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Time to start thinking

Edward Luce

Time to start thinking

America and the spectre of decline

by Edward Luce

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Published by Little, Brown in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • United States,
  • Political culture,
  • Civilization,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Social conditions,
  • Education

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementEdward Luce
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE169.12 .L76 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 291 p. ;
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25407126M
    ISBN 109781408702758
    LC Control Number2012429476

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Northrop Frye Born Recognized as one of Canada's most distinguished scholars Got his MA from Oxford University He became a teacher at the University of Toronto in Two interest of Frye were literacy criticism and school.

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The Washington bureau chief for the Financial Times for the last four years, Luce has traveled the country interviewing public officials like Lawrence Summers and Senator Don Riegle, business leaders including Jeff .To Think or Not To Think? PURPOSE Wants us to practice thinking more Criticizes the youth saying that we don't think or articulate our thoughts enough Saying that today's generation can't turn thoughts into words correctly Forming an idea isn't an idea until it is turned from a.Frye's essay entitled "It's Time to Start Thinking" asserts that the ability to think critically and articulate with precision and eloquence results in a kind of power.