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An American Half-Century

Michael Klein

An American Half-Century

Postwar Culture and Politics in the USA

by Michael Klein

  • 131 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Pluto Press (UK) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Media, information & communication industries,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • USA,
  • United States,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Civilization,
  • 1945-,
  • 1945-1989,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7955080M
    ISBN 100745305016
    ISBN 109780745305011

      In his short book “In That Time,” Daniel H. Weiss sensitively recounts O’Donnell’s truncated life and assesses the war that so traumatized America (and devastated Vietnam) a half-century. Newell G. Bringhurst (born 3 April ) is an American historian and author of books and essays. Most of his writings have been about Mormonism— particularly topics and figures of controversy, such as blacks and the priesthood, Fawn Brodie, polygamy, and schisms within the LDS movement. Bringhurst taught history and political science for 35 years at the College of the Sequoias in Visalia Alma mater: University of Utah, University of California, .

    3. In the Beginning, the early years of the Sacramento Book Collectors Club by Allan R. Ottley, , 14p., x inches, limited to copies. 4. The First Half Century , 68p. + v plates, limited to "about copies" all very good. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 6. In a magisterial work of narrative nonfiction that weaves together the racially fraught history of public education in Milwaukee and the broader story of hypersegregation in the rust belt, Lessons from the Heartland tells of an iconic city’s fall from grace—and of its chance for redemption in the twenty-first century. A symbol of middle American working-class values and pride, Wisconsin.

    The Last Half-Century represents the culmination of a lifetime of scholarship by Morris Janowitz. In this comprehensive and systematic analysis of the major trends in American society during the past fifty years, he probes the weakening of popular party affiliations and the increased inability of elected representatives to rule. Centering his work on the crucial concept of social control. Cover Illustration: The headlight of a Volkswagen T2 bus condenses two of the features in the December issue. On the one hand, as the preeminent symbol of Hitler’s ability to make car ownership a widespread aspiration of German citizens under the Third Reich, the VW lends credence to Andrew Denning’s argument in his article “‘Life Is Movement, Movement Is Life!’” that “mobility.


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