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Revolution in the Air Sixties Radicals Turn to Lenin, Mao and Che

ISBN-10: 1844675637
ISBN-13: 9781844675630
Edition: 2nd 2006
Authors: Max Elbaum
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Description: The first in-depth study of the long march of the US New Left after 1968. Revolution in the Air tells the story of the 'new communist movement' which was the most racially integrated and fast-growing movement on the Left. Thousands of young  More...

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Book details

List price: $23.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Verso Books
Publication date: 10/17/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 380
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

The first in-depth study of the long march of the US New Left after 1968. Revolution in the Air tells the story of the 'new communist movement' which was the most racially integrated and fast-growing movement on the Left. Thousands of young activists, radicalized by the Vietnam War and Black Liberation, and spurred on by the Puerto Rican, Chicano and Asian-American movements, embraced a Third World oriented version of Marxism. These admirers of Mao, Che and Amilcar Cabral organized resistance to the republican majorities of Nixon and Ford. By the 1980s these groups had either collapsed or become tiny shards of the dream of a Maoist world revolution. Taking issue with the idea of a division between an early 'good sixties' and a later 'bad sixties,' Max Elbaum is particularly concerned to reclaim the lessons of the new communist movement for today's activists who, like their sixties' predecessors, are coming of age at a time when the Left lacks mass support and is fragmented along racial lines.

John Bowman has been a practising Buddhist for over 20 years. As well as contributing to many books and journals on Buddhism, he has also lectured in psychology. He is currently living in Sri Lanka.Gina Steer is a cookery editor, writer and broadcaster of many years' experience. She has written and contributed to a wide range of cookbooks and publications for many different publishers, including the Simple Cookery, Let's Cook and Quick and Simple cookery series for Flame Tree.Gina Steer is a cookery editor, writer and broadcaster of many years' experience. She has written and contributed to a wide range of cookbooks and publications for many different publishers, including the Simple Cookery, Let's Cook and Quick and Simple cookery series for Flame Tree.Max Elbaum was a member of Students for a Democratic Society and a leader of oneof the main new communist movement organizations. His writings haveappeared in the Nation , the US Guardian, CrossRoads, and the Encyclopedia of the American Left . He lives in Oakland.

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