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The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris, Peter Beinart

Label
The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris
Title
The Icarus syndrome
Title remainder
a history of American hubris
Statement of responsibility
Peter Beinart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beinart, Peter
Dewey number
327.73
Index
no index present
LC call number
E183.7
LC item number
.B43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Icarus (Greek mythology)
  • National characteristics, American
  • Pride and vanity
  • Ambition
  • Tragedy
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris, Peter Beinart
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Council on Foreign Relations Book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The hubris of reason -- A scientific peace -- The frightening dwarf -- Twice-born -- I didn't say it was good -- pt. 2. The hubris of toughness -- The murderer of sheep -- The problem with men -- Saving Sarkhan -- Things are in the saddle -- Liberation -- The scold -- Fighting with rabbits -- If there is a bear? -- pt. 3. The hubris of dominance -- Nothing is consumated -- Fukuyama's escalator -- Fathers and sons -- Small ball -- The opportunity -- The romantic bully -- I'm delighted to see Mr. Bourne -- Conclusion: The beautiful lie
Control code
1232741
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 482 pages
Isbn
9780061456466
Lccn
2009051561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1232741
  • (Sirsi) 1232741
  • (OCoLC)456179885
Label
The Icarus syndrome : a history of American hubris, Peter Beinart
Publication
Note
"A Council on Foreign Relations Book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The hubris of reason -- A scientific peace -- The frightening dwarf -- Twice-born -- I didn't say it was good -- pt. 2. The hubris of toughness -- The murderer of sheep -- The problem with men -- Saving Sarkhan -- Things are in the saddle -- Liberation -- The scold -- Fighting with rabbits -- If there is a bear? -- pt. 3. The hubris of dominance -- Nothing is consumated -- Fukuyama's escalator -- Fathers and sons -- Small ball -- The opportunity -- The romantic bully -- I'm delighted to see Mr. Bourne -- Conclusion: The beautiful lie
Control code
1232741
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 482 pages
Isbn
9780061456466
Lccn
2009051561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1232741
  • (Sirsi) 1232741
  • (OCoLC)456179885

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