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The Resource The damned and the beautiful: American youth in the 1920s, [by] Paula S. Fass

The damned and the beautiful: American youth in the 1920s, [by] Paula S. Fass

Label
The damned and the beautiful: American youth in the 1920s
Title
The damned and the beautiful: American youth in the 1920s
Statement of responsibility
[by] Paula S. Fass
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the changes that occurred as young people of the 1920s broke with nineteenth-century traditions, and assesses the impact of those changes on American life, then and now
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fass, Paula S
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ799.7
LC item number
.F37 1979
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
An Oxford University Press paperback
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Youth
  • Conflict of generations
  • Subculture
  • United States
Label
The damned and the beautiful: American youth in the 1920s, [by] Paula S. Fass
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : youth in the 1920's -- pt. I. The plastic age -- 1. The children of our discontent -- 2. The family redivivus : 1880-1930 -- 3. The world of youth : the peer society -- 4. Work and play in the peer society -- pt. II. Flappers and philosophers -- 5. Competition and conformity in the peer culture -- 6. Sexual mores in the world of youth -- 7. Symbols of liberation -- 8. The politics of cultural liberalism -- Conclusion : change and stability
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 497 pages
Isbn
9780195024920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The damned and the beautiful: American youth in the 1920s, [by] Paula S. Fass
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : youth in the 1920's -- pt. I. The plastic age -- 1. The children of our discontent -- 2. The family redivivus : 1880-1930 -- 3. The world of youth : the peer society -- 4. Work and play in the peer society -- pt. II. Flappers and philosophers -- 5. Competition and conformity in the peer culture -- 6. Sexual mores in the world of youth -- 7. Symbols of liberation -- 8. The politics of cultural liberalism -- Conclusion : change and stability
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 497 pages
Isbn
9780195024920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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