America at Century's End
by Alan Wolfe
|Publisher: University of California Press|
|Published Date: 1992|
|Total Pages: 596|
About the book America at Century's End
America at Century's End is a Sociology book which was published by University of California Press in 1992. Alan Wolfe is the author of this book. and has 596 number of pages.
This volume attempts to come to terms with the myriad changes facing American society as the century draws to a close. In his concluding essay, Wolfe sums up the standpoint of the contributors by arguing that America has become "decentered." No longer are standard institutional models adequate for describing what constitutes a "normal" life.