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Author: Roger Chapman
Publisher: Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©2010.
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Although openness and inclusion are cornerstones of life in the United States, intolerance and reactionary politics are also very real. As the nation prepares to elect a new president, The Culture Wars addresses the key defining issues of contemporary American society through the lens of political and social controversy. Featuring hundreds of A-Z entries and numerous photos, the encyclopedia examines the history and  Read more...
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Culture wars.
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©2010
(DLC) 2009011925
(OCoLC)176996812
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Chapman
ISBN: 9781849727136 1849727139 9780765622501 0765622505
OCLC Number: 671568128
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (xxi, 670, 54 pages)) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: v. 1. Introduction: Culture Wars: Rhetoric and Reality --
Abortion --
Abu Ghraib and Gitmo --
Academic Bill of Rights --
Academic Freedom --
Adler, Mortimer J. --
Affirmative Action --
Afrocentrism --
Age Discrimination --
Agnew, Spiro T. --
AIDS --
Alexander, Jane --
Ali, Muhammad --
American Century --
American Civil Liberties Union --
American Civil Religion --
American Exceptionalism --
American Indian Movement --
Americans with Disabilities Act --
Androgyny --
Angelou, Maya --
Animal Rights --
Anti-Intellectualism --
Anti-Semitism --
Arnold, Ron --
Arrow, Tre --
Aryan Nations --
Atwater, Lee --
Automobile Safety --
Baez, Joan --
Bankruptcy Reform --
Barbie Doll --
Battle of Seattle --
Beauty Pageants --
Behe, Michael J. --
Bell Curve, The --
Bennett, William J. --
Biafra, Jello --
Biotech Revolution --
Birth Control --
Black Panther Party --
Black Radical Congress --
Blackface --
Bob Jones University --
Bono --
Book Banning --
Boy Scouts of America --
Bradley, Bill --
Brock, David --
Brokaw, Tom --
Brown, Helen Gurley --
Brown v. Board of Education (1954) --
Bryant, Anita --
Buchanan, Pat --
Buckley, William F., Jr. --
Budenz, Louis F. --
Bullard, Robert D. --
Bunche, Ralph --
Bush Family --
Busing, School --
Byrd, Robert C. --
Campaign Finance Reform --
Campolo, Anthony "Tony" --
Canada --
Capital Punishment --
Carson, Rachel --
Carter, Jimmy --
Catholic Church --
Censorship --
Central Intelligence Agency --
Chambers, Whittaker --
Charter Schools --
Chávez, Céacute}esar --
Cheney Family --
Chicago Seven --
Chick, Jack --
China --
Chisholm, Shirley --
Chomsky, Noam --
Christian Coalition --
Christian Radio --
Christian Reconstructionism --
Christmas --
Church and State --
Churchill, Ward --
Civil Rights Movement --
Clinton, Bill --
Clinton, Hillary --
Clinton Impeachment --
Cold War --
Colson, Chuck --
Columbus Day --
Comic Books --
Comic Strips --
Commager, Henry Steele --
Common Cause --
Commoner, Barry --
Communists and Communism --
Comparable Worth --
Compassionate Conservatism --
Confederate Flag --
Conspiracy Theories --
Contemporary Christian Music --
Contract with America --
Corporate Welfare --
Coulter, Ann --
Counterculture --
Country Music --
Creationism and Intelligent Design --
Cronkite, Walter --
Cuba --
Culture Jamming --
Dean, Howard --
Dean, James --
Dean, John --
Deconstructionism --
DeLay, Tom --
Deloria, Vine, Jr. --
Demjanjuk, John --
Democratic Party --
Diversity Training --
Dobson, James --
Donahue, Phil --
Douglas, William O. --
Dr. Phil --
Drudge Report --
Drug Testing --
D'Souza, Dinesh --
Du Bois, W.E.B. --
