By Charles W. Dunn,James W. Ceaser,Hugh Heclo,Hadley Arkes,Daniel L. Dreisbach,T. David Gordon,William Kristol,George H. Nash PhD professional historian presidential biographer and author of "The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since 1945",M

ISBN-10: 1442222778

ISBN-13: 9781442222779

American Exceptionalism provokes excessive debates culturally, economically, politically, and socially. This assortment, edited via Charles W. Dunn of Regent University's Robertson college of presidency, brings jointly research of the idea's origins, historical past and destiny.

Contributors include:
Hadley Arkes, Michael Barone, James W. Ceasar, Charles W. Dunn, Daniel L. Dreisbach, T. David Gordon, Steven Hayward, Hugh Heclo, Marvin J. Kolkertsma, William Kristol, and George H. Nash.

While many now argue opposed to the regulations and beliefs of yank Exceptionalism as antiquated and expired, the authors amassed the following make the daring declare nearer studying of our personal historical past unearths that there's nonetheless a good point of yankee inspiration, identification and govt worthy advancing and conserving. will probably be the problem of the arriving American generations to either refine and view what we suggest after we name the United States "exceptional," and this ebook offers readers a primary step in the direction of an important knowing of the outstanding goal, growth and promise of the USA of the US.

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