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The Resource Moments of modernity : reconstructing Britain, 1945-1964, [edited by] Becky Conekin, Frank Mort, Chris Waters

Moments of modernity : reconstructing Britain, 1945-1964, [edited by] Becky Conekin, Frank Mort, Chris Waters

Label
Moments of modernity : reconstructing Britain, 1945-1964
Title
Moments of modernity
Title remainder
reconstructing Britain, 1945-1964
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Becky Conekin, Frank Mort, Chris Waters
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
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  • Conekin, Becky
  • Mort, Frank
  • Waters, Chris
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951)
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Moments of modernity : reconstructing Britain, 1945-1964, [edited by] Becky Conekin, Frank Mort, Chris Waters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-281) and index
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Notes on the Contributors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction/
  • Becky Conekin
  • Frank Mort
  • Chris Waters
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Jazz at the Spirella: Coming of Age in Coventry in the 1950s/
  • Peter Bailey
  • p. 22
  • 2.
  • State-Sponsored Autobiography/
  • Carolyn Steedman
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • Commercial Domain: Advertising and the Cultural Management of Demand/
  • Frank Mort
  • p. 55
  • 4.
  • Towards a Modern Labour Market? State Policy and the Transformation of Employment/
  • Noel Whiteside
  • p. 76
  • 5.
  • Limits of Americanisation: The United States Productivity Gospel in Britain/
  • Nick Tiratsoo
  • p. 96
  • 6.
  • Population Politics in Post-War British Culture/
  • Pat Thane
  • p. 114
  • 7.
  • Disorders of the Mind, Disorders of the Body Social: Peter Wildeblood and the Making of the Modern Homosexual/
  • Chris Waters
  • p. 134
  • 8.
  • Labour Party: Modernisation and the Politics of Restraint/
  • Martin Francis
  • p. 152
  • 9.
  • 'New Conservatism'? The Industrial Charter, Modernity and the Reconstruction of British Conservatism after the War/
  • Harriet Jones
  • p. 171
  • 10.
  • Reveries of Race: The Closing of the Imperial Moment/
  • Bill Schwarz
  • p. 189
  • 11.
  • New Towns for Old: The Fate of the Town Centre/
  • Peter Mandler
  • p. 208
  • 12.
  • 'Here is the Modern World Itself': The Festival of Britain's Representations of the Future/
  • Becky Conekin
  • p. 228
  • Notes.
  • p. 247
  • Index.
  • p. 282
Control code
l80000300793
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9781854891051
Lccn
lc00300793
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Moments of modernity : reconstructing Britain, 1945-1964, [edited by] Becky Conekin, Frank Mort, Chris Waters
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-281) and index
Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • Notes on the Contributors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction/
  • Becky Conekin
  • Frank Mort
  • Chris Waters
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Jazz at the Spirella: Coming of Age in Coventry in the 1950s/
  • Peter Bailey
  • p. 22
  • 2.
  • State-Sponsored Autobiography/
  • Carolyn Steedman
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • Commercial Domain: Advertising and the Cultural Management of Demand/
  • Frank Mort
  • p. 55
  • 4.
  • Towards a Modern Labour Market? State Policy and the Transformation of Employment/
  • Noel Whiteside
  • p. 76
  • 5.
  • Limits of Americanisation: The United States Productivity Gospel in Britain/
  • Nick Tiratsoo
  • p. 96
  • 6.
  • Population Politics in Post-War British Culture/
  • Pat Thane
  • p. 114
  • 7.
  • Disorders of the Mind, Disorders of the Body Social: Peter Wildeblood and the Making of the Modern Homosexual/
  • Chris Waters
  • p. 134
  • 8.
  • Labour Party: Modernisation and the Politics of Restraint/
  • Martin Francis
  • p. 152
  • 9.
  • 'New Conservatism'? The Industrial Charter, Modernity and the Reconstruction of British Conservatism after the War/
  • Harriet Jones
  • p. 171
  • 10.
  • Reveries of Race: The Closing of the Imperial Moment/
  • Bill Schwarz
  • p. 189
  • 11.
  • New Towns for Old: The Fate of the Town Centre/
  • Peter Mandler
  • p. 208
  • 12.
  • 'Here is the Modern World Itself': The Festival of Britain's Representations of the Future/
  • Becky Conekin
  • p. 228
  • Notes.
  • p. 247
  • Index.
  • p. 282
Control code
l80000300793
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9781854891051
Lccn
lc00300793
Other physical details
ill.

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