Includes bibliographical references.
|Series||Catalogue - Kenneth Nebenzahl, Inc. ; 22|
|LC Classifications||Z1361.C6 K46 1969, E169.1 K46 1969|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. :|
|Number of Pages||80|
|LC Control Number||78311314|
In "By the Bomb’s Early Light: American Thought and Culture at the Dawn of the Atomic Age", Paul Boyer argues that in the first few years after American use of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki “the fundamental perceptions which continue to influence our response to the nuclear menace were first articulated, discussed, and absorbed into the living tissue of the culture” (pg. )/5(13). Early Idealism In American Thought by Woodbridge Riley (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Originally published in , By the Bomb's Early Light is the first book to explore the cultural 'fallout' in America during the early years of the atomic age. Paul Boyer argues that the major /5(2). By the Bomb's Early Light: American Thought and Culture at the Dawn of the Atomic Age. by. Paul S. Boyer. Rating details ratings 7 reviews. Originally published in , By the Bomb's Early Light is the first book to explore the cultural /5.
As early as the middle s, but especially after he retired from the fabled philosophy department at City College of New York in , Morris () intended to write an account of the informal thinking that underlay American life. "J.S. Maloy's remarkable new book locates an alternative strand of democratic thought in early colonial America. Maloy shows how neglected figures such as John Bargraves, John Robinson, Thomas Hooker, and Israel Stoughton promoted popular control of, rather than mere consent to, public officials, and advocated institutions of popular scrutiny and sanction of magistrates in addition to general elections. American Thought, Publications: Dictionary of Early American Philosophers /// Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers /// The Early America Review /// Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society /// Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy /// Darwin’s Books: Origin of . A history of the cultural side-effects of the atomic age examines cartoons, jingles, radio shows, slang, opinion polls, novels, and poetry of the s to demonstrate how deeply the bomb penetrated American life and thought4/5(3).
A kaleidoscope of images of what Americans thought and said about The Bomb from to Almost every conceivable stance that could be taken was taken during those five years—from the pie-in-the-sky forecasts of atomic cars to the foreboding of the end of the human race. Such cultural fallout stands in marked contrast to the spate of books glorifying the science and scientists involved. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Savelle, Max, Colonial origins of American thought. Princeton, N.J., Van Nostrand  (OCoLC) Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. Early American Writing Various Limited preview - colony poor Psal Puritan Quaker reason religion religious Samuel Sewall seemed ship soon soul spirit suffer sweet thee things thou thought tion told true truth unto. In By the Bomb's Early Light: American Thought and Culture at the Dawn of the Atomic Age, Paul Boyer argues that in the first few years after American use of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki "the fundamental perceptions which continue to influence our response to the nuclear menace were first articulated, discussed, and absorbed into the living tissue of the culture" (pg. ).4/5(3).