The Abc-Clio Companion To The 1960s Counterculture In America

The Abc-Clio Companion To The 1960s Counterculture In America

by Neil A. Hamilton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0874368588

ISBN-13: 9780874368581

Pub. Date: 11/01/1997

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

The 1960s counterculture challenged the mainstream practices that dominated the 1950s, producing such groups as the hippies, Diggers, the National Organization for Women, and the American Indian Movement, all of which demanded societal change. The A–Z entries in this volume provide fascinating details on notable persons who stirred alternative ideas such as

Overview

The 1960s counterculture challenged the mainstream practices that dominated the 1950s, producing such groups as the hippies, Diggers, the National Organization for Women, and the American Indian Movement, all of which demanded societal change. The A–Z entries in this volume provide fascinating details on notable persons who stirred alternative ideas such as Betty Friedan, Abbie Hoffman, Andy Warhol, and Stokely Carmichael; events such as Woodstock, the Moratorium, and various be-ins; and new directions in music, art, clothing, and language.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874368581
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/01/1997
Series:
Clio Companions Series
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.94(d)

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