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The Upswing: How America Came Together a Century Ago and How We Can Do It Again

By Robert D. Putnam

June 16

National Humanities Medal-winning historian Robert D. Putnam compares the state of our currently divided nation with that of the early 20th century, when America began to shift from an individualistic mindset to a more egalitarian and cooperative one – and draws lessons from history to show how the nation might be able to do it again.

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