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The Upside of Narcissism

Jon Krause for The Chronicle Review

April 07, 2014 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

It is a commonplace of social criticism that America has become, over the past half-century or so, a nation of narcissists. Greedy, selfish, and self-absorbed, we narcissists are thriving, the critics tell us, in the culture of abundance that is...

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