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Author Young, Ralph F., author
Title Dissent : the history of an American idea / Ralph Young ; with a new preface
Imprint New York ; London : New York University Press, 2018
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HN57 .Y63 2018    AVAILABLE    30610020560728
Edition Paperback edition
Descript xvii, 603 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-581) and index
Originally published in hardcover: 2013
Preface to the Paperback Edition -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Dissent and America -- The "free aire of a new world" -- Dissent in an age of reason -- Revolution -- Discord in the new republic -- Slavery and its discontents -- Reformers and dissidents -- Expansion and conflict -- Dissent imperils the union -- A nation divides -- Liberation and suppression -- Protest and conflict in the West -- Workers of the world unite! -- The new manifest destiny -- Progressives and radicals -- Making the world safe for democracy -- Traditionalism collides with modernism -- A new deal for America -- The good war? -- Dissent in an age of conformity -- Civil rights : an American revolution -- Make love, not war -- Mobilization and backlash -- A new age of dissent -- Conclusion: The arc of dissent
Subject Dissenters -- United States -- History
Protest movements -- United States -- History
Social reformers -- United States -- History
United States -- Social conditions -- Sources
United States -- Politics and government
History. fast (OCoLC)fst01411628
Sources. fast (OCoLC)fst01423900
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