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Published: 03 March 2020

416 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190077846

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America Divided

The Civil War of the 1960s

Sixth Edition

Maurice Isserman and Michael Kazin

  • Offers politically balanced coverage
  • Provides an extensive treatment of religion and the rise of conservatism in the decade
  • Integrates coverage of women throughout

New to this Edition:

  • An exploration of changes in immigration laws in the 1960s, and how those changes sowed the seeds of future conflicts over "illegal" immigrants
  • An expanded discussion of the Black Panther Party's history
  • New insight into the changes in American politics that brought such disparate figures as Barack Obama and Donald Trump into the White House
  • An updated bibliography that includes the latest in popular and scholarly treatments of the decade
  • A discussion of Andy Warhol's impact on American culture