Anti-Intellectualism in American Life

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Anti-Intellectualism in American Life

By Richard Hostadter; Richard Hofstadter

Vintage, Paperback, 9780394703176, 464pp.

Publication Date: February 12, 1966

Description
A book which throws light on many features of the American character. Its concern is not merely to portray the scorners of intellect in American life, but to say something about what the intellectual is, and can be, as a force in a democratic society.


Praise For Anti-Intellectualism in American Life

"The most comprehensive, succinct, and well-written one-volume treatment of the subject now available."--Walter Laqueur