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The Resource Failure to quit : reflections of an optimistic historian, by Howard Zinn

Failure to quit : reflections of an optimistic historian, by Howard Zinn

Label
Failure to quit : reflections of an optimistic historian
Title
Failure to quit
Title remainder
reflections of an optimistic historian
Statement of responsibility
by Howard Zinn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this lively collection of essays, Zinn discusses a wide range of historical and political topics, from the role of the Supreme Court in U.S. history to the nature of higher education today
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1922-2010
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Zinn, Howard
Dewey number
973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E175.5.Z56
LC item number
A25 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Zinn, Howard
  • Zinn, Howard
  • United States
  • United States
  • Philosophy
  • Political and social views
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Label
Failure to quit : reflections of an optimistic historian, by Howard Zinn
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Who controls the past, controls the future": interview / with David Barsamian -- The optimism of uncertainty -- Objectsions to objectivity -- The problem is civil obedience -- The Supreme Court is not Supreme -- The Bill of Rights -- Second thoughts on the First Amendment -- How free is higher education -- Just and unjust wars -- Terrorism over Tripoli -- Columbus, the Indians, and human progress, 1492-1992 -- "Je ne suis pas un Marxiste" -- The perils of Plato -- Failure to quit
Control code
ocn820780868
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9781608463039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Failure to quit : reflections of an optimistic historian, by Howard Zinn
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Who controls the past, controls the future": interview / with David Barsamian -- The optimism of uncertainty -- Objectsions to objectivity -- The problem is civil obedience -- The Supreme Court is not Supreme -- The Bill of Rights -- Second thoughts on the First Amendment -- How free is higher education -- Just and unjust wars -- Terrorism over Tripoli -- Columbus, the Indians, and human progress, 1492-1992 -- "Je ne suis pas un Marxiste" -- The perils of Plato -- Failure to quit
Control code
ocn820780868
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9781608463039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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