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The Resource America at century's end, edited by Alan Wolfe

America at century's end, edited by Alan Wolfe

America at century's end
America at century's end
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edited by Alan Wolfe
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 473-554) and index
  • Introduction : change from the bottom up / Alan Wolfe -- Backward toward the postmodern family : reflections on gender, kinship, and class in the Silicon Valley / Judith Stacey -- Coping with commitment : dilemmas and conflicts of family life / Kathleen Gerson -- Minor difficulties : changing children in the late twentieth century / Gary Alan Fine and Jay Mechling -- Ambivalent communities : how Americans understand their localities / Claude S. Fischer -- Mirrors and metaphors : the United States and its trade rivals / Fred Block -- Uncertain seas : cultural turmoil and the domestic economy / Katherine S. Newman -- Labor and management in uncertain times : renegotiating the social contract / Ruth Milkman
  • The blue-collar working class : continuity and change / David Halle and Frank Romo -- The enduring dilemma of race in America / Bart Landry -- Passages to America : perspectives on the new immigration / Ruben G. Rumbaut -- The hollow center : U.S. cities in the global era / Sharon Zukin -- National news culture and the rise of the informational citizen / Michael Schudson -- Schools under pressure / Caroline Hodges Persell -- Doctor no longer knows best : changing American attitudes toward medicine and health / Jonathan B. Imber -- Unlikely alliances : the changing contours of American religious faith / James Davison Hunter and John Steadman Rice -- Pluralism and disdain : American culture today / Gaye Tuchman
  • Complexities of conservatism : how conservatives understand the world / Rebecca Klatch -- The return of Rambo : war and culture in the post-Vietnam era / J. William Gibson -- Criminals' passions and the progressive's dilemma / Jack Katz -- Through the prism of time : temporal structures in postindustrial America / Carmen Sirianni and Andrea Walsh -- Contentless consensus : the political discourse of a segmented society / Richard Madsen -- Out of the frying pan, into ... what? / Alan Wolfe
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