WSQ: Gender and Culture in the 1950s

WSQ: Gender and Culture in the 1950s


Edited by Deborah L. Nelson
A new exploration of the 1950s that puts the offbeat at center.

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Paperback Edition
ISBN: 9781558615120
Publication Date: 12-01-2005

Volume 33 Numbers 3–4: Fall/Winter 2005

Far from complacent, the 1950s were a time of cataclysmic change, especially for women. This lively collection explores women's encounters with politics and culture, from the Cold War to the Civil Rights movement, and from Sylvia Plath to PEYTON PLACE.