Law and order : street crime, civil unrest, and the crisis of liberalism in the 1960s (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Law and order : street crime, civil unrest, and the crisis of liberalism in the 1960s

Author: Michael W Flamm
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2007
Series: Columbia studies in contemporary American history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a study of the political and social history of the 1960s. This book presents an account of how the issues of street crime and civil unrest enhanced the popularity of conservatives, eroded the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael W Flamm
ISBN: 9780231115131 023111513X
OCLC Number: 1039756873
Notes: Index.
Description: xiii, 294 p.
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Delinquency and Opportunity 2. Law and Order Unleashed 3. The War on Crime 4. The Conservative Tide 5. The Politics of Civil Disorder 6. The Liberal Quagmire 7. The Politics of Safe Streets 8. Death, Disorder, and Debate 9. Law and Order Triumphant Epilogue Bibliography
Series Title: Columbia studies in contemporary American history.
Responsibility: Michael W. Flamm.

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Recommended. Choice Meticulously documented... an important contribution to the literature on the 1960s era and its link to today's political discourse. -- Edward P. Morgan Political Science Read more...

 
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