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Author Wall, Wendy, 1962-

Title Inventing the "American way" [electronic resource] : the politics of consensus from the New Deal to the civil rights movement / Wendy L. Wall.

Imprint Oxford [U.K.] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.

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 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 378 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical reference (p. [295]-359) and index.
Contents Pt. I. Enemies at home and abroad (1935-1941) -- "Are we a nation?" -- Industrial democracy versus free enterprise -- In search of common ground -- Pt. II. The politics of unity during World War II (1942-1945) -- The spectre of "divide and conquer" -- "The house I live in" -- Pt. III. Shaping a Cold War consensus (1946-1955) -- United America -- The Freedom Train -- Crusading for freedom at home and abroad -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2014. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Businessmen -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Officials and employees -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.
Elite (Social sciences) -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.
Political activists -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Intellectuals -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL: https://www.humanitiesebook.org/
Other Form: Original 9780195329100 (DLC) 2007010975
Standard No. 2027/heb.07803 hdl

 
    
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