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People of paradox

an inquiry concerning the origins of American civilization

by Michael G. Kammen

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • National characteristics, American,
    • United States -- Civilization -- To 1783

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Kammen.
      SeriesCornell paperbacks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE162 .K2 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 316, xii p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1890310M
      ISBN 100801497558
      LC Control Number90055186

      Michael Kammen's book People of Paradox was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History in The main idea in Kammen's book is that American culture is distinct due to its unique mixture of.   Find the complete program transcript, including credits for the NOVA program World in the Balance: The People Paradox, originally broadcast on PBS on Ap

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        Book Review: The Paradox of Sensemaking The experiential aspect of connecting with people isn’t something that can be quantified, therefore it’s not acknowledged. Corporations see field research as a way of gathering more points of data that lie outside of surveys and other quantitative collection methods.   In Gregg Easterbrook wrote a book named The Progress Paradox. How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse. He argued that, while objectively almost all aspects of Western life had become much better, most people actually felt worse. I agree that objectively, across the board, life has become better for most people in most .


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