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The Resource From submarines to suburbs : selling a better America, 1939-1959, Cynthia Lee Henthorn, (electronic resource)

From submarines to suburbs : selling a better America, 1939-1959, Cynthia Lee Henthorn, (electronic resource)

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From submarines to suburbs : selling a better America, 1939-1959
Title
From submarines to suburbs
Title remainder
selling a better America, 1939-1959
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Lee Henthorn
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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illustrations
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
From submarines to suburbs : selling a better America, 1939-1959, Cynthia Lee Henthorn, (electronic resource)
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From submarines to suburbs : selling a better America, 1939-1959, Cynthia Lee Henthorn, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-356) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : legacy of the postwar commercial fallout -- Weapons of mass disorder : impediments to mobilization -- Weapons of mass persuasion : mobilization through symbol management -- Positioning machine age heroes and wartime types -- Glimpses into a "better America" -- Home front war : the campaign to save the American way -- Hygienic solutions for the "house of tomorrow" -- Postwar progress : myth or reality? -- Wartime skeptics and the "world of tomorrow" -- What did happen to the dreamworld? realities of the postwar commercial fallout -- The cold war's commercial fallout -- Afterword : the "better America" today
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xv, 368 p.
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  • online
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ill.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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