National trauma and collective memory major events in the American century / Arthur G. Neal

Author(s): Neal, Arthur G
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Subjects: United States--History--20th century--Case studies
United States--Social conditions--1933-1945--Case studies
United States--Social conditions--1945---Case studies
Electronic books
Crises--Psychological aspects--United States--History--20th century
Memory--Social aspects--United States--History--20th century
National characteristics, American
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1998
LC Classification: E
Table of Contents: Preface
Ch. 1. Collective Sadness, Fear, and Anger 3
Ch. 2. Society as Moral Community 21
Ch. 3. The Great Depression 41
Ch. 4. The Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor 60
Ch. 5. The Communist Menace 79
Ch. 6. The Cuban Missile Crisis 95
Ch. 7. The Assassination of President Kennedy 111
Ch. 8. The Vietnam War 129
Ch. 9. The Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. 147
Ch. 10. The Watergate Affair 164
Ch. 11. Technological Accidents 180
Ch. 12. Collective Memory 201
Index 217
Alternate Titles: National trauma & collective memory
Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 97046625 (OCoLC)38014715
Additional Authors: NetLibrary, Inc
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 97046625
ISBN: 0585260133 (electronic bk.) :$72.50
ISBN: 0765602865 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0765602873 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Collective sadness, fear, and anger -- Society as moral community -- The Great Depression -- The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor -- The communist menace -- The Cuban missile crisis -- The assassination of President Kennedy -- The Vietnam war -- The assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. -- The Watergate affair -- Technological accidents : the Challenger explosion, travel accidents, Three Mile Island, calamities to come -- Collective memory
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: xi, 224 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 45729345
ISBN/ISSN: 0585260133

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