No direction home : the American family and the fear of national decline, 1968-1980 (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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No direction home : the American family and the fear of national decline, 1968-1980

Author: Natasha Zaretsky
Publisher: Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Homeward unbound : prisoners of war, national defeat, and the crisis of male authority -- Getting the house in order : the oil embargo, consumption, and the limits of American power -- "The great male cop-out" : productivity lag and the end of the family wage -- The spirit of '76 : the Bicentennial and Cold War revivalism -- The world as a mirror : narcissism, ("malaise," and the middle-class family) -- The familial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Natasha Zaretsky
ISBN: 9780807857977 0807857971 9780807830949 0807830941
OCLC Number: 219608661
Description: XII, 320 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Natasha Zaretsky.
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Between 1968 and 1980, fears about family deterioration and national decline were ubiquitous in American political culture. This work shows that these perceptions of decline profoundly shaped one  Read more...

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