By Andrew Burt
Burt argues that political hysteria arises during periods of deep uncertainty approximately American id, and that once american citizens lose their experience of who they're, they lash out opposed to perceived threats with blacklists, scapegoating, conspiracies, cover-ups and extra. by way of exploring the notorious and infrequently forgotten routine and characters of our nation’s previous, this interesting ebook offers a special view into America’s heritage, its identification, and finally its future.
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American Hysteria: The Untold Story of Mass Political Extremism in the United States by Andrew Burt