New PDF release: American Countercultures: An Encyclopedia of Nonconformists,

By Gina Misiroglu

ISBN-10: 0765680602

ISBN-13: 9780765680600

Counterculture, whereas standard to explain youth-oriented hobbies in the course of the Sixties, refers to any try to problem or swap traditional values and practices or the dominant life of the day. This interesting three-volume set explores those routine in the USA from colonial instances to the current in colourful element. "American Countercultures" is the 1st reference paintings to envision the impression of countercultural routine on American social historical past. It highlights the writings, recordings, and visible works produced by way of those routine to teach, encourage, and incite motion in all eras of the nation's heritage. A-Z entries offer a wealth of data on personalities, areas, occasions, recommendations, ideals, teams, and practices. The set contains quite a few illustrations, a subject matter finder, basic resource files, a bibliography and a filmography, and an index.

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