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Restless Nation: Starting Over in America

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In Restless Nation, James M. Jasper isolates a narrative that lies very close to the core of the American character. From colonial times to the present day, Americans have always had a deep-rooted belief in the "fresh start"—a belief that still has Americans moving from place to place faster than the citizens of any other nation.
Paperback, 276 pages
Published November 1st 2002 by University Of Chicago Press (first published 2000)
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