Democratic vistas : reflections on the life of American democracy

  title={Democratic vistas : reflections on the life of American democracy},
  author={J. Purdy and A. Kronman and Cynthia Farrar},
In this thought-provoking collection, leading scholars explore democracy in the United States from a sweeping variety of perspectives. A dozen contributors consider the nature and prospects of democracy as it relates to the American experience - free markets, religion, family life, the Cold War, higher education, and more. These probing essays bring American democracy into fresh focus, complete with its idealism, its moral greatness, its disappointments, and its contradictions. Based on DeVane… Expand
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