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Author Brinkley, Alan.
Title Liberalism and its discontents / Alan Brinkley.
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, [1998]
©1998

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E743 .B755 2000    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E743 .B755 2000    AVAILABLE  
Author Brinkley, Alan.
Subject Liberalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Right and left (Political science) -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
Description xii, 372 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-363) and index.
ISBN 0674530179 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 37640613
Table of Contents
 Preface 
1The Rise of Franklin Roosevelt1
2The New Deal Experiments17
3The Late New Deal and the Idea of the State37
4The New Deal and Southern Politics63
5The Two World Wars and American Liberalism79
6Legacies of World War II94
7Historians and the Interwar Years111
8Hofstadter's The Age of Reform Reconsidered132
9Robert Penn Warren, T. Harry Williams, and Huey Long151
10Icons of the American Establishment164
11The Posthumous Lives of John F. Kennedy210
12Therapeutic Radicalism of the New Left222
13Allard Lowenstein and the Ordeal of Liberalism237
14The Taming of the Political Convention249
15The Passions of Oral Roberts266
16The Problem of American Conservatism277
17Historians and Their Publics298
 Notes311
 Sources362
 Index364


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