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The Resource American empire : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, 1945-2000, Joshua B. Freeman

American empire : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, 1945-2000, Joshua B. Freeman

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American empire : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, 1945-2000
Title
American empire
Title remainder
the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, 1945-2000
Statement of responsibility
Joshua B. Freeman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compelling look at the movements and developments that propelled America to world dominance beginning in 1945 and moving through McCarthyism and Vietnam, from the Great Society to Morning in America
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Freeman, Joshua Benjamin
Dewey number
973.92
Index
index present
LC call number
E741
LC item number
.F69 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Penguin history of the United States
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Economic history
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
American empire : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, 1945-2000, Joshua B. Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 483-515) 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
Prologue: E pluribus unum -- pt. 1. Pax Americana (1945-1953) -- Power and politics -- Cold War -- Stalemate in Washington -- National security state -- pt. 2. The high tide of liberal democracy (1954-1974) -- Suburban nation -- "We the Union Army" -- "Hour of maximum danger" -- The democratic revolution -- Apocalypse now -- Sixties to Seventies, dreams to nightmares -- The end of the American century -- pt. 3. The resurrection of corporate capitalism (1975-1989) -- The landscape of decline -- The politics of stagnation -- The corporate revolution -- The Reagan revolution -- Cold War redux -- pt. 4. The new world order (1990-2000) -- "I'm running out of demons" -- Triangulation -- Living large -- Epilogue: America after 9/11
Control code
ocn759911260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 530 pages
Isbn
9780670023783
Lccn
2011049263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670023783
  • (OCoLC)759911260
Label
American empire : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, 1945-2000, Joshua B. Freeman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 483-515) 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
Prologue: E pluribus unum -- pt. 1. Pax Americana (1945-1953) -- Power and politics -- Cold War -- Stalemate in Washington -- National security state -- pt. 2. The high tide of liberal democracy (1954-1974) -- Suburban nation -- "We the Union Army" -- "Hour of maximum danger" -- The democratic revolution -- Apocalypse now -- Sixties to Seventies, dreams to nightmares -- The end of the American century -- pt. 3. The resurrection of corporate capitalism (1975-1989) -- The landscape of decline -- The politics of stagnation -- The corporate revolution -- The Reagan revolution -- Cold War redux -- pt. 4. The new world order (1990-2000) -- "I'm running out of demons" -- Triangulation -- Living large -- Epilogue: America after 9/11
Control code
ocn759911260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 530 pages
Isbn
9780670023783
Lccn
2011049263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670023783
  • (OCoLC)759911260

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