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What Comes after an Age of Fracture?

Accelerating climate change, for one thing

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Like a lot of people, I am interested in what has been happening in the world, the US in particular, since the end of World War II.  I am especially intrigued by goings on in university economics, but I take a broad view of the subject.  I grew up in the Fifties, and the single most persuasive account I’ve found of the underlying nature of changing times since 1945 has been a series of five books by historian Daniel Rodgers, of Princeton University. In Age of Fracture (Belknap, Harvard, 2011), Rodgers described very well my experience of the increasingly thinner