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growth of American thought.

Merle Curti

growth of American thought.

by Merle Curti

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English


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An account of the growth of American thought involves, in the first place, a study of the growth on American soil of knowledge of the physical universe, of human nature, and of social relationships. Since man's precise and tested knowledge of his environment, physical and social, and of himself has been at every point in time subject to varying limitations, he has speculated on that which.

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See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cited by: Hailed as a pioneer achievement upon its original publi-cation and awarded the Pulitzer Prize in history inThe Growth of American Thought has won appreciative reviews and earned the highest regard among historians of the national experience.

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OCLC Number: Description: xx, pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: pt. The American adaptation of the European heritage: A variety of peoples bequeath legacies to the new nation --Colonial conditions modify the old world heritage --The Christian heritage --The transmission of polite learning and of scientific interests --The rise of.

Genre/Form: Book: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Curti, Merle (Merle Eugene), Growth of American thought. New York, Harper & Row []. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t4wh82z5z Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi 96 Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4.

Paul Murphy on Merle Curti’s The Growth of American Thought (New York: Harper & Row, ). CLASSICS REVIEW BY PAUL MURPHY.

I bought a copy of Merle Curti’s The Growth of American Thought as a graduate student at one of the library’s massive sale of discarded books.

Mine came from a residence hall library; the pages had yellowed a bit but were otherwise pristine. The Growth of American Merle Curti. Harper & Brothers, New York, (pp., $) Well written, interestingly constructed and partly original in its researches, Curti’s book is nevertheless a dull affair.

The Growth Of American Thought by Merle Curti. Publication date Topics Social Collection millionbooks; universallibrary Language English.

This book cannot be viewed because it is under review by the Million Books Project. Addeddate Collectionid TheGrowthOfAmericanThought Identifier TheGrowthOfAmericanThought. The University of Wisconsin Press is particularly proud to publish this series since Merle Curti, author of the seminal study The Growth of American Thought () and a founder of the field of American intellectual history, taught at the University of Wisconsin–Madison from until his retirement in This series continues the.

The growth of American thought by Merle Eugene Curti,Harper & Brothers edition, in EnglishCited by: "The Rise and Fall of American Growth is the Thomas Piketty-esque economic must read of the year."—Rana Foroohar, Time "This is a book well worth reading—a magisterial combination of deep technological history, vivid portraits of daily life over the past six generations and careful economic analysis.

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BOOK REVIEW BOOK REVIEW The Growth of American Thought. MERLE CURTI. New York and London: Harper and Brothers. xx + pp. $ (School edition, $) The need for a new history of American thought has long been recognized. Since the appearance of The Cambridge History of American Literature between and and the.

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