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The truth about patriotism / Steven Johnston.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.
1 online resource (x, 283 pages) : illustrations.
Politics and government
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Critique of the role of patriotism in democratic theory and its manifestation in popular culture as a mode of conceptualizing national cohesion.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. New York Available via World Wide Web.
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Acknowledgments -- Introduction: "Without external picturesqueness," or, why I am not a patriot -- This patriotism which is not one -- Iconic drama I: The mortal logic of enmity -- Iconic drama II: the Socratic way of death -- The American memorial/monument complex I: the architecture of democratic monuments -- The American memorial/monument complex II: political not patriotic -- Patriotism and death: wounded patriotic attachments -- Bruce Springsteen and the tragedy of the American dream -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
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0822390493 ((electronic bk.))
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