The Resource A Nation of Agents : The American Path to a Modern Self and Society

A Nation of Agents : The American Path to a Modern Self and Society

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A Nation of Agents : The American Path to a Modern Self and Society
Title
A Nation of Agents
Title remainder
The American Path to a Modern Self and Society
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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Block, James E
LC call number
E169
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Agent (Philosophy) -- History
  • Liberalism -- United States -- History
  • National characteristics, American
  • Political culture -- United States -- History
  • Protestantism -- Political aspects -- United States -- History
  • Protestantism -- Social aspects -- United States -- History
  • United States -- Civilization -- 1783-1865
Label
A Nation of Agents : The American Path to a Modern Self and Society
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3300594
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Preface -- 1. The American Narrative in Crisis -- I. The English Origins of the American Self and Society -- 2. The Early Puritan Insurgents and the Origins of Agency -- 3. The Protestant Revolutionaries and the Emerging Society of Agents -- 4. Thomas Hobbes and the Founding of the Liberal Politics of Agency -- 5. John Locke and the Mythic Society of Free Agents -- II. The Ascendancy of Agency and the First New Nation -- 6. The Great Awakening and the Emergent Culture of Agency -- 7. The Revolutionary Triumph of Agency -- III. The Dilemma of Nationhood -- 8. The Liberal Idyll amidst Republican Realities -- 9. From Liberation to Reversal in a World without Bounds -- IV. The Creation of an Agency Civilization -- 10. National Revival as the Crucible of Agency Character -- 11. From Sectarian Discord to Civil Religion -- 12. The Protestant Agent in Liberal Economics -- 13. John Dewey and the Modern Synthesis -- Conclusion: The Recovery of Agency -- Notes -- Index
Control code
EBC3300594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (672 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674022201
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3300594
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3300594
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10326139
  • (OCoLC)923112274
Label
A Nation of Agents : The American Path to a Modern Self and Society
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3300594
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Preface -- 1. The American Narrative in Crisis -- I. The English Origins of the American Self and Society -- 2. The Early Puritan Insurgents and the Origins of Agency -- 3. The Protestant Revolutionaries and the Emerging Society of Agents -- 4. Thomas Hobbes and the Founding of the Liberal Politics of Agency -- 5. John Locke and the Mythic Society of Free Agents -- II. The Ascendancy of Agency and the First New Nation -- 6. The Great Awakening and the Emergent Culture of Agency -- 7. The Revolutionary Triumph of Agency -- III. The Dilemma of Nationhood -- 8. The Liberal Idyll amidst Republican Realities -- 9. From Liberation to Reversal in a World without Bounds -- IV. The Creation of an Agency Civilization -- 10. National Revival as the Crucible of Agency Character -- 11. From Sectarian Discord to Civil Religion -- 12. The Protestant Agent in Liberal Economics -- 13. John Dewey and the Modern Synthesis -- Conclusion: The Recovery of Agency -- Notes -- Index
Control code
EBC3300594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (672 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674022201
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3300594
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3300594
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10326139
  • (OCoLC)923112274

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