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  • Author:
    Richard J. Ellis
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    0195079000
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    Oxford University Press; First Edition edition (July 29, 1993)
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    272 pages
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Most truisms are not without validity, and this one is no exception

Most truisms are not without validity, and this one is no exception. As a starting point the proposition may be satisfactory, but as a conclusion this pat formula disguises far more than it reveals about American political values and social relations.

The political scientist Richard Ellis identified egalitarianism, individualism, and hierarchy as defining cultures in American political culture. These principal categories correspond closely with Elazar’s classification

The political scientist Richard Ellis identified egalitarianism, individualism, and hierarchy as defining cultures in American political culture. These principal categories correspond closely with Elazar’s classification Popular authors have found similar divisions within American political culture

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Home Browse Books Book details, American Political Cultures. American Political Cultures. Ranging over three hundred years of history and drawing upon the seminal work anthropologist Mary Douglas, Richard Ellis demonstrates that American history is best understood as a contest between five rival political cultures: egalitarian community, competitive individualism, hierarchical collectivism, atomized fatalism, and autonomous hermitude.

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American Political Cultures is a thoughtful and intellectually ambitious reading of our past. -Contemporary Sociology -. "Richard Ellis's book is an impressive demonstration of learning and critical interpretation. -Daniel H. Howe, Oxford University -. "Written in a clear and concise manner, Ellis succeeds in throwing considerable light and coherence on the American political experience

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This work challenges the thesis first formulated by de Tocqueville and later systematically developed by Louis Hartz, that American political culture is characterized by a consensus on liberal capitalist values. Ranging over three hundred years of history and drawing upon the seminal work anthropologist Mary Douglas, Richard Ellis demonstrates that American history is best understood as a contest between five rival political cultures: egalitarian community, competitive individualism, hierarchical collectivism, atomized fatalism, and autonomous hermitude.