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By Edward J. Rielly

This publication describes the $64000 alterations in American society in the course of the 60s, from feminism and civil rights to the Cuban Missile difficulty. person chapters discover numerous features of pop culture, together with advertisements, type, literature, song, visible arts, and go back and forth. Supplemental assets comprise a timeline of significant occasions, an intensive bibliography for extra interpreting, and a topic index. This e-book describes the real alterations in American society throughout the 60s, from feminism and civil rights to the Cuban Missile concern. person chapters discover numerous facets of pop culture, together with ads, style, literature, tune, visible arts, and commute. Supplemental assets comprise a timeline of significant occasions, an intensive bibliography for extra interpreting, and a topic index.

Iconoclasts comparable to Muhammad Ali, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Joe Namath, Ralph Nader, and Andy Warhol introduced colour and controversy to this tumultuous decade, whereas cultural occasions comparable to the Stonewall March, The Graduate, and the Monterey Pop pageant supplied indelible pictures of a bellwether time in American society. no matter if it was once Beatlemania, bell-bottoms, or bumper stickers, the cultural contributions of the 60s confirmed that the days have been certainly a-changin'.

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