The Resource The fractious nation? : unity and division in contemporary American life, edited by Jonathan Rieder ; Steven Steinlight, associate editor

The fractious nation? : unity and division in contemporary American life, edited by Jonathan Rieder ; Steven Steinlight, associate editor

Label
The fractious nation? : unity and division in contemporary American life
Title
The fractious nation?
Title remainder
unity and division in contemporary American life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonathan Rieder ; Steven Steinlight, associate editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.931
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.12
LC item number
.F69 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The fractious nation? : unity and division in contemporary American life, edited by Jonathan Rieder ; Steven Steinlight, associate editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Getting a fix on fragmentation: "breakdown" as estimation error, rhetorical strategy, and organizational accomplishment / Jonathan Rieder -- The fetish of difference / Richard Berstein -- Fragments or ties? the defense of difference / Martha Minow -- The myth of culture war: the disparity between private opinion and public politics / Paul DiMaggio -- America's Jews: highly fragmented, insufficiently disputatious / Jack Wertheimer -- Once again, strangers on our shores / Mary C. Waters -- Expelling newcomers: the eclipse of constitutional community / Cecilia Muñoz -- The United States in the world community: the limits of national sovereignty / Douglas S. Massey -- "Who cares who killed Roger Ackroyd?": narrowing the enduring divisions of race / Jennifer Hochschild -- The ambivalence of citizenship: African-American intellectuals in search of community / Kevin Gaines -- Social provision and civic community: beyond fragmentation / Theda Skocpol -- Stable fragmentation in multicultural America / Paul Starr -- The moral compassion of true conservatism / John J. DiIulio Jr. -- Shaking off the past: third ways, fourth ways, and the urgency of politics / E.J. Dionne Jr. -- Epilogue: Into the unknown: unity and conflict after September 11, 2001 / Jonathan Rieder
Control code
000024390484
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 295 p.
Isbn
9780520236639
Lccn
2003001858
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.b20697727
System control number
  • 24390484lt
  • (OCoLC)51566370

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