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Province of Reason

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674719583

Publication Date: 01/01/1988

Academic Trade

320 pages

Belknap Press

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  • Introduction
  • I. The Province in an Empire
    • 1. Robert Grant
    • 2. Mary Antin
    • 3. Fred Allen
  • II. New Pathways
    • 4. Charles A. Stone and Edwin S. Webster
    • 5. Laura Elizabeth Richards
    • 6. Emily Greene Balch
  • III. Failure of Community
    • 7. William Madison Wood
    • 8. Fred Erwin Beal
  • IV. The Province Divided
    • 9. Louise Andrews Kent
    • 10. Vannevar Bush and Laurence K. Marshall
  • V. Meritocracy and Romanticism
    • 11. James Bryant Conant
    • 12. Rachel Carson
  • Notes
  • Credits
  • Index

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