Chicago '68
Farber, David R.

Chicago '68

Farber, David R.


Farber, David R.

Yayın Bilgisi
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1988.

Fiziksel Tanımlama
1 online resource (xxi, 304 pages, [6] pages of plates) : illustrations

Preface -- Introduction -- Abbreviations -- Narratives -- Making Yippie! -- The politics of laughter -- Gandhi and guerrilla -- Mobilizing in molasses -- The mayor and the meaning of clout -- The city of broad shoulders -- The streets belong to the people -- Analyses -- Inside Yippie! -- Thinning about the Mobe and Chicago '68 -- Public feelings -- Notes -- Index.

Entertaining and scrupulously researched, Chicago '68 reconstructs the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago--an epochal moment in American cultural and political history. By drawing on a wide range of sources, Farber tells and retells the story of the protests in three different voices, from the perspectives of the major protagonists--the Yippies, the National Mobilization to End the War, and Mayor Richard J. Daley and his police. He brilliantly recreates all the excitement and drama, the violently charged action and language of this period of crisis, giving life to the whole set of cultural ex.

Konu Başlığı
Riots -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Political conventions -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Radicalism -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
HISTORY -- State & Local.
HISTORY -- State & Local -- General.
Political conventions. (OCoLC)fst01069234
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
Radicalism. (OCoLC)fst01087015
Riots. (OCoLC)fst01098069

Coğrafi Terim
United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969.
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 1875-
Illinois -- Chicago. (OCoLC)fst01204048
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155

Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628

Elektronik Erişim
e-book Full-text access

KütüphaneMateryal TürüDemirbaşYer Numarası
Elektronik KütüphaneE-Kitap1827442-1001F548.52 .F37 1988 eb