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The Resource Losing the center : the decline of American liberalism, 1968-1992, Jeffrey Bloodworth, (electronic book)

Losing the center : the decline of American liberalism, 1968-1992, Jeffrey Bloodworth, (electronic book)

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Losing the center : the decline of American liberalism, 1968-1992
Title
Losing the center
Title remainder
the decline of American liberalism, 1968-1992
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Jeffrey Bloodworth
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Language
eng
Summary
Many Americans consider John F. Kennedy's presidency to represent the apex of American liberalism. Kennedy's ""Vital Center"" blueprint united middle-class and working-class Democrats and promoted freedom abroad while recognizing the limits of American power. Liberalism thrived in the early 1960s, but its heyday was short-lived. In Losing the Center, Jeffrey Bloodworth demonstrates how and why the once-dominant ideology began its steep decline, exploring its failures through the biographies of some of the Democratic Party's most important leaders, including Daniel Patrick Moynihan, He
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Bloodworth, Jeffrey
Dewey number
320.51/3097309045
Index
index present
LC call number
JC574.2.U6
LC item number
B57 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Liberalism
  • United States
Label
Losing the center : the decline of American liberalism, 1968-1992, Jeffrey Bloodworth, (electronic book)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1. Latte Liberals: Donald Peterson and the Birth of the New Politics -- 2. Revolt of the Joe Six-Packs: Charles Stenvig and the White Ethnic Revolt -- 3. Too Big to Fail: Fred Harris and the New Populism -- 4. Good Intentions, Bad Results: Harold Ford and Majority-Minority Redistricting -- 5. Liberal Interventionism: Senator Henry Jackson and the American Mission -- 6. The Middle East of Domestic Politics: Jimmy Carter and Welfare Reform -- 7."America Ain't What's Wrong with the World": Ben Wattenberg, the Vital Center, and Neoconservatism's Liberal Roots -- 8."Everybody Is People": Bella Abzug and the New Politics of Feminism -- 9. Leave Us Alone: Morris Udall, the Sagebrush Rebellion, and the Reagan Revolution -- 10."Zero, None, Zip, Nada": Lindy Boggs and Gender Gap Politics -- 11."There Is Nothing for Nothing Any Longer": Dave McCurdy's Quest for National Service
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9780813142319
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Label
Losing the center : the decline of American liberalism, 1968-1992, Jeffrey Bloodworth, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Machine generated contents note: 1. Latte Liberals: Donald Peterson and the Birth of the New Politics -- 2. Revolt of the Joe Six-Packs: Charles Stenvig and the White Ethnic Revolt -- 3. Too Big to Fail: Fred Harris and the New Populism -- 4. Good Intentions, Bad Results: Harold Ford and Majority-Minority Redistricting -- 5. Liberal Interventionism: Senator Henry Jackson and the American Mission -- 6. The Middle East of Domestic Politics: Jimmy Carter and Welfare Reform -- 7."America Ain't What's Wrong with the World": Ben Wattenberg, the Vital Center, and Neoconservatism's Liberal Roots -- 8."Everybody Is People": Bella Abzug and the New Politics of Feminism -- 9. Leave Us Alone: Morris Udall, the Sagebrush Rebellion, and the Reagan Revolution -- 10."Zero, None, Zip, Nada": Lindy Boggs and Gender Gap Politics -- 11."There Is Nothing for Nothing Any Longer": Dave McCurdy's Quest for National Service
Control code
ocn848902261
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unknown
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1 online resource
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unknown
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online
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9780813142319
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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