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Homo americanus: Child of the Postmodern Age

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In this book Dr. Tomislav Sunic describes the origins and dynamics of America's founding myths. Quoting and translating from many long-forgotten or suppressed sources from the fields of literature, history, anthropology and philosophy, the book represents an interdisciplinary compendium dealing with the topic of Americanism. The genealogy of early Calvinist Puritanism ...more
Paperback, 252 pages
Published February 23rd 2007 by BookSurge Publishing
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Greg Paulson
Dec 30, 2011 Greg Paulson rated it really liked it
Excellent book. Should be required reading for those who consider themselves on the "New Right," especially those in America.

I particularly liked what Sunic had to say concerning Puritanism.
Doug
Aug 28, 2016 Doug rated it really liked it
I've subtracted one star mostly because the English is not very good, which is understandable coming from a quadruple-language polyglot. Much of the material is in dire need of an editor. Clarity, organization, spelling, and punctuation are lacking in places. In short, this book is an expose of Homo americanus, the American spirit which now haunts the entire globalized world. Sunic argues that the logical conclusion of the America's founding myths of infinite economic progress and ...more
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Croatian-American writer, translator and a former professor.

He is best known for his books and writings critical of egalitarianism, biblical monotheism and liberal political discourse. His views are often cited as part of the Nouvelle Droite movement in Europe.

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