Necessary trouble : growing up at midcentury
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New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2023.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780374601805, 0374601801
Physical Desc
304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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REPUBLIC PUBLIC LIBRARY
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Published
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2023.
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9780374601805, 0374601801

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"Drew Gilpin Faust writes about coming of age in a conservative Southern family in postwar America"-- Provided by publisher.
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"A privileged white girl in conservative, segregated Virginia was expected to adopt a willful blindness to the inequities of race and the constraints of gender. For Drew Gilpin, the acceptance of both female subordination and racial hierarchy proved intolerable and galvanizing. Urged to become "well adjusted" and to fill the role of a poised young lady that her upbringing imposed, she found resistance was necessary for her survival. During the 1960s, through her love of learning and her active engagement in the civil rights, student, and antiwar movements, Drew forged a path of her own--one that would eventually lead her to become a historian of the very conflicts that were instrumental in shaping the world she grew up in. Culminating in the upheavals of 1968, Necessary Trouble captures a time of rapid change and fierce reaction in one young woman's life, tracing the transformations and aftershocks that we continue to grapple with today" -- publisher's description.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Faust, D. G. (2023). Necessary trouble: growing up at midcentury (First edition.). Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Faust, Drew Gilpin. 2023. Necessary Trouble: Growing Up At Midcentury. Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Faust, Drew Gilpin. Necessary Trouble: Growing Up At Midcentury Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Faust, Drew Gilpin. Necessary Trouble: Growing Up At Midcentury First edition., Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2023.

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