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Rainbow at midnight : labor and culture in the 1940s

Author: George Lipsitz
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rainbow at Midnight details the origins and evolution of working-class strategies for independence during and after World War II. Arguing that the 1940s may well have been the most revolutionary decade in U.S. history, George Lipsitz combines popular culture, politics, economics, and history to show how war mobilization transformed the working class and how that transformation brought issues of race, gender, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Lipsitz
ISBN: 0252020944 9780252020940 0252063945 9780252063947
OCLC Number: 28848865
Notes: Rev. ed. of: Class and culture. 1981.
Description: vi, 359 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: George Lipsitz.
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Rainbow at Midnight details the origins and evolution of working-class strategies for independence during and after World War II. Arguing that the 1940s may well have been the most revolutionary decade in U.S. history, George Lipsitz combines popular culture, politics, economics, and history to show how war mobilization transformed the working class and how that transformation brought issues of race, gender, and democracy to the forefront of American political culture. This book is a substantially revised and expanded work developed from the author's heralded 1981 Class and Culture in Cold War America.

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