Takin' it to the Streets

Takin' it to the Streets : A Sixties Reader

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Providing an overview of a tumultuous decade, this volume contains a substantial collection of primary and secondary readings on political, social and cultural aspects of the 1960s. While individual documents highlight particular events and movements - civil rights, the counter-culture, black nationalism and the Vietnam War - the book's design and the editors' headnotes help the reader to appreciate the decade's coherence.show more

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  • Hardback | 654 pages
  • 140 x 210 x 47mm | 724g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195066235
  • 9780195066234

About Alexander Bloom

Alexander Bloom is Professor of History and American Studies at Wheaton College in Massachusetts. He is the author of Prodigal Sons: The New York Intellectuals and Their World (Oxford, 1986) and co-editor of "Takin' It to the Streets": A Sixties Reader (Oxford, 1995).show more

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