Dukakis, Michael --
Duke, David --
Dworkin, Andrea --
Dylan, Bob --
Earth Day --
Ecoterrorism --
Education Reform --
Ehrenreich, Barbara --
Eisenhower, Dwight D. --
Election of 2000 --
Election of 2008 --
Endangered Species Act --
English as the Official Language --
Enola Gay Exhibit --
Environmental Movement --
Equal Rights Amendment --
Evangelicalism --
Executive Compensation --
Factory Farms --
Faith-Based Programs --
Falwell, Jerry --
Family Values --
Farrakhan, Louis --
Federal Budget Deficit --
Federal Communications Commission --
Felt, W. Mark --
Feminism, Second-Wave --
Feminism, Third-Wave --
Ferraro, Geraldine --
Flag Desecration --
Fleiss, Heidi --
Flynt, Larry --
Focus on the Family --
Fonda, Jane --
Food and Drug Administration --
Ford, Gerald --
Foreman, Dave --
Forests, Parklands, and Federal Wilderness --
Foucault, Michel --
Founding Fathers --
France --
Frank, Barney --
Franken, Al --
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial --
Freedom of Information Act --
Friedan, Betty --
Friedman, Milton --
Fundamentalism, Religious --
Fur --
Galbraith, John Kenneth --
Gangs --
Gay Capital --
Gay Rights Movement --
Gays in Popular Culture --
Gays in the Military --
Gender-Inclusive Language --
Generations and Generational Conflict --
Genetically Modified Foods --
Gibson, Mel --
Gilmore, Gary --
Gingrich, Newt --
Ginsberg, Allen --
Global Warming --
Globalization --
Goetz, Bernhard --
Goldwater, Barry --
González, Elián --
Gore, Al --
Graffiti --
Graham, Billy --
Great Books --
Great Society --
Guardian Angels --
Gun Control --
Guthrie, Woody, and Arlo Guthrie --
Haley, Alex --
Hall, Gus --
Hargis, Billy --
Harrington, Michael --
Hart, Gary --
Harvey, Paul --
Hate Crimes --
Hauerwas, Stanley --
Hay, Harry --
Hayden, Tom --
Health Care --
Heavy Metal --
Hefner, Hugh --
Heller, Joseph --
Helms, Jesse --
Heritage Foundation --
Hightower, Jim --
Hill, Anita --
Hill, Julia "Butterfly" --
Hillsdale College --
Hiroshima and Nagasaki --
Hispanic Americans --
Hiss, Alger --
Hoffman, Abbie --
Hollywood Ten --
Holocaust --
Homeschooling --
Hooks, Bell --
Hoover, J. Edgar --
Horowitz, David --
Horton, Willie --
Human Rights --
Humphrey, Hubert H. --
Hunter, James Davison --
Huntington, Samuel P. --
Hurricane Katrina --
Hutchins, Robert M. --
Illegal Immigrants --
Immigration Policy --
Indian Casinos --
Indian Sport Mascots --
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act --
Internet --
Iran-Contra Affair --
Irvine, Reed --
Israel --
Jackson, Jesse --
Jackson, Michael --
Japan --
Jehovah's Witnesses --
Jesus People Movement --
John Birch Society --
Johnson, Lyndon B. --
Jorgensen, Christine --
Judicial Wars --
Kennedy Family --
Kerouac, Jack --
Kerry, John --
Kevorkian, Jack --
Keyes, Alan --
King, Billie Jean --
King, Martin Luther, Jr. --
King, Rodney --
Kinsey, Alfred --
Klein, Naomi --
Koop, C. Everett --
Kristol, Irving, and Bill Kristol --
Krugman, Paul --
Kubrick, Stanley --
Kushner, Tony --
Kwanzaa --
Kyoto Protocol --
La Follette, Robert, Jr. --
La Raza Unida --
Labor Unions --
LaHaye, Tim, and Beverly LaHaye --
Lapin, Daniel --
LaRouche, Lyndon H., Jr. --
Lear, Norman --
Leary, Timothy --
Lee, Spike --
LeMay, Curtis --
Leopold, Aldo --
Lesbians --
Lewis, Bernard --
Liddy, G. Gordon --
Limbaugh, Rush --
Literature, Film, and Drama --
Lott, Trent --
Love Canal --
Loving, Richard, and Mildred Loving --
Lynching. v. 2. MacKinnon, Catharine --
Madonna --
Mailer, Norman --
Malcolm X --
Manson, Marilyn --
Mapplethorpe, Robert --
Marriage Names --
Marxism --
McCain, John --
McCarthy, Eugene --
McCarthy, Joseph --
McCar Thyism --
McCloskey, Deirdre --
