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The Resource The hippies : a 1960s history, John Anthony Moretta

The hippies : a 1960s history, John Anthony Moretta

Label
The hippies : a 1960s history
Title
The hippies
Title remainder
a 1960s history
Statement of responsibility
John Anthony Moretta
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Among the most significant subcultures in modern U.S. history, the hippies had a far-reaching impact on American society. The entrenched institutions within the political and cultural establishments that the hippies challenged, or abandoned, mainly prevailed. Yet the nonviolent, egalitarian principles of the movement, underpinned an era of civic protest that brought an end to the Vietnam War"--
Summary
"Among the most significant subcultures in modern U.S. history, the hippies had a far-reaching impact on American society. The entrenched institutions within the political and cultural establishments that the hippies challenged, or abandoned, mainly prevailed. Yet the nonviolent, egalitarian principles of the movement, underpinned an era of civic protest that brought an end to the Vietnam War
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10560763
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DLC
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Moretta, John
Dewey number
305.5/68
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN59
LC item number
.M645 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Hippies
  • Counterculture
  • United States
  • United States
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Hippies
  • Counterculture
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Social conditions
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a 1960s history
Label
The hippies : a 1960s history, John Anthony Moretta
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-415) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The world of the hippies -- The beats, the culture of consensus and suburban America -- The Haight-Ashbury and the emergence of the hippies -- Hippies and the emergence of the drug culture -- The hippies and rock and roll -- The October 1966 Love Pageant Rally -- The 1967 Human Be-In -- Hippies elsewhere -- The summer of love -- The Montgomery Pop Festival, June 1967: The summer of love's defining event -- Communes and the counterculture -- The emergence of the yippies and the 1968 Chicago Democratic Convention: the beginning of the end for the 1960s counterculture -- Woodstock, August 1969: a brief ray of hope for the hip counterculture's survival -- The Manson murders and the December 1969 Altamont Calamity: the roads to hippie perdition -- The counterrevolution to the counterculture: the middle class backlash to a decade of excess
Control code
ocn952390144
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 420 pages
Isbn
9780786499496
Lccn
2016052113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026929797
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952390144
Label
The hippies : a 1960s history, John Anthony Moretta
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-415) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The world of the hippies -- The beats, the culture of consensus and suburban America -- The Haight-Ashbury and the emergence of the hippies -- Hippies and the emergence of the drug culture -- The hippies and rock and roll -- The October 1966 Love Pageant Rally -- The 1967 Human Be-In -- Hippies elsewhere -- The summer of love -- The Montgomery Pop Festival, June 1967: The summer of love's defining event -- Communes and the counterculture -- The emergence of the yippies and the 1968 Chicago Democratic Convention: the beginning of the end for the 1960s counterculture -- Woodstock, August 1969: a brief ray of hope for the hip counterculture's survival -- The Manson murders and the December 1969 Altamont Calamity: the roads to hippie perdition -- The counterrevolution to the counterculture: the middle class backlash to a decade of excess
Control code
ocn952390144
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 420 pages
Isbn
9780786499496
Lccn
2016052113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026929797
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952390144

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