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Hippies : a guide to an American subculture

Author: Micah L Issitt
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood Press/ABC-CLIO, ©2009
Series: Guides to subcultures and countercultures
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This title will explore how hippies, and 60s counterculture in general, developed and influenced popular culture in America. Covering the years between 1961 and 1972, this is the first volume focused exclusively on the emergence, growth, and lasting legacy of the hippie culture, on everything from clothing, hair styles, and music, to attitudes toward sex and drugs, to anti-war, anti-establishment activism. Hippies  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Micah L Issitt
ISBN: 9780313365720 0313365725 9780313365737 0313365733
OCLC Number: 759876363
Description: xxi, 164 s. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Title: Guides to subcultures and countercultures
Responsibility: Micah L. Issitt


An insightful introduction to hippie culture and how its revolutionary principles in the 1960s helped shape modern culture.This title explores how hippies, and 1960s counterculture in general,  Read more...


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"Hippies is a delectable introduction to the hippie counterculture of the 1960s. . . . This book is a must have." - ARBAonline "This guide for students and general readers focuses on the subculture Read more...

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