The Resource A Companion to Post-1945 America

A Companion to Post-1945 America

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A Companion to Post-1945 America
Title
A Companion to Post-1945 America
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eng
Summary
A Companion to Post-1945 America is an original collection of 34 essays by key scholars on the history and historiography of Post-1945 America.Covers society and culture, people and movements, politics and foreign policySurveys and evaluates the best scholarship on every important era and topicIncludes book review section on essential readings
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MiAaPQ
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Agnew, Jean-Christophe
LC call number
E742.C34 2002
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non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Rosenzweig, Roy
  • Agnew, Jean-Christophe
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History Ser
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  • United States -- History -- 1945-
  • United States -- History -- 1945-1953 -- Historiography
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A Companion to Post-1945 America
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https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=214138
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- A Companion to Post-1945 America -- Contents -- Illustrations -- About the Contributors -- Introduction -- Part I Society and Culture -- 1 Family and Demography in Postwar America: A Hazard of New Fortunes? -- 2 The Power of Place: Race, Political Economy, and Identity in the Postwar Metropolis -- 3 American Religion Since 1945 -- 4 Time Out: Leisure and Tourism -- 5 Mass Media: From 1945 to the Present -- 6 What the Traffic Bares: Popular Music "Back in the USA" -- 7 The Visual Arts in Post-1945 America -- 8 American Intellectual History and Social Thought Since 1945 -- Part II People and Movements -- 9 American Political Culture Since 1945 -- 10 Hyphen Nation: Ethnicity in American Intellectual and Political Life -- 11 Labor During the American Century: Work, Workers, and Unions Since 1945 -- 12 The Historiography of the Struggle for Black Equality Since 1945 -- 13 Postwar Women's History: The "Second Wave" or the End of the Family Wage? -- 14 Sexuality and the Movements for Sexual Liberation -- 15 A Movement of Movements: The Definition and Periodization of the New Left -- 16 The Triumph of Conservatives in a Liberal Age -- 17 Modern Environmentalism -- Part III Politics and Foreign Policy -- 18 Beyond the Presidential Synthesis: Reordering Political Time -- 19 McCarthyism and the Red Scare -- 20 The Politics of "The Least Dangerous Branch": The Court, the Constitution, and Constitutional Politics Since 1945 -- 21 The Cold War in Europe -- 22 Off the Beach: The United States, Latin America, and the Cold War -- 23 The United States and East Asia in the Postwar Era -- 24 Washington Quagmire: US Presidents and the Vietnam Wars - A Pattern of Intervention -- 25 The End of the Cold War -- 26 From the "Atomic Age" to the "Anti-Nuclear Age": Nuclear Energy in Politics, Diplomacy, and Culture -- Part IV Essential Reading
  • 27 J. Anthony Lukas, Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families (1985) -- 28 Charles Payne, I've Got the Light of Freedom (1995) -- 29 Samuel Lubell, The Future of American Politics (1952, 1956, 1965) -- 30 Stephanie Coontz, The Way We Never Were (1992) -- 31 Alphonso Pinkney, The Myth of Black Progress (1984) -- 32 Garry Wills, Nixon Agonistes: The Crisis of the Self-Made Man (1970) -- 33 Victor Navasky, Naming Names (1980) -- 34 Edward Said, Orientalism (1978) -- Index
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EBC214138
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (604 pages)
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online
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9781405123198
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC214138
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL214138
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10154842
  • (OCoLC)437065630
Label
A Companion to Post-1945 America
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=214138
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- A Companion to Post-1945 America -- Contents -- Illustrations -- About the Contributors -- Introduction -- Part I Society and Culture -- 1 Family and Demography in Postwar America: A Hazard of New Fortunes? -- 2 The Power of Place: Race, Political Economy, and Identity in the Postwar Metropolis -- 3 American Religion Since 1945 -- 4 Time Out: Leisure and Tourism -- 5 Mass Media: From 1945 to the Present -- 6 What the Traffic Bares: Popular Music "Back in the USA" -- 7 The Visual Arts in Post-1945 America -- 8 American Intellectual History and Social Thought Since 1945 -- Part II People and Movements -- 9 American Political Culture Since 1945 -- 10 Hyphen Nation: Ethnicity in American Intellectual and Political Life -- 11 Labor During the American Century: Work, Workers, and Unions Since 1945 -- 12 The Historiography of the Struggle for Black Equality Since 1945 -- 13 Postwar Women's History: The "Second Wave" or the End of the Family Wage? -- 14 Sexuality and the Movements for Sexual Liberation -- 15 A Movement of Movements: The Definition and Periodization of the New Left -- 16 The Triumph of Conservatives in a Liberal Age -- 17 Modern Environmentalism -- Part III Politics and Foreign Policy -- 18 Beyond the Presidential Synthesis: Reordering Political Time -- 19 McCarthyism and the Red Scare -- 20 The Politics of "The Least Dangerous Branch": The Court, the Constitution, and Constitutional Politics Since 1945 -- 21 The Cold War in Europe -- 22 Off the Beach: The United States, Latin America, and the Cold War -- 23 The United States and East Asia in the Postwar Era -- 24 Washington Quagmire: US Presidents and the Vietnam Wars - A Pattern of Intervention -- 25 The End of the Cold War -- 26 From the "Atomic Age" to the "Anti-Nuclear Age": Nuclear Energy in Politics, Diplomacy, and Culture -- Part IV Essential Reading
  • 27 J. Anthony Lukas, Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families (1985) -- 28 Charles Payne, I've Got the Light of Freedom (1995) -- 29 Samuel Lubell, The Future of American Politics (1952, 1956, 1965) -- 30 Stephanie Coontz, The Way We Never Were (1992) -- 31 Alphonso Pinkney, The Myth of Black Progress (1984) -- 32 Garry Wills, Nixon Agonistes: The Crisis of the Self-Made Man (1970) -- 33 Victor Navasky, Naming Names (1980) -- 34 Edward Said, Orientalism (1978) -- Index
Control code
EBC214138
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (604 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405123198
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC214138
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL214138
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10154842
  • (OCoLC)437065630

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