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The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris, Peter Beinart

Label
The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris
Title
The Icarus syndrome
Title remainder
a history of American hubris
Statement of responsibility
Peter Beinart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beinart, Peter
Dewey number
327.73
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.7
LC item number
.B43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Icarus (Greek mythology)
  • National characteristics, American
  • Pride and vanity
  • Ambition
  • Tragedy
Label
The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris, Peter Beinart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. The hubris of reason. A scientific peace -- The frightening dwarf -- Twice-born -- I didn't say it was good -- pt. II. The hubris of toughness. The murder of sheep -- The problem with men -- Saving Sarkhan -- Things are in the saddle -- Liberation -- The scold -- Fighting with rabbits -- If there is a bear? -- pt. III. The hubris of dominance. Nothing is consummated -- Fukuyama's escalator -- Fathers and sons -- Small ball -- The opportunity -- The romantic bully -- I'm delighted to see Mr. Bourne -- The beautiful lie
Control code
ocn456179885
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 482 pages
Isbn
9780061456466
Lccn
2009051561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris, Peter Beinart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. The hubris of reason. A scientific peace -- The frightening dwarf -- Twice-born -- I didn't say it was good -- pt. II. The hubris of toughness. The murder of sheep -- The problem with men -- Saving Sarkhan -- Things are in the saddle -- Liberation -- The scold -- Fighting with rabbits -- If there is a bear? -- pt. III. The hubris of dominance. Nothing is consummated -- Fukuyama's escalator -- Fathers and sons -- Small ball -- The opportunity -- The romantic bully -- I'm delighted to see Mr. Bourne -- The beautiful lie
Control code
ocn456179885
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 482 pages
Isbn
9780061456466
Lccn
2009051561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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