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Out of the burning house political socialization in the age of affluence

Hobbs, Sandy

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  • Creator Sandy Hobbs and Willie Thompson
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, 2011.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (174 p.)
  • ISBNs 1283142945, 9786613142948, 144383047X
  • OCLC ocn816845462

Summary

  • This unique collaboration, between a Marxist historian and behaviourist psychologist, is a vivid picture of the cultural milieu they experienced at Aberdeen University, and of social forces often overlooked in histories of the time: Scientific Humanism, The New Left, and precursors of the Women's Liberation Movement. As students together in the MacMillan Era, they shared an attachment to socialist, secular and scientific values. Like Brecht, they saw those unwilling to commit to revolutionar...

Notes

  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • English

Contents

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; TIMELINE; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CHAPTER SIX; CHAPTER SEVEN; CHAPTER EIGHT; CHAPTER NINE; CHAPTER TEN; CHAPTER ELEVEN; APPENDIX A; APPENDIX B; APPENDIX C; APPENDIX D; APPENDIX E; APPENDIX F; BIBLIOGRAPHY; NOTES; INDEX
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