Challenge and Change : Right-Wing Women, Grassroots Activism, and the Baby Boom Generation. (eBook, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Challenge and Change : Right-Wing Women, Grassroots Activism, and the Baby Boom Generation.

Author: June M Benowitz
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on 1950-1980, June Benowitz explores the development of the right-wing women's movements in the United States by analyzing differences and continuities between the generations of conservative activists. Benowitz particularly seeks to understand the ways in which grassroots members of the Old Right responded to the political, cultural, and social ideologies of Baby Boomer youth by constructing a thematic  Read more...
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Benowitz, June M.
Challenge and Change : Right-Wing Women, Grassroots Activism, and the Baby Boom Generation.
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: June M Benowitz
ISBN: 9780813063157 0813063159
OCLC Number: 1002700565
Description: 1 online resource (265 pages)
Contents: Introduction --
Part I. Our schools, our children --
Shaping American education --
Public health --
Right-wing women and desegregation of the public schools --
Part II. Protesting the protests --
Sex, God, and the American flag : tradition and change in moral values --
The Vietnam War and student rebellion --
"Women's liberation" and the Equal Rights Amendment --
Conclusion --
Appendix.

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In the mid-twentieth century, a grassroots movement of women sought to shape the political, cultural, and social ideologies of the baby boomers in what they perceived was a quickly changing world  Read more...

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