Culture, Politics, and the Cold War

This highly regarded series has produced a wide range of books that reexamine the Cold War as a distinct historical epoch, focusing on the relationship between culture and politics.

Manuscript submissions

Please direct manuscript inquiries to the series editor or to:

Clark Dougan, Senior Editor
University of Massachusetts Press
East Experiment Station
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Amherst, MA  01003
cdougan@umpress.umass.edu
413-545-4989

Series Editor

Christian G. Appy
Department of History
University of Massachusetts Amherst
appy@history.umass.edu

Edwin A. Martini
Department of History
Western Michigan University
edwin.martini@wmich.edu

Series Editorial Board

Robin D. G. Kelley
University of Southern California

George Lipsitz
University of California, Santa Barbara

Elaine Tyler May
University of Minnesota

Lary May
University of Minnesota

Joanne Meyerowitz
Yale University

Emily S. Rosenberg
University of California, Irvine

Stephen J. Whitfield
Brandeis University

Marilyn Young
New York University

Books in the Series (arranged by year of publication)

Making the Desert Modern
Americans, Arabs, and Oil on the Saudi Frontier, 1933–1973
2015
Kent State
Death and Dissent in the Long Sixties
2015
Citizenship in Cold War America
The National Security State and the Possibilities of Dissent
2014
Forever Vietnam
How a Divisive War Changed American Public Memory
2014
A Cold War State of Mind
Brainwashing and Postwar American Society
2013
American Immunity
War Crimes and the Limits of International Law
2013
[node-title] The Pro-War Movement
Domestic Support for the Vietnam War and the Making of Modern American Conservatism
2013
Agent Orange
History, Science, and the Politics of Uncertainty
2012
[node-title] Modernizing Repression
Police Training and Nation-Building in the American Century
2012
[node-title] A Call to Conscience
The Anti-Contra War Campaign
2012
[node-title] Liberty and Justice for All?
Rethinking Politics in Cold War America
2012
[node-title] The Vietnam War in American Memory
Veterans, Memorials, and the Politics of Healing
2011
[node-title] Upstaging the Cold War
American Dissent and Cultural Diplomacy, 1940-1960
2011
Perfectly Average
The Pursuit of Normality in Postwar America
2010
Hanoi Jane
War, Sex, and Fantasies of Betrayal
2010
[node-title] The Dragon's Tail
Americans Face the Atomic Age
2010
[node-title] Secular Missionaries
Americans and African Development in the 1960s
2010
[node-title] The Myth of the Addicted Army
Vietnam and the Modern War on Drugs
2009
[node-title] Beyond Vietnam
The Politics of Protest in Massachusetts, 1974-1990
2009
[node-title] The Greatest Menace
Organized Crime in Cold War America
2009
[node-title] The Other Side of Grief
The Home Front and the Aftermath in American Narratives of the Vietnam War
2008
[node-title] Vietnam's Southern Revolution
From Peasant Insurrection to Total War
2008
[node-title] Invisible Enemies
The American War on Vietnam, 1975-2000
2007
[node-title] Hollywood's Cold War 2007
The End of Victory Culture
Cold War America and the Disillusioning of a Generation
2007
[node-title] Washington's China
The National Security World, the Cold War, and the Origins of Globalism
2006
Edward Lansdale's Cold War 2005
[node-title] Imperial Brotherhood
Gender and the Making of Cold War Foreign Policy
2003
[node-title] Staging Growth
Modernization, Development, and the Global Cold War
2003
[node-title] Vietnam and Other American Fantasies 2001
[node-title] Betty Friedan and the Making of "The Feminine Mystique"
The American Left, the Cold War, and Modern Feminism
2000
[node-title] Cold War Constructions
The Political Culture of United States Imperialism, 1945-1966
2000
[node-title] Dr. America
The Lives of Thomas A. Dooley, 1927-1961
1998