Category Archives: Chafe, William H.
William Chafe is the author of The Unfinished Journey: America Since World War II and Civilities and Civil Rights: Greensboro, North Carolina and the Black Struggle for Freedom (Oxford University Press). From 1969-1975, Howard Lee was the first black mayor … Continue reading
John Opie studies the landscape of American values to identify variants of the American dream, which range from having basic necessities to living in luxurious material comfort. He explores the relationship of the American dream to American democratic ideals and … Continue reading
William Chafe discusses the possible effects of the Equal Rights Amendment on American society and how it might affect the role of women in the home. He comments on gender roles as seen from different cultural perspectives and in different … Continue reading