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By Alan Nadel

ISBN-10: 0813565499

ISBN-13: 9780813565491

ISBN-10: 0813565502

ISBN-13: 9780813565507

Prolific literature, either renowned and scholarly, depicts the USA  in the interval of the excessive chilly conflict as being captivated with normality, implicitly figuring the postwar interval as a go back to the lifestyle that were wear carry, first by way of the nice melancholy after which by means of Pearl Harbor. 

Demographic Angst argues that mandated normativity—as a political schedule and a social ethic—precluded specific expression of the anxiousness produced via America’s significantly reconfigured postwar inhabitants.  Alan Nadel explores influential non-fiction books, journal articles, and public files together with motion pictures akin to Singin’ within the Rain, at the Waterfront, sundown street, and Sayonara, to check how those motion pictures labored via clean anxieties that emerged in the course of the Fifties.  

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