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By Richard Hofstadter

Winner of the 1964 Pulitzer Prize in Non-Fiction.

In this award-winning vintage paintings of consensus historical past, Richard Hofstadter, writer of The Age of Reform, examines the function of social events within the conception of mind in American life. 

"As Mr. Hofstadter unfolds the attention-grabbing tale, it really is no crude conflict of eggheads and fatheads. it's a wealthy, complicated, moving photograph of the lifetime of the brain in a society ruled by way of the appropriate of functional success." --Robert Peel within the Christian technology Monitor 

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