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The Resource Culture wars in America : an encyclopedia of issues, viewpoints, and voices, Roger Chapman and James Ciment, editors

Culture wars in America : an encyclopedia of issues, viewpoints, and voices, Roger Chapman and James Ciment, editors

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Culture wars in America : an encyclopedia of issues, viewpoints, and voices
Title
Culture wars in America
Title remainder
an encyclopedia of issues, viewpoints, and voices
Statement of responsibility
Roger Chapman and James Ciment, editors
Title variation
Culture wars
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Language
eng
Summary
The term "culture wars" refers to the political and sociological polarization that has characterized American society the past several decades. This new edition provides an enlightening and comprehensive A-to-Z ready reference, now with supporting primary documents, on major topics of contemporary importance for students, teachers, and the general reader
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Also available in print.
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Index
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Literary form
non fiction
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  • encyclopedias
Culture wars in America : an encyclopedia of issues, viewpoints, and voices, Roger Chapman and James Ciment, editors
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Culture wars in America : an encyclopedia of issues, viewpoints, and voices, Roger Chapman and James Ciment, editors
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to the second edition: Culture wars revisited -- Introduction to the first edition: Culture wars in America - rhetoric and reality -- A-Z Entries -- Primary documents: Abortion; Academic freedom; Affirmative Action; Afghanistan War; Birther Movement; Campaign finance reform; Capital punishment; Church and state; Climate change; College tuition and student debt; Corporate scandals; Corporate welfare; Creationism and intelligent design; Debt, federal; Drilling, oil and gas; Election of 2012; Gays in the military; Gun control; Health care; Illegal immigrants; Iran, relations with; Iraq War; Labor unions; Media bias; Medical Marijuana; Muslim Americans; Obesity epidemic; Occupy Movement; Pensions, public; Pornography; Public Broadcasting Service; Racial profiling; Recession of 2007-2009; Right to die; Same-sex marriage; Social security; Stem-cell research; Supreme Court, U.S.; Vietnam War; Voter fraud and voter ID laws; WikiLeaks; Women in the military
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Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (680 entries)
Form of item
online
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Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781784027087
Media category
electronic
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96 images
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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