TITLE

America the Comfortable

AUTHOR(S)
Westbrook, David A.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar2006, Issue 161, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on Bernard-Henri Lévy's account of America which attempts to duplicate Alexis de Tocqueville's impressions of the U.S. in 1831 and published in the book "Democracy in America." However, unlike Tocqueville's focus on democracy, Lévy's account has no unifying concept. It is merely composed of various descriptions of places or paraphrases of interviews.
ACCESSION #
19862542

 

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