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Author Wall, Wendy, 1962-
Title Inventing the "American way" : the politics of consensus from the New Deal to the civil rights movement / Wendy L. Wall.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E743 .W355 2008    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E743 .W355 2008    AVAILABLE  
Author Wall, Wendy, 1962-
Subject Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Businessmen -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Elite (Social sciences) -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Political activists -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Intellectuals -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Officials and employees -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Description xi, 378 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note 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.
ISBN 9780195329100 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0195329104 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC # 87744823


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