McCarthyism, The Great American Red Scare: A Documentary History / Edition 1

McCarthyism, The Great American Red Scare: A Documentary History / Edition 1

by Albert Fried
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195097017

ISBN-13: 9780195097016

Pub. Date: 12/12/1996

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The only undergraduate Congress text written from a rational-choice perspective.Analyzing Congress provides students with the basic analytical tools for understanding congressional politics. In addition to introducing the fundamental concepts and theory, the text includes many empirical cases drawn from the classic Congress literature and from recent developments in…  See more details below

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The only undergraduate Congress text written from a rational-choice perspective.Analyzing Congress provides students with the basic analytical tools for understanding congressional politics. In addition to introducing the fundamental concepts and theory, the text includes many empirical cases drawn from the classic Congress literature and from recent developments in Congress. For the Second Edition, new cases and updated data figures have been added throughout the text, expanded problem sets and conceptual questions now appear at the end of every chapter, and the presentation of the spatial model in Chapter 1 has been revised to make it more teachable to undergraduates.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195097016
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/12/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 6.12(h) x 0.44(d)
Lexile:
1350L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction: Definitions.
Chapter 2. Intimations of Things to Come
1. The Sin of Advocacy
2. HUAC Gets Under Way
3. J. Edgar Hoover Alerts the Nation
4. The Right to Wiretap
5. Un-Americanism in California
Chapter 3. McCarthyism in Earnest
1. Defining Loyalty
2. Two Case Studies
a. O. Edmund Clubb
b. "Case Number 16"
3. Cleaning out the Unions
4. The Ordeal of John Howard Lawson
5. In Defense of the Hollywood Ten
6. Hollywood's Response
7. Trying the Communists
Chapter 4. Liberal Response and Counter-Response
1. Liberal Idealism: Contra Loyalty Reviews
2. Liberal Realism: Pro-Loyalty Reviews
3. In Defense of Liberal Anti-Communism
4. A Communist Advises Anti-Communist Liberals
5. Throwing the Communists Out of the CIO
6. Liberal Anti-Communism in Extremis
7. The Case of the American Civil Liberties Union
Chapter 5. McCarthy the Man: McCarthyism Triumphant
1. McCarthy Anticipates McCarthyism
2. Versions of the Wheeling Speech
3. Mrs. Smith's Declaration of Conscience
4. Democratic Rebuttal
5. Total Security: The McCarran Act
6. McCarthy Unbound
7. McCarthy's Assault on General Marshall
8. McCarthy in Full Stride
9. McCarthy as Hero
Chapter 6. Judicial Acquiescence
1. The Court Gives the Go-Ahead
2. Defining the Fifth
3. Loyalty, Past, Present and Future
4. Suppression Legalized: Dennis v. United States
5. New York Leads the Way
Chapter 7. Inquisition Triumphant
1. Blacklisters at Work: Red Channels:
a. Larry Adler
b. Leonard Bernstein
c. Paul Draper
d. Will Geere
Arthur Miller
2. The California Loyalty Oath
3. Reagan versus the Reds
4. Industry Goes Along
5. How to Get Off, Or Avoid Gettin on the Blacklist
6. The Pathos of Larry Parks
7. Kazan Explains Why
8. Hellman's Cry of Conscience
9. "The Rights and Responsibilities of Universities and their Faculties"
10. Stander Confound HUAC
11. Dr. Oppenheimer's Disgrace
12. The Butterfly and the Committee
13. Paul Robeson Takes on the Committee
Chapter 8. Expulsions and Imprisonments
1. Adler's Lament
2. The Fruits of Defiance: Lardner
3. The Fruits of Defiance: Bessie
4. Travails of a Communist
5. Getting Dashiell Hammett Et Al
6. "Sedition" in Pittsburgh
7. Harrassing a Labor Radical
Chapter 9. McCarthy's Fall
1. Assailing Eisenhower
2. McCarthy and His Nemesis
3. Defiance to the Bitter End
4. Condemned!
5. Liberals Seek Cover: The Communist Control Act
Chapter 10. A Measure of Redress
1. End of the Lattimore Affaire
2. Freedom for Steve Nelson
3. Matusow Confesses
4. The Fifth Vindicated
5. The Smith Act Disabled
6. HUAC's Wing's Clipped
7. The Right to Travel Abroad Affirmed
8. Faulk Breaks the Blacklist
Chapter 11. Afterward
1. COINTELPRO in the Flesh
2. Breaking and Entering
3. Tom Huston's Try
4. J. Edgar Hoover Still Sees Red
Bibliographical Essay

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