2 edition of America since 1945 found in the catalog.
America since 1945
Henry William Brands
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||E840 .B72 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 350 p. :|
|Number of Pages||350|
|LC Control Number||2011001679|
Focusing primarily on politics and foreign policy, America at War Since analyzes America's involvement in three wars since the end of World War II: Korea, Vietnam, and the Gulf War. The main questions asked are: How did the U.S. become involved in these wars? How were the wars conducted? And how did the U.S. get out of these wars? NOTES: Dates of accession of material added since July can be seen in the New Additions page.. The date of inception was 9/22/ Links to files at other site are indicated by [At some indication of the site name or location].
The purpose of this course is to offer an introduction to and a framework for understanding the United States since The theme of this e-seminar is the emergence in the early postwar years of a highly nationalistic vision of America. That vision determined much of the nation's politics, intellectual life, and popular culture for two decades. For those seeking an understanding of those who opposed the post-war liberal consensus in America and their alternative vision, Nash's book is a must read. The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since should be on the bookshelf of every American conservative.
Religion in America since A History, by Patrick Allitt, copyright ISBN , pages, four stars. Several years ago, as I tried to understand America’s religious history, I stumbled across Religion in America since A History by Patrick Allitt. Few books, I realized, cover this specialized subject so effectively. Aug 01, · In his new book, Globalization and America since , D. Clayton Brown provides a brief, jargon-free and easy-to-understand overview of this important issue. This volume examines how the United States has impacted globalization and how it has been affected by the growing interconnectedness of the world's nations. Professor Brown argues that 2/5(2).
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Oct 11, · America Since book. Read 40 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. From bestselling historian H. Brands, an incisive chronicle o /5. America Since encourages an awareness of how central currents in art, film, theatre, intellectual history and media have developed alongside an understanding of political, economic and social change.
See the Best Books of Browse the /5(2). Oct 30, · (America Magazine) Patrick Allitt of Emory University has written a very impressive book,Religion in America Since A History. What has been said about America must also be said about religion in America: it is so vast and various that almost anything said about it Cited by: Oct 01, · America Magazine Patrick Allitt of Emory University has written a very impressive book,Religion in America Since A History.
What has been said about America must also be said about religion in America: it is so vast and various that almost anything said about it.
George H. Nash (born April 1, ) is an American historian and interpreter of American veterans-opex.com is a biographer of Herbert veterans-opex.com is best known for The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Sincewhich first appeared in Alma mater: Amherst College, Harvard University.
It had not, after all, been such a long time since modern liberalism (statism to its detractors) had America since 1945 book power in America. It had not been so America since 1945 book long — twelve years, in fact, in — since professors, lawyers, and many others had turned to Washington, D.C.
and Brand: Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ORD). First published inand revised inGeorge H. Nash’s celebrated history of the postwar conservative intellectual movement has become the unquestioned standard in the field. This new edition, published in commemoration of the volume’s thirtieth anniversary, includes a new preface by Nash and will continue to instruct anyone interested in how today’s conservative movement was born.
America at the apex of global power. Dreams never come easy, and they didn’t for America. America Since tells of a country that had vanquished the despair and poverty of the Great Depression, conquered the evil of militant fascism during World War II and was looking ahead with infinite promise.
Noted Historian H.W. Brands details the changes America has gone through since to reveal. The book The Price of Power: America SinceHerbert Agar is published by University of Chicago Press. Cambridge Core - American Government, Politics and Policy - Energy Policy in America since - by Richard H.
Vietor. In this book, Vietor covers American policy from to For readers convinced that big business contrived the energy crisis of the s, this story will be Cited by: This new edition, published in commemoration of the volume’s thirtieth anniversary, includes a new preface by Nash and will continue to instruct anyone interested in how today’s conservative movement was born.
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Get this from a library. America since the American moment. [Paul Levine; Charalampos Papasōtēriou] -- This is an introduction to the study of America since - the period in which the US became a hyperpower. Alternate chapters provide the historical background and illuminate themes through culture.
The Wadsworth Books on America Since book series by multiple authors includes books A Nation on Wheels: The Automobile Culture in America SinceCelluloid Mirrors: Hollywood and American Society Since (Harbrace Books on America Since ), Chief Red Fox Is Dead: A History of Native Americans, Sinceand several more.
In a series of ten e-seminars, America SinceAlan Brinkley, Alan Nevins Professor of History, discusses the political, cultural, and social developments that occurred from the earliest years of the postwar era through the s—a period in which the United States changed more rapidly and profoundly than at any other time in its history.
Combines traditional history with a focus on the American people. A comprehensive overview of U.S. History since World War II, Moving On weaves together political, economic, diplomatic, and military history, while incorporating the social, demographic, environmental, and cultural history of the period.
The text also focuses on the late s as a major turning point in post-war veterans-opex.com: Paper. "Thorough and scholarly, The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since is a masterpiece of orchestration, skillfully handling a huge literature, drawing on historical events and the conservative thinkers' personalities." —The Social Critic.
Eligible for Readers Club Discount: Yes. In “The American Novel Since ” students will study a wide range of works from to the present. The course traces the formal and thematic developments of the novel in this period, focusing on the relationship between writers and readers, the conditions of publishing, innovations in the novel’s form, fiction’s engagement with history, and the changing place of literature in.
The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since by George H. Nash. First published inand revised inGeorge H. Nash’s celebrated history of the postwar conservative intellectual movement has become the unquestioned standard in the field. The publisher has supplied this book in DRM Free form with digital.
Religion in America Since is a masterful analysis of this dynamism and diversity and an ideal starting point for any exploration of the contemporary religious scene. Excerpt Hundreds of people have written about American religious history since the Second World.
The lessons are clear: America's values often do not translate into the less-developed world. Inas the debate over ISIS intensifies, America at War since reminds us that the history of US postwar military conflict has seldom been marked by clearly defined goals and veterans-opex.comed on: November 22, The item The conservative intellectual movement in America, sinceGeorge H.
Nash represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in .Mar 09, · Encompassing political, social, and cultural issues, this primary source reader allows students to hear the voices of the past, giving a richer understanding of American society since Comprises over 50 documents, which incorporate political, social, and cultural history and encompass the viewpoints of ordinary people as well a variety of leaders An extended introduction explains to.