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Hippies : a guide to an American subculture

Hippies : a guide to an American subculture

Author: Micah L Issitt
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood Press, ©2009.
Series: Guides to subcultures and countercultures.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title explores how hippies, and 1960s counterculture in general, developed and influenced popular culture in America. Covering the years between 1961 and 1972, this is the first volume focused exclusively on the emergence, growth, and lasting legacy of hippie culture, on everything from clothing, hair styles, and music to attitudes toward sex and drugs, and anti-war, anti-establishment activism.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Issitt, Micah L.
Hippies.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood Press/ABC-CLIO, ©2009
(DLC) 2009029453
(OCoLC)422757495
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Micah L Issitt
ISBN: 9780313365737 0313365733 9786612337581 6612337583 1282337580 9781282337589
Language Note: English.
OCLC Number: 646843175
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 164 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Historical overview --
Sex and the hip body --
Drugs and the search for enlightment --
Rock & roll --
Politics and establishment.
Series Title: Guides to subcultures and countercultures.
Responsibility: Micah L. Issitt.

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An insightful introduction to hippie culture and how its revolutionary principles in the 1960s helped shape modern culture.This title explores how hippies, and 1960s counterculture in general,  Read more...
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"Hippies is a delectable introduction to the hippie counterculture of the 1960s. . . . This book is a must have." - ARBAonline "This guide for students and general readers focuses on the subculture Read more...

 
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