The Revolt Of The Elites And The Betrayal Of Democracy

Author: Christopher Lasch
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393348415
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In this spirited work, Lasch calls out for a return to community, schools that teach history not self-esteem, and a return to morality and even the teachings of religion.

The True And Only Heaven Progress And Its Critics

Author: Christopher Lasch
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393348423
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In this sobering analysis of the Western human condition, Christopher Lasch seeks the answer in a history of the struggle between two ideas: one is the idea of progress - an idea driven by the conviction that human desire is insatiable and ...

New Radicalism In America

Author: Christopher Lasch
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 0307830519
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Through vivid biographies, Christopher Lasch chronicles these social reformers from Jane Addams, Mabel Dodge Luhan, and Lincoln Steffens to Norman Mailer and Dwight MacDonald.

World Of Nations

Author: Christopher Lasch
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307830586
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The world of nations is the world men have made, in contrast to the world of nature.

The Minimal Self Psychic Survival In Troubled Times

Author: Christopher Lasch
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393348369
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In his latest book, Christopher Lasch, the renowned historian and social critic, powerfully argues that self-concern, so characteristic of our time, has become a search for psychic survival.

The Agony Of The American Left

Author: Christopher Lasch
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 0307830500
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Under the rubric of "the collapse of mass-based radical movements," Lasch examines the decline of populism, the disintegration of the American socialist party, and the weaknesses of black nationalism.

Haven In A Heartless World

Author: Christopher Lasch
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393313031
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In the American political vocabulary, "family" and "family values" no longer simply evoke pictures of harmonious scenes; they also push our buttons (left and right) about what is wrong with society.