Chapter 7. 1974–1988

  1. Stephen J. Whitfield
  1. Leo P. Ribuffo

Published Online: 10 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998533.ch7

A Companion to 20th-Century America

A Companion to 20th-Century America

How to Cite

Ribuffo, L. P. (2004) 1974–1988, in A Companion to 20th-Century America (ed S. J. Whitfield), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470998533.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631211006

Online ISBN: 9780470998533

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Keywords:

  • cultural polarization;
  • soviet union;
  • legacies;
  • government;
  • homosexuals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sixties Legacies

  • From Ford to Carter

  • Carter and Latter-day Progressivism

  • Changing Life-styles and Ebbing Confidence

  • The Reagan Evolution

  • Conflicting “Life-styles” and the End of the Cold War

  • Seventies' Legacies