The Opening of the American Mind / Lawrence W. Levine

Book Cover The Opening of the American Mind
List Price: $20.00
Our Price: $20.00
Lowest Price
Used Book Price: $0.01
/ Lawrence W. Levine
Publisher: Beacon Press
Availability:Usually ships in 24 hours
Sales Rank: 436860
ISBN-10: 0807031194
ISBN-13: 9780807031193
In 1987 The Closing of the American Mind, Allan Bloom's famously ferocious critique of the corrosive effects of political correctness in American universities, exploded like a bomb in the halls of the academy; even today, its conservative analysis is constantly enlarged upon by academics and political pundits alike, from Dinesh D'Souza to William J. Bennett. In The Opening of the American Mind, Lawrence W. Levine has produced a direct rebuttal. The conservative complainers are, he says, discomfited by perfectly healthy developments in education. Levine argues that opening the academic canon to cultures beyond Western civilization is a natural and laudable outgrowth of the increasing diversity of America. The universities are changing, says Levine, to keep in touch with the real world, and are "doing a more thorough and cosmopolitan job ... than ever before."
*Terms and Conditions apply
Disclaimer: All product data on this page belongs to . No guarantees are made as to accuracy of prices and information.

Contact Us

For Any Queries please don't hesitate to contact us at
Vinay Garg
USA +1(760)3380762
UK +44 2033221799
India +91 9023011224