Closing Of The American Mind

Author: Allan Bloom
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 9781451683202
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THE BRILLIANT AND CONTROVERSIAL CRITIQUE OF AMERICAN CULTURE WITH NEARLY A MILLION COPIES IN PRINT In 1987, eminent political philosopher Allan Bloom published The Closing of the American Mind, an appraisal of contemporary America that ...

Closing Of The American Mind

Author: Allan Bloom
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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The Closing of the American Mind, a publishing phenomenon in hardcover, is now a paperback literary event.

Closing Of The American Mind

Author: Allan Bloom
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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A critique of the intellectual and moral confusions of this age argues that the social/political crisis of twentieth-century America is actually an intellectual crisis, and shows how American democracy has hosted ideas of nihilism, despair, ...

Beyond Cheering And Bashing

Author: William K. Buckley
Publisher: Popular Press
ISBN: 9780879725488
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The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy
and Impoverished the Souls of Today's Students. By Allan Bloom. New York:
Simon and Schuster, 1987. Bloom, Allan. The Closing of the American Mind: How
Higher Education Has Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Today's
Students. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1987. Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great
Gatsby. 1925. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. "The Rich Boy." The
Stories ...

Cultural Conservatism Political Liberalism

Author: James Seaton
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472106455
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The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy
and Impoverished the Souls of Today's Students, by Allan Bloom, i i-i8. New York:
Simon and Schuster, i987. Berthoff. Wamer. Edmund Wilson. University of
Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers 67. Mmneapolis: U of Mmnesota P,
i968. Blackburn, Robin. Preface. In After the FaU: The Failure of Communism and
the Future of Sotialism, ed. Robin Blackbum, ix-xvi. London: Verso, i99i. BUnk tort
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How To Write A Ba Thesis

Author: Charles Lipson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226481263
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The books I used to illustrate introductions, conclusions, and thesis statements —
by Dower, Mandelbaum, and the rest — all have strong titles. Here are a few
more, which may guide you as you search for your own title. See if you find the
titles intriguing and descriptive. • Fouad Ajami, The Dream Palace of the Arabs: A
Generations Odyssey7 • Allan Bloom, The Closing of the American Mind: How
Higher Education Has Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Today s
 ...

Opening Education

Author: Terry Evans
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113510400X
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BCA (Business Council of Australia) 1986 Report on Education, Melbourne, BCA.
— 1988 A Response to the White Paper on Higher Education, Melbourne, BCA.
Bell, D. 1973 The Coming of Post-Industrial Society: A Venture in Social
Forecasting, New York, Basic Books. Bellow, S. 1987 'Foreword', in Bloom, A.
The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education has Failed Democracy
and Impoverished the Souls of Today's Students, New York, Simon and Schuster,
pp.

Meeting The Challenge

Author: Ellen Rose
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136770631
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To Reclaim a Legacy: A Report on the Humanities in Higher Education.
Washington, DC: National Endowment for the Humanities, 1984. Bloom, Allan.
The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy
and Impoverished the Souls of Today's Students. New York: Simon and Schuster,
1986. D'Souza, Dinesh. Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on
Campus. New York: Free Press, 1991. Kimball, Roger. Tenured Radicals: How
Politics ...

A Companion To Popular Culture

Author: Gary Burns
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118883357
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“Foreword.” The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has
Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Today's Students. By Allan
Bloom. New York: Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1987. 11–18. Bloom, Allan. The
Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy and
Impoverished the Souls of Today's Students. New York: Simon & Schuster, Inc.,
1987. Dallmayr, Fred. Integral Pluralism: Beyond Culture Wars. Lexington: UP of
Kentucky, 2010.

The Book Publishing Industry

Author: Albert N. Greco
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
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Alan Bloom, in The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has
Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Today's Students, remarked
that American students “have lost the practice of and taste for reading. They have
not learned how to read, nor do they have the expectation of delight or
improvement from reading.”28 Bloom ruminated at great length about the decline
of reading and the concomitant decrease in the importance of classic texts. Neil
Postman ...