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Preface PART ONE: Retrospect 1. "The American Century" 2. Before the Revolutions 3. The Challenge of Power 4. The Inflation of Moral Possibilities 5. The Generational Chasm PART TWO: Eight Revolutions 6. Affluence 7. From Isolation to Hegemonic Power 8. The Rise of the Military 9. The Reorganization of the Business System 10. The Revolution in Racial Relations 11. The Revolution in Gender Roles 12. Revolution in Sexual Behavior and Attitudes 13. The Demise of Privacy PART THREE: Counterrevolution 14. Collapse of the Liberal Democratic Coalition 15. Liberalism: Ascension & Declension 16. The Liberal Democratic Coalition 17. The Failure Syndrome 18. Rise of the New Left & Birth of "Neoconservatism" 19. Right-Wing Ascendancy 20. The Reagan Revolution 21. Summary PART FOUR: "The New American Century" 22. "The New American Century" Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
United States -- History -- 1945-.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-.
Social change -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.