The Resource American Dream : A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation

American Dream : A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation

Label
American Dream : A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation
Title
American Dream
Title remainder
A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work discusses the reality of the ambiguous but galvanizing concept of the American Dream, a concept that for better and worse has proven to be amazingly elastic and durable for hundreds of years and across racial, class, and other demographic lines
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Cullen, Jim
LC call number
E169.1 -- .C837 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • National characteristics, American
  • Social values -- United States
  • United States -- Civilization -- Philosophy
  • United States -- Politics and government -- Philosophy
Label
American Dream : A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=280924
Instantiates
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
Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Introduction: A Dream Country -- CHAPTER 1 Dream of the Good Life (I): The Puritan Enterprise -- CHAPTER 2 Dream Charter: The Declaration of Independence -- CHAPTER 3 Dream of the Good Life (II): Upward Mobility -- CHAPTER 4 King of America: The Dream of Equality -- CHAPTER 5 Detached Houses: The Dream of Home Ownership -- CHAPTER 6 Dream of the Good Life (III): The Coast -- Conclusion: Extending the Dream -- Notes on Sources -- Acknowledgments -- Index -- Footnotes -- Chapter 02 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 02 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 03 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 03 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 3 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 4 -- Chapter 06 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 06 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 06 Footnote 3 -- Conclusion Footnote 1
Control code
EBC280924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198035923
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)EBC280924
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL280924
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10085305
  • (CaONFJC)MIL55891
  • (OCoLC)466432508
Label
American Dream : A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=280924
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
Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Introduction: A Dream Country -- CHAPTER 1 Dream of the Good Life (I): The Puritan Enterprise -- CHAPTER 2 Dream Charter: The Declaration of Independence -- CHAPTER 3 Dream of the Good Life (II): Upward Mobility -- CHAPTER 4 King of America: The Dream of Equality -- CHAPTER 5 Detached Houses: The Dream of Home Ownership -- CHAPTER 6 Dream of the Good Life (III): The Coast -- Conclusion: Extending the Dream -- Notes on Sources -- Acknowledgments -- Index -- Footnotes -- Chapter 02 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 02 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 03 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 03 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 3 -- Chapter 04 Footnote 4 -- Chapter 06 Footnote 1 -- Chapter 06 Footnote 2 -- Chapter 06 Footnote 3 -- Conclusion Footnote 1
Control code
EBC280924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198035923
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)EBC280924
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL280924
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10085305
  • (CaONFJC)MIL55891
  • (OCoLC)466432508

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