The inspired self

August 1992
U.S. News & World Report;8/31/92-9/7/92, Vol. 113 Issue 9, p89
Presents a brief selection from Daniel J. Boorstin's new book, `The Creators,' discussing why Medieval Europe did not put a high value on originality. `Individualism' finally entered the English vocabulary in 1835, via Tocqueville.


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