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Steven B. Smith on Reclaiming Patriotism

A new book tries to revive Americans’ love of country without going to extremes.

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Patriotism and Man at Yale

The Core of American Patriotism

“To be an American patriot is to always measure ourselves by the ideals and aspirations that we hold for ourselves as a country.”

“To be an American is partly to be engaged in an ongoing debate about what it means to be an American.”

The Age of Extremes

“Nationalist language is always looking for enemies”

The Threat of the Other as the Justification for Nationalism

Immigrants and American Patriotism

Bring Back the National Service?




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