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Published: 01 January 2013

346 Pages | 20 halftones

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

ISBN: 9780199930357

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Warfare State

World War II Americans and the Age of Big Government

James T. Sparrow

  • Significant first book on the rights of citizens and the legitimacy of the state in wartime.
  • Analyzes changes in personal identity and concepts such as patriotism, national belonging, and social rights.
  • Speaks to political, social, and cultural history, as well as American political development.