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

Recent Content

Author: 
Joseph E. Luders
Reviewer: 
Patrick Jones

Jones on Luders, 'The Civil Rights Movement and the Logic of Social Change'

Joseph E. Luders. The Civil Rights Movement and the Logic of Social Change. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. xiv + 246 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-11651-0; $25.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-13339-5.

Reviewed by Patrick Jones Published on H-1960s (March, 2011) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
George H. Nash
Reviewer: 
Jason Stahl

Stahl on Nash, 'Reappraising the Right: The Past & Future of American Conservatism'

George H. Nash. Reappraising the Right: The Past & Future of American Conservatism. Wilmington: ISI Books, 2009. xix + 446 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-935191-65-0.

Reviewed by Jason Stahl Published on H-1960s (March, 2011) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

The Conservatives’ Historian

Author: 
Christina Schwenkel
Reviewer: 
David Kieran

Kieran on Schwenkel, 'The American War in Contemporary Vietnam: Transnational Remembrance and Representation'

Christina Schwenkel. The American War in Contemporary Vietnam: Transnational Remembrance and Representation. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2009. x + 264 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-35306-1; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-22076-9.

Reviewed by David Kieran (American Culture Studies - Washington University in St. Louis) Published on H-1960s (February, 2011) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Clive Webb
Reviewer: 
William Hustwit

Hustwit on Webb, 'Rabble Rousers: The American Far Right in the Civil Rights Era'

Clive Webb. Rabble Rousers: The American Far Right in the Civil Rights Era. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2010. xi + 301 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-2764-8; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3577-3.

Reviewed by William Hustwit Published on H-1960s (January, 2011) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Renegades, not Rednecks

Author: 
James M. Carter
Reviewer: 
Edmund Wehrle

Wehrle on Carter, 'Inventing Vietnam: The United States and State Building, 1954-1968'

James M. Carter. Inventing Vietnam: The United States and State Building, 1954-1968. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008. viii + 268 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-88865-3; $22.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-71690-1.

Reviewed by Edmund Wehrle Published on H-1960s (December, 2010) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

State Building: The United States in Vietnam

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