Occupation of American Mind

The Great Exception: The New Deal and the Limits of American Politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 21, 2017
The Great Exception: The New Deal and the Limits of American Politics

The Great Exception: The New Deal and the Limits of American Politics by Jefferson Cowie
English | January 12th, 2016 | ASIN: B0131KW63Y, ISBN: 069117573X, 0691143803 | 280 Pages | EPUB | 3.46 MB

Where does the New Deal fit in the big picture of American history? What does it mean for us today? What happened to the economic equality it once engendered? In The Great Exception, Jefferson Cowie provides new answers to these important questions. In the period between the Great Depression and the 1970s, he argues, the United States government achieved a unique level of equality, using its considerable resources on behalf of working Americans in ways that it had not before and has not since.

Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers (Palgrave Studies in Comedy)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Nov. 17, 2017
Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers (Palgrave Studies in Comedy)

Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers (Palgrave Studies in Comedy) by Sabrina Fuchs Abrams
English | 31 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319567284 | 280 Pages | PDF | 4.46 MB

This collection is the first to focus on the transgressive and transformative power of American female humorists. It explores the work of authors and comediennes such as Carolyn Wells, Lucille Clifton, Mary McCarthy,
Fighting Fundamentalist: Carl McIntire and the Politicization of American Fundamentalism [Repost]

Markku Ruotsila - Fighting Fundamentalist: Carl McIntire and the Politicization of American Fundamentalism
Published: 2015-12-01 | ISBN: 0199372993 | PDF | 416 pages | 7.05 MB

American Artifact: The Rise of American Rock Poster Art (2009)  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at Nov. 14, 2017
American Artifact: The Rise of American Rock Poster Art (2009)

American Artifact: The Rise of American Rock Poster Art (2009)
DVDRip | MKV | 720x480 | x264 @ 2999 Kbps | English AAC 2.0 @ 160 Kbps | 88 min | 1,80 Gb
Genre: Documentary

American Artifact chronicles the rise of American rock poster art since it's birth in the'60s. Award-winning director, Merle Becker crosses the country interviewing the rock poster artists from the different eras to discover that America is currently in the midst of a 21st century "rock poster art movement", where thousands of artists around the country are doing silk screened rock poster art inspired by their local scene, the music of our time, and the spirit of our era.

Merchants of Debt: KKR and the Mortgaging of American Business  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 14, 2017
Merchants of Debt: KKR and the Mortgaging of American Business

George Anders, "Merchants of Debt: KKR and the Mortgaging of American Business"
2002 (2013) | ISBN-10: 1587981254 | 364 pages | AZW3 | 0,6 MB

Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 13, 2017
Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science

Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science by Christoph Irmscher
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1524704946 | 454 Pages | EPUB (True) | 24.16 MB

"This book is not just about a man of science but also about a scientific culture in the making—warts and all." —The New York Times Book Review

Guide to the Silent Years of American Cinema [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 13, 2017
Guide to the Silent Years of American Cinema [Repost]

Christophe P. Jacobs, Donald McCaffrey - Guide to the Silent Years of American Cinema
Published: 1999-09-30 | ISBN: 0313303452 | PDF | 343 pages | 22.52 MB

The Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 12, 2017
The Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism [Repost]

Andrew Bacevich - The Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism
Published: 2008-08-05 | ISBN: 0805088156, 0805090169 | EPUB + MOBI | 224 pages | 0.58 MB
Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics [Audiobook]

Lawrence O'Donnell (Author, Narrator),‎ "Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics"
ASIN: B074F3WNS1, ISBN: 0525498222 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~17:59:00 | 511 MB
The Domestic Sources of American Foreign Policy: Insights and Evidence, 7th Edition

James M. McCormick, "The Domestic Sources of American Foreign Policy: Insights and Evidence, 7th Edition"
English | ISBN: 1442275359, 1442275367 | 2017 | 336 pages | PDF | 98 MB