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Values in America

Donald N. Barrett

Values in America

by Donald N. Barrett

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Donald N Barrett.
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Open LibraryOL21285706M

Democracy in America has had the singular honor of being even to this day the work that political commentators of every stripe refer to when they seek to draw large conclusions about the society of the USA. Alexis de Tocqueville, a young French aristocrat, came to the young nation to investigate the functioning of American democracy & the social, political &4/5. The US-American cultural values identified by Kohls and others all have counterparts in other cultures and they are often diametrically opposed to central core values in the United States. Therefore, they can be arranged into "contrast sets”" of cultural values.

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The culture of the United States of America is primarily of Western origin, but is influenced by a multicultural ethos that includes African, Native American, Asian, Pacific Island, and Latin American people and their cultures. It also has its own distinct social and cultural characteristics, such as dialect, music, arts, social habits, cuisine, and folklore. This book should garner serious attention from a wide readership."—Matthew Avery Sutton, author of American Apocalypse: A History of Modern Evangelicalism During the last three decades of the twentieth century, evangelical leaders and conservative politicians developed a political agenda that thrust "family values" onto the nation's.


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