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The 1960s

Author: David M Haugen; Matthew J Box
Publisher: San Diego : Greenhaven Press, ©2005.
Series: Examining pop culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides critical analysis of the 1960s, discussing the baby boom generation that had been born in the years just after World War II and this generation's music, politics, films, television, and antithetical association with the mainstream.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
1960s.
San Diego : Greenhaven Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)681710629
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David M Haugen; Matthew J Box
ISBN: 0737725613 9780737725612
OCLC Number: 56942044
Description: 176 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Pastimes and preoccupations --
Fads, toys, and hobbies mix politics and play --
The liberation of women's fashion --
Black is beautiful: redefining beauty in black America --
Film and television --
Films document a turbulent decade --
Television offers an escape from the troubled times --
Television news brings the Vietnam War home --
Music and the counterculture --
The hippies reject mainstream America --
Folk music fosters a new political awareness --
The accessible Motown sound --
The British invasion transforms American rock and roll --
Jazz as an expression of black nationalism --
Woodstock symbolizes the promise and failure of the counterculture --
The influence of the 1960s on post-60s pop culture --
Idealism in post-60s rock music --
Depictions of the 1960s in film and television of the 1980s --
Woodstock '99: three days of violence, rape, and commercialism.
Series Title: Examining pop culture.
Responsibility: David M. Haugen and Matthew J. Box, book editors.

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This book provides critical analysis of the 1960s, discussing the baby boom generation that had been born in the years just after World War II and this generation's music, politics, films, television, and antithetical association with the mainstream.

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