In America Divided, Maurice Isserman and Michael Kazin provide the definitive history of the s, in a book that tells a compelling tale filled with fresh and. America Divided: The Civil War of the s, Fifth Edition, is the definitive interpretive survey of the political, social, and cultural history of s America. Written. In this revised edition of America Divided: The Civil War of the s, historians Maurice Isserman and Michael Kazin update their critically-acclaimed and.

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As a result, the narrative is impeded by constant deviations and non-linear renderings of the period which – though closer to our contemporary sense of history – make for often difficult reading. An Interracial Movement of the Poor: Account Options Sign in.

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Zelizer Limited preview – Survivors of the time might get a chuckle at some of the data the authors see the need to explain: Their compelling narrative helps make sense of the most contentious political and cultural debates of our time. With America Dividedthe struggles of the Sixties–and their legacy–are finally clear.

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Drawing upon the latest scholarship, they include new insights into ksserman In order to do so, they expand their narrative beyond the borders of a single decade, offering brief histories to any event, issue or aspect of American culture they believe is related to the s f.


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Oxford University Press- History – pages. The authors’ broad ranging approach offers us the most sophisticated understanding to date of the interaction between key developments of the decade, such as the Vietnam War, the rise and fall of the Great Society, and the conservative revival.

Maurice Isserman and Michael Kazin, America Divided: The Civil War of the 1960s

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He lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Sugrue, University of Pennsylvania “Recommended for academic, secondary school, and public libraries.

Isserman, a specialist in leftist politics, and Kazin, a student of modern conservativism, make a solid tag team. Smoking Typewriters John McMillian. Their book is therefore more than another history: Contents Black Ordeal Black Freedom.


Yet a third front would open when a substantial number of young Americans rejected the values of their elders and the bankrupt promises of Presidents Johnson and Nixon.

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Be the first to discover new talent! The ’60s Reformation Chapter To purchase, visit your preferred ebook provider. Defenders of the Unborn Daniel K. There was a problem adding your email address. The Civil War of the s.

Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Du Bois, and Wilson J. Oxford University Press Amazon. The Civil War of the s Oxford: Preface Introduction Chapter 1.