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The cause : the fight for American liberalism from Franklin Roosevelt to Barack Obama / Eric Alterman and Kevin Mattson.

Alterman, Eric. (Author). Mattson, Kevin, 1966- (Added Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City NON-FICTION 320.5130973 ALTERMAN (Text) 30403001908862 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Schricker Main Library 320.513 ALT (Text) 30032010575204 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780670023431 :
  • ISBN: 0670023434 :
  • Physical Description: xi, 561 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 475-541) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: the inheritance -- Henry, Harry, and Eleanor: three faces of liberalism -- The breaking point -- Is there anything we can do for you, Harry? -- The key to the destiny of tomorrow: toward a philosophy and practice of liberal foreign policy -- Culture warriors before their time, 1944-50 -- The first culture war: McCarthyism and the limits of liberalism -- Eggheads in the wilderness -- Civil rights wins, communism wanes, and liberalism is reborn -- The thousand days -- Master of disaster -- Paranoia strikes deep in the heartland -- In the darkness at the edge of town -- Malaise -- The Carter interregnum -- The even bleaker years, 1980-88 -- Reentering the world of ideas, rethinking the vital center, and the rise, fall, and rise of Bill Clinton, 1988-99 -- Beautiful losers -- "Hope and change?".
Citation/References Note: LJ 11/01/2011
PW 02/06/2012
Kirkus 02/15/2012
Subject: Liberalism > United States > History > 20th century.
Liberalism > United States > History > 21st century.
United States > Politics and government > 20th century.
United States > Politics and government > 21st century.

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