McGovern, George --
McIntire, Carl --
McLuhan, Marshall --
McVeigh, Timothy --
Mead, Margaret --
Media Bias --
Medical Malpractice --
Medical Marijuana --
Medved, Michael --
Men's Movement --
Mexico --
Microsoft --
Migrant Labor --
Militia Movement --
Milk, Harvey --
Millett, Kate --
Million Man March --
Miranda Rights --
Mondale, Walter --
Montana Freemen --
Moore, Michael --
Moore, Roy S. --
Moral Majority --
Morgan, Robin --
Morrison, Toni --
Mothers Against Drunk Driving --
Motion Picture Association of America --
Moynihan, Daniel Patrick --
Ms. --
Multicultural Conservatism --
Multiculturalism and Ethnic Studies --
Mumford, Lewis --
Murdoch, Rupert --
Murrow, Edward R. --
Muslim Americans --
My Lai Massacre --
Nader, Ralph --
Nation, The --
Nation of Islam --
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People --
National Endowment for the Arts --
National Endowment for the Humanities --
National Organization for Women --
National Public Radio --
National Review --
National Rifle Association --
Nelson, Willie --
Neoconservatism --
New Age Movement --
New Deal --
New Journalism --
New Left --
New York Times, The --
Niebuhr, Reinhold --
Nixon, Richard --
Norquist, Grover --
North, Oliver --
Not Dead Yet --
Nuclear Age --
Obama, Barack --
Obesity Epidemic --
Occupational Safety --
O'Connor, Sandra Day --
O'Hair, Madalyn Murray --
O.J. Simpson Trial --
Operation Rescue --
Oppenheimer, J. Robert --
O'Reilly, Bill --
Outing --
Pack wood, Bob --
Paglia, Camille --
Palin, Sarah --
Parks, Rosa --
Penn, Sean --
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals --
Perot, H. Ross --
Phelps, Fred --
Philadelphia, Mississippi --
Pipes, Richard, and Daniel Pipes --
Planned Parenthood --
Podhoretz, Norman --
Police Abuse --
Political Correctness --
Pornography --
Postmodernism --
Premillennial Dispensationalism --
Presidential Pardons --
Prison Reform --
Privacy Rights --
Privatization --
Progressive Christians Uniting --
Promise Keepers --
Public Broadcasting Service --
Punk Rock --
Quayle, Dan --
Race --
Racial Profiling --
Rand, Ayn --
Rap Music --
Rather, Dan --
Reagan, Ronald --
Record Warning Labels --
Red and Blue States --
Redford, Robert --
Redneck --
Reed, Ralph --
Rehnquist, William H. --
Relativism, Moral --
Religious Right --
Reparations, Japanese Internment --
Republican Party --
Revisionist History --
Right to Counsel --
Right to Die --
Robertson, Pat --
Rock and Roll --
Rockwell, George Lincoln --
Rockwell, Norman --
Rodman, Dennis --
Roe v. Wade (1973) --
Rosenberg, Julius, and Ethel Rosenberg --
Rove, Karl --
Ruby Ridge Incident --
Rudolph, Eric --
Rusher, William A. --
Ryan, George --
Said, Edward --
Same-Sex Marriage --
Sanders, Bernie --
Saudi Arabia --
Schaeffer, Francis --
Schiavo, Terri --
Schlafly, Phyllis --
Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. --
School of the Americas --
School Prayer --
School Shootings --
School Vouchers --
Schwarzenegger, Arnold --
Science Wars --
Secular Humanism --
Seeger, Pete --
September 11 --
September 11 Memorial --
Serrano, Andres --
Sex Education --
Sex Offenders --
Sexual Assault --
Sexual Harassment --
Sexual Revolution --
Sharpton, Al --
Sheen, Fulton J. --
Shelley, Martha --
Shepard, Matthew --
Shock Jocks --
Sider, Ron --
Silent Majority --
Simpsons, The --
Smoking in Public --
Socarides, Charles --
Social Security --
Sodomy Laws --
Sokal Affair --
Soros, George --
Southern Baptist Convention --
Soviet Union and Russia --
Sowell, Thomas --
Speech Codes --
Spock, Benjamin --
Springsteen, Bruce --
Starr, Kenneth --
Stay-at-Home Mothers --
Steinbeck, John --
Steinem, Gloria --
Stem-Cell Research --
Stern, Howard --
