Styles of cultural activism

from theory and pedagogy to women, indians, and communism

Publisher: University of Delaware Press, Publisher: Associated University Presses in Newark, London, Cranbury, NJ

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  • Culture -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
  • Arts, American -- 20th century.,
  • Mass media -- United States.,
  • Minorities -- United States -- Historiography.,
  • United States -- Civilization -- 1970-,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Philip Goldstein.
LC ClassificationsE169.12 .S86 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination261 p. ;
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1746236M
ISBN 100874134897
LC Control Number92056922

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