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The Resource Front porch politics : the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s, Michael Stewart Foley

Front porch politics : the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s, Michael Stewart Foley

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Front porch politics : the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s
Title
Front porch politics
Title remainder
the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s
Statement of responsibility
Michael Stewart Foley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10218934
Cataloging source
DLC
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Foley, Michael S
Dewey number
322.40973/09047
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1764
LC item number
.F65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Protest movements
  • Political activists
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s
Label
Front porch politics : the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s, Michael Stewart Foley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The rise of front porch politics in America -- Part 1. Laying the foundation. This is the dawning of the age of self-reliance ; The long shadow of segregation ; Sexual politics, family politics -- Part 2. The environment. Energy, health, and safety ; No nukes! ; Toxic waste in the basement -- Part 3. Resisting the dismantling of America. Fighting for factory jobs and factory towns ; The heartland uprising ; Revolts at home -- Part 4. Resisting nightfall. The politics of homelessness ; AIDS policies -- Part 5. Saving America from itself. Abortion wars -- Conclusion. The passing of front porch politics
Control code
988747
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 401 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780809054824
Lccn
2013014769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780809054824
Label
Front porch politics : the forgotten heyday of American activism in the 1970s and 1980s, Michael Stewart Foley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The rise of front porch politics in America -- Part 1. Laying the foundation. This is the dawning of the age of self-reliance ; The long shadow of segregation ; Sexual politics, family politics -- Part 2. The environment. Energy, health, and safety ; No nukes! ; Toxic waste in the basement -- Part 3. Resisting the dismantling of America. Fighting for factory jobs and factory towns ; The heartland uprising ; Revolts at home -- Part 4. Resisting nightfall. The politics of homelessness ; AIDS policies -- Part 5. Saving America from itself. Abortion wars -- Conclusion. The passing of front porch politics
Control code
988747
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 401 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780809054824
Lccn
2013014769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780809054824

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