Homeward bound: American families in the Cold War era

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c2008.
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Fully rev. and updated 20th anniversary ed. /
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When Homeward Bound first appeared in 1988, it forever changed how we understand Cold War America. Elaine Tyler May demonstrated that the Atomic Age and the Cold War shaped American life not just in national politics, but at every level of society, from the boardroom to the bedroom. Her notion of "domestic containment" is now the standard interpretation of the era, and Homeward Bound has become a classic. This new edition includes an updated introduction and a new epilogue examining the legacy of Cold War obsessions with personal and family security in the present day.
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subject_facet Baby boom generation -- United States, Cold War, Containment, Economics, Families -- United States -- History -- 20th century, Sexism, United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
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title_full Homeward bound American families in the Cold War era Elaine Tyler May
title_short Homeward bound
title_sub American families in the Cold War era
topic_facet Baby boom generation, Cold War, Containment, Economics, Families, History, Sexism, Social conditions