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The Resource A nation of outsiders : how the white middle class fell in love with rebellion in postwar America, Grace Elizabeth Hale, (electronic resource)

A nation of outsiders : how the white middle class fell in love with rebellion in postwar America, Grace Elizabeth Hale, (electronic resource)

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A nation of outsiders : how the white middle class fell in love with rebellion in postwar America
Title
A nation of outsiders
Title remainder
how the white middle class fell in love with rebellion in postwar America
Statement of responsibility
Grace Elizabeth Hale
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At mid-century, Americans increasingly fell in love with characters like Holden Caulfield in Catcher in the Rye and Marlon Brando's Johnny in The Wild One, musicians like Elvis Presley and Bob Dylan, and activists like the members of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. These emotions enabled some middle-class whites to cut free of their own histories and identify with those who, while lacking economic, political, or social privilege, seemed to possess instead vital cultural resources and a depth of feeling not found in "grey flannel" America. In this wide-ranging and vivid
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Hale, Grace Elizabeth
Dewey number
306.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Popular culture
  • Middle class whites
  • Middle class
  • Dissenters
  • Counterculture
  • Social psychology
  • United States
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A nation of outsiders : how the white middle class fell in love with rebellion in postwar America, Grace Elizabeth Hale, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Introduction : Outsiders and rebels -- Learning to love outsiders. Lost children of plenty: growing up as rebellion -- Rebel music: minstrelsy, rock and roll, and beat writing -- Black as folk: the folk music revival, the civil rights movement, and Bob Dylan -- Rebels on the right: conservatives as outsiders in liberal America -- Romance in action. New white negroes in action: students for a democratic society, the economic research and action project, and freedom summer -- Too much love: black power and the search for other outsiders -- The making of Christian coutercultures: God's outsiders from the Jesus People to Jerry Falwell and the Moral Majority -- Rescue: Christian outsiders in action in the anti-abortion movement -- Conclusion: the cost of rebellion
Control code
ocn695031674
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 386 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199792382
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)695031674
Label
A nation of outsiders : how the white middle class fell in love with rebellion in postwar America, Grace Elizabeth Hale, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Introduction : Outsiders and rebels -- Learning to love outsiders. Lost children of plenty: growing up as rebellion -- Rebel music: minstrelsy, rock and roll, and beat writing -- Black as folk: the folk music revival, the civil rights movement, and Bob Dylan -- Rebels on the right: conservatives as outsiders in liberal America -- Romance in action. New white negroes in action: students for a democratic society, the economic research and action project, and freedom summer -- Too much love: black power and the search for other outsiders -- The making of Christian coutercultures: God's outsiders from the Jesus People to Jerry Falwell and the Moral Majority -- Rescue: Christian outsiders in action in the anti-abortion movement -- Conclusion: the cost of rebellion
Control code
ocn695031674
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 386 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199792382
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)695031674

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