Books for changing the world
God, Guns, Gold and Glory
American Character and its Discontents
The past, present and future of Puritanism as a defining feature of the American social character
From a small group of devout Puritan settlers, the USA ultimately became the richest, most powerful Empire in the history of the world. Yet it is now in a process of implosion and decay. This book, inspired by Frankfurt School Critical Theory, offers a unique historical, cultural and characterological analysis of American national character and its underlying psychodynamics.

Other books by Lauren Langman and George Lundskow

  • Twenty-First Century Inequality & Capitalism

    Twenty-First Century Inequality & Capitalism collects critiques of Thomas Piketty’s 2014 book from different perspectives, such as those of critical theory, global political economy or public sociology, drawing on the work of Marx or the Marxist tradition.