The Agony of the American Left

The Agony of the American Left

by Christopher Lasch
     
 
Five long essays by an American historian, the author of The New Radicalism in America (1965). Under the rubric of "the collapse of mass-based radical movements," Lasch examines the decline of populism, the disintegration of the American socialist party, and the weaknesses of black nationalism. Also included is a history of the Congress for Cultural Freedom and a

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Five long essays by an American historian, the author of The New Radicalism in America (1965). Under the rubric of "the collapse of mass-based radical movements," Lasch examines the decline of populism, the disintegration of the American socialist party, and the weaknesses of black nationalism. Also included is a history of the Congress for Cultural Freedom and a discussion of the '60's revival of ideological controversy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307830500
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/20/2013
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
File size:
2 MB

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