The Death and Rebirth of American Radicalism by Stanley Aronowitz

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The Death and Rebirth of American Radicalism differentiates the "Social Justice Left" from "Cultural Radicalism" and the various social movements for individual freedom.

In The Death and Rebirth of American Radicalism, Stanley Aronowitz asks the question, "Is there anything left of the Left?" With the rise of Newt Gingrich and his "Contract With America," how is it that conservativism staged such a remarkable recovery after being discounted in the turbulent 1960s? Aronowitz addresses these and other burning issues of contemporary politics.

About Stanley Aronowitz

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Stanley Aronowitz is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for Cultural Studies at City University of New York. He is the co-editor of Technoscience and Cyberculture (Routledge, 1995), and author of Dead Artists, Live Theories and Other Cultural Problems (Routledge, 1993) and The Politics of IdentityN (Routledge, 1991), among many other titles.
Published September 13, 2013 by Routledge. 232 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Humor & Entertainment, Business & Economics, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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In a dense tableau of far-left factions and subfactions, Aronowitz (Roll Over Beethoven and The Politics of Identity) traces the political decline of radical ideas ""that once sent terror into the hearts of America's corporate rulers."" According to Aronowitz, the death knell of radicalism began ...

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