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The Dodo and the Phoenix: A Fable of American Exceptionalism

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Americans have always been adamant about their own exceptionality. So there may be some paltry paradox in confessing that I have never been an ardent exponent of the doctrine of American exceptionalism.

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Civil Society American History American Life American Uniqueness Religious History 
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