?A vibrant, sweeping analysis of the roots of American self-indulgence? ?Kirkus Reviews ?This ringing, provocative jeremiad cuts a path through a haze of self-indulgent thought and action in the ?me first? society.' ?Publisher's Weekly?Wonderful'a delight to read, even exciting?There are few books that inspire real enthusiasm. This is one of them.' ?The Philadelphia EnquirerCollier, James Lincoln is the author of 'Rise of Selfishness in America ', published 2005 under ISBN 9780595351596 and ISBN 059535159X.