TITLE

The faces of the left

AUTHOR(S)
Sanoff, Alvin P.
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/20/92, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the book `The Rise and Fall of the American Left,' by John Patrick Diggins, which traces radical American politics from their optimistic origins to today's ivory-tower cynicism. The circumstances that have produced radical movements in 20th-century America; Whether or not the student radicals of the 1960s were the heirs of the old left; Why the United States is better off as a result of these radical movements.
ACCESSION #
9207201860

 

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