The unraveling of America : a history of liberalism in the 1960s / Allen J. Matusow.

Author
Matusow, Allen J. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Harper & Row, ©1984.
Description
xv, 542 pages ; 22 cm.

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Summary note
An analysis of events in the sixties. Focuses on the Kennedy and Johnson administrations.
Notes
Includes index.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • 1. The liberals, the candidate, and the election of 1960
  • 2. Kennedy, Keynes, and the corporations
  • 3. Politics and principle : the issue of civil rights
  • 4. Origins of the war on poverty
  • 5. The election of 1964
  • 6. War, inflation, and farewell to Keynes
  • 7. Civil rights : triumph and retreat
  • 8. War on poverty I : the failure of the welfare state
  • 9. War on poverty II : the strange history of community action
  • 10. Rise and fall of a counterculture
  • 11. Rise and fall of the new left
  • 12. Black power
  • 13. The war, the liberals, and the overthrow of LBJ
  • 14. Rout of the liberals : the election of 1968.
ISBN
  • 0060152249
  • 9780060152246
  • 0060910860 ((pbk.))
  • 9780060910860 ((pbk.))
  • 0061320587
  • 9780061320583
LCCN
83048019
OCLC
9557623
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