American political discourse / Andreea Deciu Ritivoi
Published New York : Columbia University Press, 2014
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Contents The stranger persona -- Hannah Arendt : the thinker and the American republic -- Herbert Marcuse's German revolution in America -- Cold war prophesies : Alexander Solzhenitsyn and mythological America -- Edward Said and the clash of identities -- Conclusion : friendship with strangers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Arendt, Hannah, 1906-1975 -- Influence.
Marcuse, Herbert, 1898-1979 -- Influence.
Said, Edward W. -- Influence.
Solzhenit͡syn, Aleksandr Isaevich, 1918-2008 -- Influence.
Intellectuals -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Politics and culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0231537913 (electronic bk.)
9780231537919 (electronic bk.)