Violence: Crisis of American Confidence Hardcover – March 1, 1972. by Professor Hugh Davis Graham (Author).
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Enter David Runciman, professor of politics at Cambridge, with a lucid, wholly original book that says .
Enter David Runciman, professor of politics at Cambridge, with a lucid, wholly original book that says those fears were, if not wrong, then embarrassingly familiar. The Confidence Trap charts a century of similar moments, when the public intellectuals of the day were seized by the fear that democracy had reached the end of the road
The confidence that we have always had as a people is not simply some romantic dream or a proverb in a dusty book .
The confidence that we have always had as a people is not simply some romantic dream or a proverb in a dusty book that we read just on the Fourth of July. It is the idea which founded our nation and has guided our development as a people. Confidence in the future has supported everything else - public institutions and private enterprise, our own families, and the very Constitution of the United States. The symptoms of this crisis of the American spirit are all around us. For the first time in the history of our country a majority of our people believe that the next five years will be worse than the past five years. Two-thirds of our people do not even vote.
Hugh Davis Graham (September 2, 1936 – March 26, 2002) was an American historian and sociologist. He was the author of several books about the Civil rights movement. Graham was born on September 2, 1936 in Little Rock, Arkansas, one of three sons of a Presbyterian minister. He studied history at Yale University and completed a P. in history at Stanford University in 1964.
298 - Philip Taft, Organized Labor in American History (New York: Harper & Row, 1964), p. 664. 4. Statuten des Kommunisten-Klubs in New Yorfe, manuscript copy in Wisconsin State Historical Society, Labor Collection, Political Parties, Box 25. 5. Frederick Douglass' Paper, March 4, 1853, reprinted in Philip .
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