A Companion to 20th-Century America

A Companion to 20th-Century America

Editor(s): Stephen J. Whitfield

Published Online: 10 DEC 2007

Print ISBN: 9780631211006

Online ISBN: 9780470998533

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998533

About this Book

A Companion to 20th-Century America is an authoritative survey of the most important topics and themes of twentieth-century American history and historiography.


  • Contains 29 original essays by leading scholars, each assessing the past and current state of American scholarship
  • Includes thematic essays covering topics such as religion, ethnicity, conservatism, foreign policy, and the media, as well as essays covering major time periods
  • Identifies and discusses the most influential literature in the field, and suggests new avenues of research, as the century has drawn to a close

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Time-Frames

  2. Part II: Places

  3. Part III: People

  4. Part IV: The Polity and the Economy

  5. Part V: Images and “isms”

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