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Author Martínez, Manuel Luis.
Title Countering the counterculture : rereading postwar American dissent from Jack Kerouac to Tomás Rivera / Manuel Luis Martinez.
Published Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, c2003.
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 Floor4  PS228.B6 M37 2003    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 353 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-348) and index.
Contents The Roots of Postwar Dissent and the Counterculture -- No Fear Like Invasion: movement Absorption, and Stasis Horror in the Beat Vision -- With Imperious Eye: Kerouac's Fellaheen Western -- Civitas and Its Discontents: The Lone Hunter Pleads the Fourth -- The Americano Narrative: Postwar Mexican American Dissent and Community -- Historian with a Sour Stomach: Zeta's Americano Journey -- Mapping El Movimiento: Somewhere between Ameŕica and Aztlan -- Arriving at El Pueblo Libre: The Insistence of Americanismo.
Subject American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Beat generation.
American literature -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Counterculture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mexican Americans -- Intellectual life.
Mexican Americans in literature.
Social problems in literature.
Libertarianism in literature.
Dissenters in literature.
ISBN 0299192806 (alk. paper)
0299192849 (pbk.)
OCLC number 51854667