Picture Imperfect: Utopian Thought for an Anti-Utopian Age

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byRussell Jacoby

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-- Amos Elon, author, The Pity of It All: A Portrait of the German-Jewish Epoch, 1743-1933

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-- Amos Elon, author, The Pity of It All: A Portrait of the German-Jewish Epoch, 1743-1933

Russell Jacoby is a professor of history and education at UCLA and the author of several books of history, politics, and cultural criticism, including The End of Utopia: Politics and Culture in the Age of Apathy, Dogmatic Wisdom: How the Culture Wars Divert Education and Distract America, and The Last Intellectuals: American Cultur...
Format:Kobo ebookPublished:January 22, 2005Publisher:Columbia University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0231502974

ISBN - 13:9780231502979

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Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1. An Anarchic Breeze
2. On Anti-Utopianism: More or Less
3. To Shake the World off Its Hinges
4. A Longing That Cannot Be Uttered
Epilogue
Notes
Index

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By attuning our ears to the distant murmur, Russell Jacoby has performed an invaluable service in Picture Imperfect.