Table of contents for The age of American unreason / Susan Jacoby.

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CONTENTS
Introduction										
1 : The Way We Live Now: Just Us Folks 		
2: The Way We Lived Then: Intellect and Ignorance in a Young 
Nation 		
3: Social Pseudoscience in the Morning of America's Culture Wars	
4: Reds, Pinkos, Fellow Travelers						
5: Middlebrow Culture from Noon to Twilight				
6: Blaming It on The Sixties							
7: Legacies: Youth Culture and Celebrity Culture 
8: The New Old-Time Religion						
9: Junk Thought								 
10: The Culture of Distraction							
11: Public Life: Defining Dumbness Downward		
Conclusion: Cultural Conservation					
Notes										
Selected Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

United States -- Civilization -- 1945-.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-.
Mass media -- Social aspects -- United States.
Popular culture -- United States.
Reason -- Social aspects -- United States.
Social values -- United States.
Social psychology -- United States.
National characteristics, American.