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7 edition of The urban nation, 1920-1960 found in the catalog.

The urban nation, 1920-1960

by George Edwin Mowry

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Published by Hill and Wang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- United States,
    • United States -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby George E. Mowry.
      SeriesThe Making of America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE741 .M7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 278 p.
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5945860M
      LC Control Number65017423

        Wets battled drys, religious modernists battled religious fundamentalists, and urban ethnics battled the Ku Klux s was a decade of profound social changes. The most obvious signs of change were the rise of a consumer-oriented economy and of mass entertainment, which helped to bring about a "revolution in morals and manners. What America Read: Taste, Class, and the Novel, (review) Article in South Central Review 29(1) January with 30 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

      Paris Blues: African American Music and French Popular Culture, is his first book. The Jazz Age. The phrase conjures images of Louis Armstrong holding court at the Sunset Cafe in Chicago, Duke Ellington dazzling crowds at the Cotton Club in Harlem, and stars like Bessie Smith and Ma Rainey wailing the blues away. In Paris Blues, Andy Fry provides an alternative history of African American music and musicians in France, one that looks beyond familiar personalities and well-rehearsed stories. He pinpoints key issues of race and nation in France’s complicated jazz history from .

        Jeffrey Marlett, assistant professor of religious studies at the College of St. Rose in Albany, New York, offers a study of Catholic romantic agrarianism and of several of the movements, apostolates, and missionary endeavors that it fostered [End Page ] in rural America from the 's until the eve of the Second Vatican Council. In the course of four Author: James F. Garneau.   3 Hutner, Gordon, What America Read: Taste, Class, and the Novel, – (Chapel Hill: which can be found in Appendix 1 of the book. as America became a majority urban nation, the distinction between urban and rural became more rigid, and cities became not merely privileged settings but predominant settings. Author: David A. Davis.


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