H-1960s is a forum for the discussion of the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.

Recent Content

Author: 
David L. Chappell
Reviewer: 
Michael W. Lumish

Lumish on Chappell, 'A Stone of Hope: Prophetic Religion and the Death of Jim Crow'


David L. Chappell. A Stone of Hope: Prophetic Religion and the Death of Jim Crow. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. 344 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2819-9.

Reviewed by Michael W. Lumish (Department of History, Penn State University)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2004)

Politics and Religion

Author: 
Peter B. Levy
Reviewer: 
Patrick Jones

Jones on Levy, 'Civil War on Race Street: The Civil Rights Movement in Cambridge, Maryland'


Peter B. Levy. Civil War on Race Street: The Civil Rights Movement in Cambridge, Maryland. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2003. x + 242 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2638-1.

Reviewed by Patrick Jones (Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln If This Town Don't Come Around)
Published on H-1960s (July, 2004)

Author: 
Jeremi Suri
Reviewer: 
Arne Kislenko

Kislenko on Suri, 'Power and Protest: Global Revolution and the Rise of DÖ©tente'


Jeremi Suri. Power and Protest: Global Revolution and the Rise of DÖ©tente. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2003. vii + 355 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01031-4; $21.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-674-01763-4.

Reviewed by Arne Kislenko (Department of History, Ryerson University and International Relations Program, Trinity College, University of Toronto)
Published on H-1960s (July, 2004)

Author: 
Mark Oppenheimer
Reviewer: 
Doug Rossinow

Rossinow on Oppenheimer, 'Knocking on Heaven's Door: American Religion in the Age of Counterculture'


Mark Oppenheimer. Knocking on Heaven's Door: American Religion in the Age of Counterculture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. ix + 284 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-10024-2.

Reviewed by Doug Rossinow (Department of History, Metropolitan State University)
Published on H-1960s (June, 2004)

Shaking the Foundations or Painting the Gutters?

Author: 
Susan Braudy
Reviewer: 
Vincent Cannato

Cannato on Braudy, 'Family Circle: The Boudins and the Aristocracy of the Left'


Susan Braudy. Family Circle: The Boudins and the Aristocracy of the Left. New York: Knopf Publishing Group, 2003. xxiv + 460 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-679-43294-4.

Reviewed by Vincent Cannato (Department of History, University of Massachusetts, Boston)
Published on H-1960s (June, 2004)

Left-Wing Aristocrats?

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