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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 10 related to The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in an Age of Diminishing Expectations.    

Plain Style: A Guide to Written English

Christopher Lasch - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 121 pages
"The late Lasch, college history professor and the author of The Culture of Narcissism (1979), among other seminal works, so despaired of his graduate students' writing that he ...
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Women and the Common Life: Love, Marriage, and Feminism

Christopher Lasch - Social Science - 1997 - 196 pages
The bestselling author of "The Culture of Narcissism" and "The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy" looks at the role of women and the family and how it has ...
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Haven in a Heartless World: The Family Besieged

Christopher Lasch - Family & Relationships - 1995 - 230 pages
In the American political vocabulary, "family" and "family values" no longer simply evoke pictures of harmonious scenes; they also push our buttons (left and right) about what ...
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The True and Only Heaven: Progress and Its Critics

Christopher Lasch - History - 1991 - 592 pages
Examines two opposing world-views of progress within Western civilization
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The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy

Christopher Lasch - Political Science - 1996 - 276 pages
"[A] passionate, compelling, and disturbing argument that the ills of democracy in the United States today arise from the default of its elites." óJohn Gray, New York Times ...
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The Minimal Self: Psychic Survival in Troubled Times

Christopher Lasch - Psychology - 1985 - 320 pages
The redefinition of selfhood, through growing from despair in an uncertain world, offers the promise of a new culture based not on the technological conquest of nature but on ...
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The New Radicalism in America, 1889-1963: The Intellectual As a Social Type

Christopher Lasch - History - 1997 - 349 pages
Essays depicting the actions and efforts of such individuals as Jane Addams, Walter Lippmann, and Lincoln Steffens trace the development of the twentieth-century social reform ...
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New Radicalism in America

Christopher Lasch - Political Science - 2013 - 352 pages
Around the turn of the century, the American liberal tradition made a major shift away from politics. The new radicals were more interested in the reform of education, culture ...
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The Agony of the American Left

Christopher Lasch - Political Science - 2013 - 224 pages
Five long essays by an American historian, the author of The New Radicalism in America (1965). Under the rubric of "the collapse of mass-based radical movements," Lasch ...
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