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Are these sentences correct?

  1. Contemporary deliberation on American culture, economy, politics in the 20th and 21st century?

  2. Contemporary deliberation*s* on American culture, economy, and politics in the 20th and 21st century.

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Sentence number 1 makes perfect sense. For better style, I'd write:

Contemporary deliberation on American culture, economy and politics in the 20th and 21st century.

EDIT: "Deliberations" is better for this title, as I understand it to be, since it looks like many ideas will be expressed.

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Sentence 2 should read: Contemporary deliberations...Sorry about that. –  lukas Jan 7 '12 at 10:27

Neither is a sentence as the term is commonly understood because neither contains a finite verb. However, both deliberation and deliberations might be found, depending on context.

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