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roots of American culture and other essays.

Constance Rourke

roots of American culture and other essays.

by Constance Rourke

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Civilization

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsBrooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .R78 1965
      The Physical Object
      Pagination305 p.
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5921281M
      LC Control Number64025540
      OCLC/WorldCa419882

      Culture is the basic root of any community which gives them the ways of life. The culture provides solution to the critical problem that is faced to community. Culture teach us to think for the whole nation not individually, it provide the concept of family, nation etc. References. Damen, L. ().   But one should not take Kirk’s book, or any truly conservative work on the roots of American order, as an endorsement of the fantasy that America, or at any rate conservative America, is some kind of cheap copy of high Anglican English culture, with its highly-mannered ethos and its rejection of political principle in favor of “muddling.

      From the Preface: Among the topics that arise [in this book] are family roots and other human connections; places; travel; books; food; manners and morals; urban design; womanhood; liberal education; natural scenes and objects; and music and architecture. I would like to estimate American key culture through both positive and ideal views to disclose American culture in entirely. For this reason I have to disclose the idea of American culture as well as life experience of particular person to realize what the culture values of the person are and what external factors have formed these factors.

      This important new collection brings together ten of Alden Vaughan's essays about race relations in the British colonies. Focusing on the variable role of cultural and racial perceptions on colonial policies for Indians and African Americans, the essays include explorations of the origins of slavery and racism in Virginia, the causes of the Puritans' war against the Pequots, and the contest. American culture is a culture that has molded within a couple of centuries and has developed more within the years. America is filled with nearly with million people. America's culture is a very opened minded culture that other cultures should adapt.


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