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1st Edition

The Politics of Childhood in Cold War America

ISBN 9781138661899
Published January 20, 2016 by Routledge
208 Pages

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Book Description

This study examines how childhood and adolescence were shaped by – and contributed to – Cold War politics in America.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1 Father No Longer Knows Best: Parenting and Parent–Child Relationships; Chapter 2 Lessons for Liberty: Schooling; Chapter 3 All-American: The Child Citizen-Soldier; Chapter 4 The Dating Game: Gender Roles; Chapter 5 The Violent Years: Fears of Juvenile Delinquency and Youth Crime; Conclusion;

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Ann Marie Kordas