America's Political Class Under Fire: The Twentieth Century's Great Culture War / Edition 1

America's Political Class Under Fire: The Twentieth Century's Great Culture War / Edition 1

by David A. Horowitz
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415946913

ISBN-13: 9780415946919

Pub. Date: 08/14/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415946919
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/14/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
425,011
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsxi
Introduction: America's Controversy with the Guardian Class1
1.Secular Liberalism on Trial in the Turbulent 1920s13
2.Shadow Government: The Brains Trust Under Fire, 1932-193637
3.The Welfare State and Its Discontents, 1936-194163
4.Planners versus Enterprisers: The Free World at Home during World War II85
5.Pledging Allegiance: The Political Class and Cold War Loyalty, 1946-1952109
6.Hidden Persuasions: The Disputed Agenda of 1950s Policy Elites135
7.Zero Sum Governance: Social Interventionists and Race Politics, 1954-1968155
8.Class War: The Liberal Establishment Besieged, 1968-1980179
9.Far from Paradise: Social Guardians in the Postmodern Era, 1980-2001203
Conclusion: The Political Class and American Democracy221
Notes229
Bibliography of Archival Sources and Public Documents273
Index277

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