The cause : the fight for American liberalism from Franklin Roosevelt to Barack Obama / Eric Alterman and Kevin Mattson.
- ISBN: 9780670023431
- ISBN: 0670023434
- Description: xi, 561 p. ; 25 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012.
- 11 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
- 3 copies at Middlesex Community College.
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|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Middlesex - Bedford Campus||Stacks||JC574.2.U6 A43 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Middlesex - Lowell Campus||Lower Level||JC574.2.U6 A43 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Middlesex - Lowell Campus||Lower Level||JC574.2.U6 A43 2012 [MCC only] (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 475-541) and index.
|Contents Note:|| Introduction: nothing to fear -- Henry, Harry, and Eleanor: three faces of liberalism -- "Scare Hell" -- "The self-righteous delusions of innocence" -- Patient, firm, and vigilant -- The best years of our lives -- The two Joes -- Eggheads in the wilderness -- We shall overcome -- The liberal hour -- Master of disaster -- Paranoia strikes deep in the heartland -- In the darkness at the edge of town -- Maximum feasible misunderstanding -- "A government as good as its people" -- Where's the beef? -- A place called "hope" -- What's the matter with America? -- Hope and change?".
|Summary:|| A history of American liberalism since the Great Depression traces the pivotal roles of leading contributors, describing how their ambitions, flaws, and successes have shaped the nation's government, media, and culture.
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