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The post-utopian imagination : American culture in the long 1950s

Author: Marvin Keith Booker
Publisher: Westport, Conn. [u.a.] : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Series: Contributions to the study of American literature, 13
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats
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In America, the long 1950s were marked by an intense skepticism toward utopian alternatives to the existing capitalist order. This was related to the Cold War and the demonization of socialism. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marvin Keith Booker
ISBN: 0313321655 9780313321658
OCLC Number: 231942051
Description: 226 S.
Contents: Introduction: America as Utopia--Or Not "Soiled, Torn, and Dead": The Bleak Vision of American Literary Fiction of the Long 1950s Un-American Activities: American Realism and the Utopian Imagination in Leftist Fiction of the Long 1950s Monsters, Cowboys, and Criminals: Jim Thompson and the Dark Turn in American Popular Culture in the Long 1950s American Film in the Long 1950s: From Hitchcock to Disney Postscript: Utopia, Postmodernism, and the Cold War Works Cited Index
Series Title: Contributions to the study of American literature, 13
Responsibility: M. Keith Booker.

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