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The Resource Between panic and desire, Dinty W. Moore, (electronic resource)

Between panic and desire, Dinty W. Moore, (electronic resource)

Label
Between panic and desire
Title
Between panic and desire
Statement of responsibility
Dinty W. Moore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Blending narrative and quizzes, memory and numerology, and imagined interviews and conversations with dead presidents on TV, the book dizzily documents the disorienting experience of growing up in a postmodern world. Here we see how the major events in the author?s early life?the Kennedy assassination, Nixon?s resignation, watching Father Knows Best, and dropping acid atop the World Trade Center, to name a few?shaped the way he sees events both global and personal today. More to the point, we see how these events shaped, and possibly even distorted, today?s world for all of us who spent our fo
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Dinty W.
Dewey number
973.92
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
American lives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moore, Dinty W
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Popular culture
Label
Between panic and desire, Dinty W. Moore, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: between panic and desire -- Panic -- Introduction: hello, my name is -- Son of Mr. Green Jeans: a meditation on missing fathers -- Double vision -- Son of Richard M. Nixon -- Three bad trips, 1968-77 -- Questions and activities before continuing -- Paranoia -- Introduction: imagine that -- Baseball, hot dogs, mescaline, and Chevrolet -- Number nine -- 1984 -- Questions and activities before continuing -- Desire -- Introduction: why Oprah doesn't call -- Son of George McManus -- Three milestones -- Leonard Koan -- Son of a Bush -- Three days in September -- What you want, what you get, what you need: a post-Nixon, post-panic, post-modern, post-mortem -- "Curtis knows best": towering, permanent, perilous, and soon to be televised on a widescreen near you -- The final chapter -- Index -- About the author
Control code
ocn213063369
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 140 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803217683
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611213404
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213063369
Label
Between panic and desire, Dinty W. Moore, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: between panic and desire -- Panic -- Introduction: hello, my name is -- Son of Mr. Green Jeans: a meditation on missing fathers -- Double vision -- Son of Richard M. Nixon -- Three bad trips, 1968-77 -- Questions and activities before continuing -- Paranoia -- Introduction: imagine that -- Baseball, hot dogs, mescaline, and Chevrolet -- Number nine -- 1984 -- Questions and activities before continuing -- Desire -- Introduction: why Oprah doesn't call -- Son of George McManus -- Three milestones -- Leonard Koan -- Son of a Bush -- Three days in September -- What you want, what you get, what you need: a post-Nixon, post-panic, post-modern, post-mortem -- "Curtis knows best": towering, permanent, perilous, and soon to be televised on a widescreen near you -- The final chapter -- Index -- About the author
Control code
ocn213063369
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 140 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803217683
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611213404
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213063369

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