The Great Society and the High Tide of Liberalism
by
 
Mileur, Jerome M.

Title
The Great Society and the High Tide of Liberalism

Author
Mileur, Jerome M.

ISBN
9781613761328

Publication Information
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, c2005. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (xxi, 490 p. )

Series
Book collections on Project MUSE.

Contents
Lyndon Johnson, the Great Society, and the "twilight" of the modern presidency / Sidney M. Milkis -- Sixties civics / Hugh Heclo -- Pluralism, postwar intellectuals, and the demise of the union idea / Nelson Lichtenstein -- Contested rights : the Great Society between home and work / Eileen Boris -- Making pluralism "great" : beyond a recycled history of the Great Society / Brian Balogh -- Lyndon Johnson in the shadow of Franklin Roosevelt / William E. Leuchtenburg -- Great societies and great empires : Lyndon Johnson and Vietnam / Wilson Carey McWilliams -- Lyndon Johnson : means and ends, and what his presidency means in the end / David M. Shribman -- The politics of the Great Society / Frances Fox Piven and Richard A. Cloward -- The new politics of participatory democracy viewed through a feminist lens / Rosalyn Baxandall -- Freedom from ignorance? : the Great Society and the evolution of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 / Patrick McGuinn and Frederick Hess -- Medicare : the Great Society's enduring national health insurance program / Edward Berkowitz -- Justices and justice : reflections on the Warren Court's legacy / Henry J. Abraham -- The Great Society's civil rights legacy : continuity 1, discontinuity 3 / Hugh Davis Graham -- From tax and spend to mandate and sue : liberalism after the Great Society / R. Shep Melnick -- The Great Society and the demise of New Deal liberalism / Jerome M. Mileur.

Personal Subject
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973.

Subject Term
Liberalism -- United States.

Geographic Term
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
 
United States -- Economic policy.
 
United States -- Social policy.

Genre
Electronic books.

Added Author
Mileur, Jerome M.
 
Milkis, Sidney M.

Added Corporate Author
Project Muse.

Electronic Access
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University LibraryeBookER188339HN65 .G743 2005Electronic ResourcesE-resources