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The Resource Daily life in the United States, 1940-1959 : shifting worlds, Eugenia Kaledin

Daily life in the United States, 1940-1959 : shifting worlds, Eugenia Kaledin

Label
Daily life in the United States, 1940-1959 : shifting worlds
Title
Daily life in the United States, 1940-1959
Title remainder
shifting worlds
Statement of responsibility
Eugenia Kaledin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A series of connected essays that provide information about various aspects of life in the United States during the 1940s and 1950s, discussing community and family, movies and television, science and technology, changing social attitudes and institutions, the Cold War and the consumer, postwar cultural changes, and other topics
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kaledin, Eugenia
Dewey number
  • 306/.0973
  • 973.916
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E169
LC item number
.K139 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Greenwood Press "Daily life through history" series,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manners and customs
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Daily life in the United States, 1940-1959 : shifting worlds, Eugenia Kaledin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: THE 1940s: THE WAR YEARS AND BEYOND: Introduction to the 1940s: an old-fashioned world -- Community and family in the 1940s -- Movies define wartime America -- Science and technology -- Changing social attitudes -- PART II: THE 1950s: THE POSTWAR YEARS AND THE ATOMIC AGE: 1950, a brand-new world -- Changing institutions -- The Cold War and the consumer -- Television defines postwar America -- Postwar cultural changes -- The eye of the camera -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 223 pages
Isbn
9780313297861
Lccn
00024843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3339865
  • (OCoLC)43445724
  • (OCoLC)ocm43445724
  • 782445
  • 3339865
Label
Daily life in the United States, 1940-1959 : shifting worlds, Eugenia Kaledin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: THE 1940s: THE WAR YEARS AND BEYOND: Introduction to the 1940s: an old-fashioned world -- Community and family in the 1940s -- Movies define wartime America -- Science and technology -- Changing social attitudes -- PART II: THE 1950s: THE POSTWAR YEARS AND THE ATOMIC AGE: 1950, a brand-new world -- Changing institutions -- The Cold War and the consumer -- Television defines postwar America -- Postwar cultural changes -- The eye of the camera -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 223 pages
Isbn
9780313297861
Lccn
00024843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3339865
  • (OCoLC)43445724
  • (OCoLC)ocm43445724
  • 782445
  • 3339865

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