The genius of America : men whose ideas shaped our civilization / Saul K. Padover.


[1st ed.].. New York, McGraw-Hill [1960] .

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Subjects Filosofía americana.
Philosophy, American.
United States -- Biography.
United States.
Description 369 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1960]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Summary Beginning with George Washington, "The American Archetype", and concluding with Franklin D. Roosevelt, "The American Reformer", the author has analyzed the contributions of Americans to the political thought and institutions of their country.
Contents The American as archetype: George Washington -- The American as aristocrat: John Adams -- The American as Democrat: Thomas Jefferson -- The American as conservative: Alexander Hamilton -- The American as Republican: James Madison -- The American as agrarian: John Taylor -- The American as Federalist: John Marshall -- The American as states' righter: John C. Calhoun -- The American: Abraham Lincoln -- The American as philosopher: Ralph Waldo Emerson -- The American as anarchist: Henry David Thoreau -- The American as poet: Walt Whitman -- The American as radical: Henry George -- The American as psychologist: William James -- The American as skeptic: Oliver Wendell Holmes -- The American as pragmatist: John Dewey -- The American as nationalist: Theodore Roosevelt -- The American as liberal: Woodrow Wilson -- The American as reformer: Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)410722
(OCoLC)ocm00410722
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WorldCat Identities Padover, Saul Kussiel, 1905-1981.
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