The Resource Of herds and hermits : America's lone wolves and submissive sheep, or the American intellectual as loner and outcast, Terry Reed, (electronic resource)

Of herds and hermits : America's lone wolves and submissive sheep, or the American intellectual as loner and outcast, Terry Reed, (electronic resource)

Label
Of herds and hermits : America's lone wolves and submissive sheep, or the American intellectual as loner and outcast
Title
Of herds and hermits
Title remainder
America's lone wolves and submissive sheep, or the American intellectual as loner and outcast
Statement of responsibility
Terry Reed
Title variation
American intellectual as loner and outcast
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Celebrated for its commitment to independence and fearless individualism, America in fact dismisses independent thinkers and nonconformists in favor of the team player, the company man, and the go-along-to-get-along mentality. This anti-intellectual mindset despises and discredits those who are solitary and reclusive. While we look up to literary loners like Poe and Melville and Dickinson, the man in the street is a compulsive joiner of clubs, and herds from university frats to the Order of the Pink Goat. To the contrary, this book is a paean vigorously endorsing America's lone wolves, cultura
Cataloging source
N$T
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1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reed, Terry
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1276
LC item number
.R44 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Individualism
  • Social role
  • Group identity
  • Interpersonal relations
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Group identity
  • Individualism
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Social role
  • Electronic books
  • United States
Label
Of herds and hermits : America's lone wolves and submissive sheep, or the American intellectual as loner and outcast, Terry Reed, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. The Bike and the Bench; Chapter 2. Going My Way; Chapter 3. What Price Affiliation?; Chapter 4. Yours Fraternally: Bringing in the Sheep; Chapter 5. The Intellectual as Loner; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (214 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780875866864
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)460122224
  • (OCoLC)ocn460122224
Label
Of herds and hermits : America's lone wolves and submissive sheep, or the American intellectual as loner and outcast, Terry Reed, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. The Bike and the Bench; Chapter 2. Going My Way; Chapter 3. What Price Affiliation?; Chapter 4. Yours Fraternally: Bringing in the Sheep; Chapter 5. The Intellectual as Loner; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (214 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780875866864
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)460122224
  • (OCoLC)ocn460122224

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