America's `culture wars' tradition

Barone, Michael
September 1992
U.S. News & World Report;9/21/92, Vol. 113 Issue 11, p24
Discusses how over three centuries of American history, cultural issues--noneconomic concerns hinging on values questions--have been major political issues, and politics has more often divided Americans along cultural lines--by region, race, ethnicity, religion and personal values--than along economic lines. Details of David Hackett Fischer's `Albion's Seed'; Family values today; The meaning of family values; More.


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