New PDF release: Manhood and American Political Culture in the Cold War

By K.A. Cuordileone

ISBN-10: 0415925991

ISBN-13: 9780415925990

ISBN-10: 0415926009

ISBN-13: 9780415926003

Manhood and American Political tradition within the chilly War explores the that means of tension as expressed throughout the political and cultural language of the early chilly conflict period. Cuordileone exhibits how the preoccupation with the smooth, malleable American personality mirrored not just anti-Communism yet acute anxieties approximately manhood and sexuality. interpreting significant figures like Arthur Schlesinger Jr., Adlai Stevenson, Joseph McCarthy, Norman Mailer, JFK, and plenty of lesser identified public figures, Cuordileone finds how the era’s cult of durability formed the political dynamics of the time and encouraged a reinvention of the liberal as a chilly warrior.

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