Stewart, Jon --
Stone, Oliver --
Stonewall Rebellion --
Strategic Defense Initiative --
Strauss, Leo --
Structuralism and Post-Structuralism --
Student Conservatives --
Students for a Democratic Society --
Summers, Lawrence --
Supply-Side Economics --
Symbionese Liberation Army --
Taft, Robert A. --
Talk Radio --
Tax Reform --
Televangelism --
Teller, Edward --
Ten Commandments --
Terkel, Studs --
Thanksgiving Day --
Think Tanks --
Third Parties --
Thomas, Clarence --
Thompson, Hunter S. --
Three Mile Island Accident --
Thurmond, Strom --
Till, Emmett --
Tobacco Settlements --
Tort Reform --
Transgender Movement --
Truman, Harry S. --
Turner, Ted --
Twenty-Second Amendment --
Unabomber --
United Nations --
USA PATRIOT Act --
Ventura, Jesse --
Victimhood --
Vidal, Gore --
Vietnam Veterans Against the War --
Vietnam Veterans Memorial --
Vietnam War --
Vigilantism --
Voegelin, Eric --
Voting Rights Act --
Waco Siege --
Wall Street Journal, The --
Wallace, George --
Wallis, Jim --
Wal-Mart --
Walt Disney Company --
War on Drugs --
War on Poverty --
War Powers Act --
War Protesters --
War Toys --
Warhol, Andy --
Warren, Earl --
Warren, Rick --
Washington Times, The --
Watergate --
Watt, James --
Watts and Los Angeles Riots, 1965 and 1992 --
Wayne, John --
Wealth Gap --
Weekly Standard, The --
Welfare Reform --
Wellstone, Paul --
West, Cornel --
Weyrich, Paul M. --
Whistleblowers --
White, Reggie --
White Supremacists --
Wildmon, Donald --
Will, George --
Williams, William Appleman --
Wilson, Edmund --
Winfrey, Oprah --
Wolf, Naomi --
Wolfe, Tom --
Women in the Military --
Women's Studies --
Woodward, Bob --
World --
World Council of Churches --
World War II Memorial --
Wounded Knee Incident --
Young, Neil --
Zappa, Frank --
Zero Tolerance --
Zinn, Howard.
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Introduction: Culture Wars: Rhetoric and Reality -- Abortion -- Abu Ghraib and Gitmo -- Academic Bill of Rights -- Academic Freedom -- Adler, Mortimer J. -- Affirmative Action -- Afrocentrism -- Age Discrimination -- Agnew, Spiro T. -- AIDS -- Alexander, Jane -- Ali, Muhammad -- American Century -- American Civil Liberties Union -- American Civil Religion -- American Exceptionalism -- American Indian Movement -- Americans with Disabilities Act -- Androgyny -- Angelou, Maya -- Animal Rights -- Anti-Intellectualism -- Anti-Semitism -- Arnold, Ron -- Arrow, Tre -- Aryan Nations -- Atwater, Lee -- Automobile Safety -- Baez, Joan -- Bankruptcy Reform -- Barbie Doll -- Battle of Seattle -- Beauty Pageants -- Behe, Michael J. -- Bell Curve, The -- Bennett, William J. -- Biafra, Jello -- Biotech Revolution -- Birth Control -- Black Panther Party -- Black Radical Congress -- Blackface -- Bob Jones University -- Bono -- Book Banning -- Boy Scouts of America -- Bradley, Bill -- Brock, David -- Brokaw, Tom -- Brown, Helen Gurley -- Brown v. Board of Education (1954) -- Bryant, Anita -- Buchanan, Pat -- Buckley, William F., Jr. -- Budenz, Louis F. -- Bullard, Robert D. -- Bunche, Ralph -- Bush Family -- Busing, School -- Byrd, Robert C. -- Campaign Finance Reform -- Campolo, Anthony "Tony" -- Canada -- Capital Punishment -- Carson, Rachel -- Carter, Jimmy -- Catholic Church -- Censorship -- Central Intelligence Agency -- Chambers, Whittaker -- Charter Schools -- Chávez, Céacute}esar -- Cheney Family -- Chicago Seven -- Chick, Jack -- China -- Chisholm, Shirley -- Chomsky, Noam -- Christian Coalition -- Christian Radio -- Christian Reconstructionism -- Christmas -- Church and State -- Churchill, Ward -- Civil Rights Movement -- Clinton, Bill -- Clinton, Hillary -- Clinton Impeachment -- Cold