The New Radicalism in America 1889-1963: The Intellectual as a Social Type

The New Radicalism in America 1889-1963: The Intellectual as a Social Type

Christopher Lasch


"Extraordinarily artistic . . . a major and engrossing contribution to a fancy and elusive subject."―Newsweek

round the flip of the century, the yankee liberal culture made an immense shift clear of politics. the hot radicals have been extra attracted to the reform of schooling, tradition, and sexual mores. via vibrant biographies, Christopher Lasch chronicles those social reformers from Jane Addams, Mabel keep away from Luhan, and Lincoln Steffens to Norman Mailer and Dwight MacDonald.

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