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America transformed sixty years of revolutionary change, 1941-2001 /

Main Author: Abrams, Richard M.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Physical Description: xix, 345 pages ; 24 cm.
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Item Description: Includes bibliographical references and index.
"The American century" -- Before the revolutions -- The challenge of power -- The inflation of moral possibilities -- The generational chasm -- Affluence -- From isolation to international hegemonic power -- The rise of the military in American society -- The reorganization of American business -- The revolution in racial relations -- The revolution in gender-based roles -- Revolution in sexual behavior -- The demise of privacy -- Liberalism: ascension and declension -- The liberal democratic coalition -- The failure syndrome -- The rise of the new left and the birth of neoconservatism -- Right-wing ascendancy -- The Reagan revolution -- Summary -- "The new American century".
Physical Description: xix, 345 pages ; 24 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 0521862469
9780521862462