The Resource The Columbia guide to America in the 1960s, David Farber and Beth Bailey with contributors

The Columbia guide to America in the 1960s, David Farber and Beth Bailey with contributors

Label
The Columbia guide to America in the 1960s
Title
The Columbia guide to America in the 1960s
Statement of responsibility
David Farber and Beth Bailey with contributors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to the 1960s, providing a brief overview of the decade; ten essays that examine some of the most significant issues of the era; alphabetically arranged entries that look at some of the most notable people, events, and movements of the sixties; relevant facts, figures, and opinions; a brief chronology; and an annotated bibliography
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E841
LC item number
.C575 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farber, David R
  • Bailey, Beth L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
  • Social conditions
  • Nachschlagewerk
Label
The Columbia guide to America in the 1960s, David Farber and Beth Bailey with contributors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-489) 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
pt. 1. The American sixties : a brief history. John Kennedy and the promise of leadership -- The Civil Rights revolution -- The Great Society -- The Vietnam War -- Polarization -- Sixties culture -- New directions -- Conclusion -- pt. 2. Debating the sixties. -- The upheaval of Jim crow : African Americans and the struggle for civil rights in the 1960s / Beth Tompkins Bates -- The new left : democratic reformers or left-wing revolutionaries? / Doug Rossinow -- Losing ground? The great society in historical perspective / Edward Berkowitz -- Urban uprisings : riots or rebellions? / Heather Ann Thompson -- Explaining the tragedy of Vietnam / Richard H. Immerman -- The women's movement : liberation for whom? / Beth Bailey -- The sexual revolution : was it revolutionary? / Beth Bailey -- Debating the counterculture : ecstasy and anxiety over the hip alternative / Michael Wm. Doyle -- Political conservatism in the sixties : silent majority or white backlash? / Jeff Roche -- The sixties legacy : "the destructive generation" or "years of hope"? / David Farber -- pt. 3. The sixties A to Z. -- pt. 4. Short topical essays. Cities and suburbs -- Environmentalism -- Law and justice -- Popular music -- Religion -- The end of enthusiasm : science and technology -- Sports -- Art : expanding conceptions, sites, and audiences -- pt. 5. Special sections. Portrait of a nation -- Travel and recreation -- Economy and labor -- National politics and elections -- Entertainment, popular arts, and publications -- Fashion -- Sports and Olympics -- pt. 6. Chronology. Brief chronology -- "Introduced in" list -- pt. 7. Annotated bibliography
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 508 pages
Isbn
9780231113724
Lccn
00065577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45439839
  • (OCoLC)ocm45439839
Label
The Columbia guide to America in the 1960s, David Farber and Beth Bailey with contributors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 449-489) 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
pt. 1. The American sixties : a brief history. John Kennedy and the promise of leadership -- The Civil Rights revolution -- The Great Society -- The Vietnam War -- Polarization -- Sixties culture -- New directions -- Conclusion -- pt. 2. Debating the sixties. -- The upheaval of Jim crow : African Americans and the struggle for civil rights in the 1960s / Beth Tompkins Bates -- The new left : democratic reformers or left-wing revolutionaries? / Doug Rossinow -- Losing ground? The great society in historical perspective / Edward Berkowitz -- Urban uprisings : riots or rebellions? / Heather Ann Thompson -- Explaining the tragedy of Vietnam / Richard H. Immerman -- The women's movement : liberation for whom? / Beth Bailey -- The sexual revolution : was it revolutionary? / Beth Bailey -- Debating the counterculture : ecstasy and anxiety over the hip alternative / Michael Wm. Doyle -- Political conservatism in the sixties : silent majority or white backlash? / Jeff Roche -- The sixties legacy : "the destructive generation" or "years of hope"? / David Farber -- pt. 3. The sixties A to Z. -- pt. 4. Short topical essays. Cities and suburbs -- Environmentalism -- Law and justice -- Popular music -- Religion -- The end of enthusiasm : science and technology -- Sports -- Art : expanding conceptions, sites, and audiences -- pt. 5. Special sections. Portrait of a nation -- Travel and recreation -- Economy and labor -- National politics and elections -- Entertainment, popular arts, and publications -- Fashion -- Sports and Olympics -- pt. 6. Chronology. Brief chronology -- "Introduced in" list -- pt. 7. Annotated bibliography
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 508 pages
Isbn
9780231113724
Lccn
00065577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45439839
  • (OCoLC)ocm45439839

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