The American Dream and Dreams Deferred: A Dialectical Fairy Tale (Hardcover)

The American Dream and Dreams Deferred: A Dialectical Fairy Tale By Carlton D. Floyd, Thomas Ehrlich Reifer Cover Image
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This book examines how rival interpretations of the American Dream poignantly express conflicts over its very meaning, revealing the dialectical tension therein, and awakening us to the distance between the Dream and our reality, in the light of its continued deferment and its price.

About the Author


Carlton D. Floyd is associate professor of English, affiliated faculty in women's and gender studies, a former associate provost for inclusion and diversity, and cofounder of the Center for Inclusion and Diversity at the University of San Diego.Thomas Ehrlich Reifer is professor of sociology and affiliated faculty in Asian studies, ethnic studies, and Latin American studies at the University of San Diego, an associate fellow of the Transnational Institute (Amsterdam), and an official Freedom Writers teacher.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781793634115
ISBN-10: 1793634114
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication Date: November 11th, 2022
Pages: 324
Language: English