The American Intellectual Tradition : Volume I: 1630 to 1865

Preston Hotchkis Professor of American History and Department Chair David A Hollinger; Professor of History Charles Capper
Oxford University Press, USA

Revised and updated, the seventh edition of this now standard two-volume anthology brings together some of the most historically significant writings in American intellectual history. Uniquely comprehensive,.

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The American Intellectual Tradition includes classic works in philosophy, religion, social theory, political thought, economics, psychology, and cultural and literary criticism. Organized chronologically into thematic sections, the two volumes trace the evolution of American intellectual writing and thinking from its origins in Puritan beliefs to the most recent essays on diversity and postmodernity.