The Unfinished Journey

The Unfinished Journey : America Since World War II

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This popular and classic text chronicles America's roller-coaster journey through the decades since World War II. Considering both the paradoxes and the possibilities of post-war America, Chafe portrays the significant cultural and political themes which have coloured the country's past and present, including issues of race, class, gender, foreign policy, and economic and social reform.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 624 pages
  • 154.94 x 233.68 x 33.02mm | 884.5g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 6th Revised edition
  • 4 maps, numerous halftones
  • 0195315375
  • 9780195315370
  • 891,864

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"Provides all the necessary details, critical when it is appropriate, insightful, informative!"--James Edmonson, Emmanuel College "Still the best-written text on the period."--Paul Barrett, Illinois Institute of Technology "Beautifully written. . . . Unquestionably the finest history of the post--World War Two era." --Lewis H. Carlson, Western Michigan University "The Unfinished Journey still makes our students feel the history of the postwar era and is unsurpassed for the civil rights coverage."--Mollie C. Davis, Queens Collegeshow more

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147 ratings
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4 44% (64)
3 28% (41)
2 7% (10)
1 2% (3)
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