The American Dream

ISBN 10 : 0195173252
ISBN 13 : 9780195173253

The first "narrative history" traces the thread that binds the dreams and aspirations of most Americans together, exploring shared history and sacred texts--the Constitution and th..

American Photography And The American Dream

ISBN 10 : 0807843083
ISBN 13 : 9780807843086

Looks at how documentary photographers have contested the idea of the American dream, and discusses the work of Francis Benjamin Johnston, Lewis Hine, Walker Evans, Dorothea Lange,..

Chasing The American Dream

ISBN 10 : 9780195377910
ISBN 13 : 0195377915

In this book the authors show that the risk of economic vulnerability has been increasing substantially over the past four decades, and argue that while not unattainable, the Ameri..

The American Dream

ISBN 10 : 9780815610076
ISBN 13 : 0815610076

There is no better way to understand America than by understanding the cultural history of the American Dream. Rather than just a powerful philosophy or ideology, the Dream is thor..

Cynicism And The Evolution Of The American Dream

ISBN 10 : 9781612343334
ISBN 13 : 1612343333

Putting a recognizable face on contemporary American cynicism..

The American Dream

ISBN 10 : 9781438125602
ISBN 13 : 1438125607

Provides an examination of the American dream in classic literary works...