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Lang Matl
Author Wuthnow, Robert

Title American mythos : why our best efforts to be a better nation fall short / Robert Wuthnow

Imprint Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2006


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  HN90.M6    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  HN90.M6    Available
Description viii, 288 p. ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-276) and index
Contents Deep culture and democratic renewal -- Quandaries of individualism -- The justice of privilege -- Self-made men and women -- In America, all religions are true -- Ethnic ties that bind (loosely) -- Saving ourselves from materialism -- Venues for
Subject Social values -- United States
Social ethics -- United States
Immigrants -- United States
United States -- Moral conditions
ISBN 069112504X