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Rethinking the New Left : an interpretative history, Van Gosse, (electronic book)

Label
Rethinking the New Left : an interpretative history
Title
Rethinking the New Left
Title remainder
an interpretative history
Statement of responsibility
Van Gosse
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Gosse, one of the foremost historians of the American postwar left, has crafted an engaging and concise synthetic history of the varied movements and organizations that have been placed under the broad umbrella known as the New Left. As one reader notes, gosse 'has accomplished something difficult and rare, if not altogether unique, in providing a studied and moving account of the full array of protest movements - from civil rights and Black Power, to student and antiwar protest, to women's and gay liberation, to Native American, Asian American, and Puerto Rican activism - that defined the Ame
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gosse, Van
Dewey number
303.48/4/097309045
Index
index present
LC call number
HN90.R3
LC item number
G66 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radicalism
  • New Left
  • Social movements
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • New Left
  • United States
Label
Rethinking the New Left : an interpretative history, Van Gosse, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-219) 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
Defining the New Left -- America in the 1950s: "The best of all possible worlds" -- The New Left's origins in the Old Left -- The Black freedom struggle: from "we shall overcome" to "freedom now!" -- Challenging the cold war before Vietnam: "ban the bomb! fair play for Cuba!" -- The northern student movement: "Free speech" and "participatory democracy" -- Underground feminists and homophiles: "the problems that have no name" -- Vietnam and "the war at home" -- Black power: "a nation within a nation?" -- Red, brown, and yellow power in "occupied America" -- Women's liberation and second-wave feminism: "the personal is political" -- Gay liberation: "out of the closets and into the streets!" -- Winning and losing: the New Left democratizes America
Control code
SPR560464156
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781403966957
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Rethinking the New Left : an interpretative history, Van Gosse, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-219) 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
Defining the New Left -- America in the 1950s: "The best of all possible worlds" -- The New Left's origins in the Old Left -- The Black freedom struggle: from "we shall overcome" to "freedom now!" -- Challenging the cold war before Vietnam: "ban the bomb! fair play for Cuba!" -- The northern student movement: "Free speech" and "participatory democracy" -- Underground feminists and homophiles: "the problems that have no name" -- Vietnam and "the war at home" -- Black power: "a nation within a nation?" -- Red, brown, and yellow power in "occupied America" -- Women's liberation and second-wave feminism: "the personal is political" -- Gay liberation: "out of the closets and into the streets!" -- Winning and losing: the New Left democratizes America
Control code
SPR560464156
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781403966957
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote

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