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A World Made Safe for Differences

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

  • American history,
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • World history: from c 1900 -,
  • Toleration,
  • Social Interaction,
  • Liberalism,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • SOC026000,
  • SOC,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Identity (Psychology),
  • Sociology - General,
  • Individualism,
  • Political aspects

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8246350M
    ISBN 100847690571
    ISBN 109780847690572

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In A World Made Safe for Differences, Christopher Shannon examines how an anthropological definition of culture shaped the central political and social narratives of the Cold War the middle decades of the twentieth century, American intellectuals understood culture as a "whole way of life" and a "pattern of values" in order to account for and accommodate differences Cited by: Get this from a library.

A world made safe for differences: cold war intellectuals and the politics of identity. [Christopher Shannon] -- "In A World Made Safe for Differences, Christopher Shannon examines how an anthropological definition of culture shaped the central political and social narratives of the Cold War era.

In the middle. A World Made Safe for Differences: Ruth Benedict's The Chrysanthemum and the Sword CHRISTOPHER SHANNON University of Rochester We are willing to help people who believe the way we do, to continue to live the way they want to live.-Dean Acheson LIBERALISM HAS ALWAYS PRIDED ITSELF ON ITS ACCEPTANCE OF DIVER-sity.

A World Made Safe for Differences will make a significant contribution to the field of American A World Made Safe for Differences book and intellectual history. Shannon is becoming a leading voice in a radical reconsideration of modern American intellectual life.

-- James T. Fisher, University of St. Louis Christopher Shannon is a highly original and provocative critic. And, from the new book Gods of the Upper Air, “He believed the world must be made safe for differences,” Ruth Benedict wrote when Boas died.

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