American Half Century
ISBN10: 0745305016 ISBN13: 9780745305011 Publisher: Pluto Published: Aug 1 1994 Weight: 0.90lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
An eclectic look at mass media and popular culture from contributors including Bell Hooks, Noam Chomsky and Manning Marable. One Step Forward traces radical politics and culture in the US through the Cold War, the swinging sixties and the conservative era of Reagan and Bush. It assesses the main oppositional movements such as the civil rights, women's liberation and peace protestors, their position at the margins, their influence and their legacies.