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The Resource Little 'Red Scares' : Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States, 1921-1946

Little 'Red Scares' : Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States, 1921-1946

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Little 'Red Scares' : Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States, 1921-1946
Title
Little 'Red Scares'
Title remainder
Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States, 1921-1946
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anti-communism has long been a potent force in American politics, capable of gripping both government and popular attention. Nowhere is this more evident that the two great 'red scares' of 1919-20 and 1946-54; the latter generally - if somewhat inaccurately - termed McCarthyism. By focusing on the interim period between the two major 'red scares', this volume makes clear that the lingering effects of 1919-20 and the gathering storm-clouds of 'McCarthyism' were clearly visible throughout the 20s and 30s. In so doing the rationale and motivations for the 'red scares' are contexualised as part of
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Cataloging source
MHW
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Goldstein, Robert Justin
Dewey number
973.9
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E743.5 .L56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Anti-communist movements
  • Political persecution
  • Social conflict
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • Anti-communist movements
  • Political persecution
  • Politics and government
  • Social conflict
  • United States
Label
Little 'Red Scares' : Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States, 1921-1946
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Little "Red Scares" : Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States -- After the Red Scare : Civil Liberties in the Era of Harding and Coolidge / Ernest Freeberg -- The FBI and the Politics of Anti-Communism, 1920-1945 : A Prelude to Power / Athan Theoharis -- Citizens versus Outsiders : Anti-Communism at State and Local Levels / M.J. Heale -- Red Herrings? The Fish Committee in the Early Depression Years / Alex Goodall -- Little Red Schoolhouses? Anti-Communists and Education in the "Age of Conflicts" / Timothy Cain -- Fighting the "Red Danger" : Employers and Anti-Communism / Chad Pearson -- Leftward Ramparts : Labor and Anti-Communism Between the World Wars / Markku Ruotsila -- Premature McCarthyism : Spanish Republican Aid and the Origins of Cold War Anti-Communism / Eric Smith -- Laying the Foundations for the Post-World War II Red Scare : Investigating the Left-Feminist Consumer Movement / Landon R.Y. Storrs -- The Dies Committee v. the New Deal : Real Americans and the Unending Search for Un-Americans / Kenneth O'Reilly -- The Long Black and Red Scare : Anti-Communism and the African-American Freedom Struggle / Robbie Lieberman -- Shooting Rabid Dogs : New York's Rapp Coudet Attack on Teachers Unions / Stephen Leberstein -- The History of the Smith Act and the Hatch Act : Anti-Communism and the Rise of the Conservative Coalition in Congress / Rebecca Hill
Control code
879022662
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (381 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472413772
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879022662
Label
Little 'Red Scares' : Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States, 1921-1946
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Little "Red Scares" : Anti-Communism and Political Repression in the United States -- After the Red Scare : Civil Liberties in the Era of Harding and Coolidge / Ernest Freeberg -- The FBI and the Politics of Anti-Communism, 1920-1945 : A Prelude to Power / Athan Theoharis -- Citizens versus Outsiders : Anti-Communism at State and Local Levels / M.J. Heale -- Red Herrings? The Fish Committee in the Early Depression Years / Alex Goodall -- Little Red Schoolhouses? Anti-Communists and Education in the "Age of Conflicts" / Timothy Cain -- Fighting the "Red Danger" : Employers and Anti-Communism / Chad Pearson -- Leftward Ramparts : Labor and Anti-Communism Between the World Wars / Markku Ruotsila -- Premature McCarthyism : Spanish Republican Aid and the Origins of Cold War Anti-Communism / Eric Smith -- Laying the Foundations for the Post-World War II Red Scare : Investigating the Left-Feminist Consumer Movement / Landon R.Y. Storrs -- The Dies Committee v. the New Deal : Real Americans and the Unending Search for Un-Americans / Kenneth O'Reilly -- The Long Black and Red Scare : Anti-Communism and the African-American Freedom Struggle / Robbie Lieberman -- Shooting Rabid Dogs : New York's Rapp Coudet Attack on Teachers Unions / Stephen Leberstein -- The History of the Smith Act and the Hatch Act : Anti-Communism and the Rise of the Conservative Coalition in Congress / Rebecca Hill
Control code
879022662
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (381 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472413772
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879022662

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