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American Anti-Nuclear Activism, 1975–1990

The Challenge of Peace


Part of the Palgrave Studies in the History of Social Movements book series (PSHSM)

About this book


Looking at national peace organizations alongside lesser-known protest collectives, this book argues that anti-nuclear activists encountered familiar challenges common to other social movements of the late twentieth century.


20th century history the cold war nuclear history social movements peace 20th century advertising America argue building Cold War democracy dynamics Enzo Paci lifestyle organization politics twentieth century USA

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Modern History, Politics and International RelationsMacquarie UniversityAustralia

About the authors

Kyle Harvey is based at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. He was the 2013 C.H. Currey Memorial Fellow at the State Library of New South Wales.

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