War -- Colson, Chuck -- Columbus Day -- Comic Books -- Comic Strips -- Commager, Henry Steele -- Common Cause -- Commoner, Barry -- Communists and Communism -- Comparable Worth -- Compassionate Conservatism -- Confederate Flag -- Conspiracy Theories -- Contemporary Christian Music -- Contract with America -- Corporate Welfare -- Coulter, Ann -- Counterculture -- Country Music -- Creationism and Intelligent Design -- Cronkite, Walter -- Cuba -- Culture Jamming -- Dean, Howard -- Dean, James -- Dean, John -- Deconstructionism -- DeLay, Tom -- Deloria, Vine, Jr. -- Demjanjuk, John -- Democratic Party -- Diversity Training -- Dobson, James -- Donahue, Phil -- Douglas, William O. -- Dr. Phil -- Drudge Report -- Drug Testing -- D'Souza, Dinesh -- Du Bois, W.E.B. -- Dukakis, Michael -- Duke, David -- Dworkin, Andrea -- Dylan, Bob -- Earth Day -- Ecoterrorism -- Education Reform -- Ehrenreich, Barbara -- Eisenhower, Dwight D. -- Election of 2000 -- Election of 2008 -- Endangered Species Act -- English as the Official Language -- Enola Gay Exhibit -- Environmental Movement -- Equal Rights Amendment -- Evangelicalism -- Executive Compensation -- Factory Farms -- Faith-Based Programs -- Falwell, Jerry -- Family Values -- Farrakhan, Louis -- Federal Budget Deficit -- Federal Communications Commission -- Felt, W. 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Everett -- Kristol, Irving, and Bill Kristol -- Krugman, Paul -- Kubrick, Stanley -- Kushner, Tony -- Kwanzaa -- Kyoto Protocol -- La Follette, Robert, Jr. -- La Raza Unida -- Labor Unions -- LaHaye, Tim, and Beverly LaHaye -- Lapin, Daniel -- LaRouche, Lyndon H., Jr. -- Lear, Norman -- Leary, Timothy -- Lee, Spike -- LeMay, Curtis -- Leopold, Aldo -- Lesbians -- Lewis, Bernard -- Liddy, G. Gordon -- Limbaugh, Rush -- Literature, Film, and Drama -- Lott, Trent -- Love Canal -- Loving, Richard, and Mildred Loving -- Lynching."@en ;
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MacKinnon, Catharine -- Madonna -- Mailer, Norman -- Malcolm X -- Manson, Marilyn -- Mapplethorpe, Robert -- Marriage Names -- Marxism -- McCain, John -- McCarthy, Eugene -- McCarthy, Joseph -- McCar Thyism -- McCloskey, Deirdre -- McGovern, George -- McIntire, Carl -- McLuhan, Marshall -- McVeigh, Timothy -- Mead, Margaret -- Media Bias -- Medical Malpractice -- Medical Marijuana -- Medved, Michael -- Men's Movement -- Mexico -- Microsoft -- Migrant Labor -- Militia Movement -- Milk, Harvey -- Millett, Kate -- Million Man March -- Miranda Rights -- Mondale, Walter -- Montana Freemen -- Moore, Michael -- Moore, Roy S. -- Moral Majority -- Morgan, Robin -- Morrison, Toni -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving -- Motion Picture Association of America -- Moynihan, Daniel Patrick -- Ms. -- Multicultural Conservatism -- Multiculturalism and Ethnic Studies -- Mumford, Lewis -- Murdoch, Rupert -- Murrow, Edward R. -- Muslim Americans -- My Lai Massacre -- Nader, Ralph -- Nation, The -- Nation of Islam -- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People -- National Endowment for the Arts -- National Endowment for the Humanities -- National Organization for Women -- National Public Radio -- National Review -- National Rifle Association -- Nelson, Willie -- Neoconservatism -- New Age Movement -- New Deal -- New Journalism -- New Left -- New York Times, The -- Niebuhr, Reinhold -- Nixon, Richard -- Norquist, Grover -- North, Oliver -- Not Dead Yet -- Nuclear Age -- Obama, Barack -- Obesity Epidemic -- Occupational Safety -- O'Connor, Sandra Day -- O'Hair, Madalyn Murray -- O.J. 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