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White Flight: Atlanta and the Making of Modern Conservatism

White Flight

Atlanta and the Making of Modern Conservatism

Princeton University Press (2013)
£26.21

During the civil rights era, Atlanta thought of itself as "The City Too Busy to Hate," a rare place...

State of the Union: A Century of American Labor - Revised and Expanded Edition

State of the Union

A Century of American Labor - Revised and Expanded Edition

Princeton University Press (2013)
£21.84

In a fresh and timely reinterpretation, Nelson Lichtenstein examines how trade unionism has waxed...

Labor Rights Are Civil Rights: Mexican American Workers in Twentieth-Century America

Labor Rights Are Civil Rights

Mexican American Workers in Twentieth-Century America

Princeton University Press (2013)
£27.30

In 1937, Mexican workers were among the strikers and supporters beaten, arrested, and murdered by...

Morning in America: How Ronald Reagan Invented the 1980's

Morning in America

How Ronald Reagan Invented the 1980's

Princeton University Press (2013)
£39.31

Did America's fortieth president lead a conservative counterrevolution that left liberalism gasping...

The Silent Majority: Suburban Politics in the Sunbelt South

The Silent Majority

Suburban Politics in the Sunbelt South

Princeton University Press (2013)
£36.04

Suburban sprawl transformed the political culture of the American South as much as the civil rights...

The Radical Middle Class: Populist Democracy and the Question of Capitalism in Progressive Era Portland, Oregon

The Radical Middle Class

Populist Democracy and the Question of Capitalism in Progressive Era Portland, Oregon

Princeton University Press (1753)
£36.04

America has a long tradition of middle-class radicalism, albeit one that intellectual orthodoxy has...

Little Rock: Race and Resistance at Central High School

Little Rock

Race and Resistance at Central High School

Princeton University Press (2013)
£22.93

The desegregation crisis in Little Rock is a landmark of American history: on September 4, 1957,...

Lobbying America: The Politics of Business from Nixon to NAFTA

Lobbying America

The Politics of Business from Nixon to NAFTA

Princeton University Press (2013)
£24.02

Lobbying America tells the story of the political mobilization of American business in the 1970s...

The Color of Success: Asian Americans and the Origins of the Model Minority

The Color of Success

Asian Americans and the Origins of the Model Minority

Princeton University Press (2013)
£24.02

The Color of Success tells of the astonishing transformation of Asians in the United States from...

Changing the World: American Progressives in War and Revolution

Changing the World

American Progressives in War and Revolution

Princeton University Press (2013)
£32.76

In May of 1919, women from around the world gathered in Zurich, Switzerland, and proclaimed, "We...