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America, the natural and the artificial

Magdalena ZapД™dowska

America, the natural and the artificial

construction of American identities, landscapes, social institutions, and histories

by Magdalena ZapД™dowska

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Published by Wydawnictwo Naukowe UAM in Poznań .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses,
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature,
  • Nature,
  • Technology,
  • History and criticism,
  • American literature,
  • Nature in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmeryka, naturalność i sztuczność :
    Statementedited by Magdalena Zapȩdowska and Paweł Stachura
    SeriesSeria filologia angielska -- 33, Seria Filologia angielska -- 33.
    ContributionsPolish Association for American Studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS65.N38 A47 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. ;
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25111600M
    ISBN 108323221162
    ISBN 109788323221166
    LC Control Number2011420277
    OCLC/WorldCa710442682

      Kevin Baker is a novelist, historian, and journalist whose books include Dreamland and the New York Times bestseller Paradise authored America: The Story of Us, the companion volume to the groundbreaking A&E television show of the same name, and was the chief historical researcher on The American Century by Harold Evans. Baker is a contributor to the New York Times, Pages: natural vs. artificial honesty vs. evil The above list could be extended to include other virtues or qualities, but this list, or even half this list, will suffice to demonstrate James' theme or idea in the use of this American-European contrast.

    Schlosser notes, with some irony, that the line between “artificial” and “natural” flavors can often be quite thin—or, even, impossible to see. As Schlosser explains, in theory, “artificial” flavors are those synthesized in a lab—built “from scratch” by combining different .   S tarting from a common premise and a shared commitment to republicanism, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams arrived at widely divergent conclusions about the problem of aristocracy. As good republicans, both men despised hereditary nobility. But both also affirmed that there exist always and everywhere a naturally superior few who necessarily play a key role in politics–even, and perhaps.

      In this sense, even if nations are indeed artificial creations, one may argue that national-ism is a natural emotion–a complex variation of the territorial instinct. If true, nations are, at the very least, creations of internal nature–projection of human nature on external : Andrea Ostrov Letania.   A concise natural history of East and West Florida: containing an account of the natural produce of all the southern part of British America in the three kingdoms of nature, particularly the animal and vegetable ; likewise, the artificial produce now raised, or possible to be raised, and manufactured there, with some commercial and political observations in that part of the world ; and a Pages:


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