Over Thirty Years: The United States and the Legacy of the Vietnam War

Over Thirty Years: The United States and the Legacy of the Vietnam War

by Jon Roper
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

Vietnam precipitated a crisis in national self-confidence and a breakdown in political consensus out of which new ideological perspectives emerged. This book offers fresh perspectives on a defining event in 'the American Century', examining its historical and political significance and also its continuing cultural relevance.  See more details below

Overview

Vietnam precipitated a crisis in national self-confidence and a breakdown in political consensus out of which new ideological perspectives emerged. This book offers fresh perspectives on a defining event in 'the American Century', examining its historical and political significance and also its continuing cultural relevance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230500426
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
12/28/2007
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

SUBARMP CHATTARJI Reader and Associate Professor in the Department of English, University of Delhi, India
W.D.EHRHART English and History Professor, the Haverford School, Philadelphia, USA
H.BRUCE FRANKLIN John Cotton Dana Professor of English and American Studies, Rutgers University, USA
JOHN HELLMANN Professor of English, Ohio State University, USA
WALTER W.HÖLBLING Professor of US Literature and Culture, University of Graz, Austria
PHIL MELLING Professor of American Literature and Cultural Studies, Department of American Studies, Swansea University, UK
JON ROPER Professor and Head of the Department of American Studies, Swansea University, USA
JONATHAN SCHELL The Nation's peace and disarmament correspondent, and the Harold Willens Peace Fellow at the Nation Institute.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >