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Kallen, Stuart A. 1955-

Overview
Works: 514 works in 1,200 publications in 1 language and 99,494 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Reference works  Biographies  Rock music 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stuart A Kallen
The 1950s by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political, economic, and cultural life of the United States in the 1950s, including the effects of the Cold War, the civil rights movement, television, music, art, science, and technology
The 1990s by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political, historical, and cultural life of the United States in the 1990s
The 1980s by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the political, historical, and cultural life of the United States in the 1980s, including the end of communism, the Iran-Contra affair, and pop culture of the time
What energy sources should be pursued? by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of essays by energy experts and environmentalists concerning the debate over developing energy alternatives such as the use of solar and wind power and hydrogen power
Media bias by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examined from liberal and conservative viewpoints, authors discuss the corporation controls on new outlets, the control of advertisers over the media, and the sensationalistic programming of news to attract large audiences
The history of classical music by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the evolution of classical music, including the contributions of various cultures and composers. Brief biographical sketches of significant composers are included
The Civil Rights Movement : the history of Black people in America, 1930-1980 by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tells of the campaign for civil rights waged by Blacks from 1930 to 1980
Are American elections fair?( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints on the fairness of elections in the United States, discussing such topics as the Electoral College, electronic voting machines, and the participation of felons and noncitizens in the electoral process
The history of rock and roll by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of rock and roll music, from blues and pop to acid rock and rap, and profiles several performers who made a significant contributions to the industry, including Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Buddy Holly and others
How should America's wilderness be managed?( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains sixteen essays that provide varying perspectives on the issue of how America's wilderness lands should be managed, discussing roadless rules, wildfire policy, oil and gas drilling, logging, and other topics
Is factory farming harming America?( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers the reader not only a full spectrum of dissent on factory farming, but also the ability to test the validity of arguments by following up on sources used as evidence
Are privacy rights being violated?( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors explore current privacy rights issues and trends
The history of jazz by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origins of jazz, famed jazz musicians, musical movements within the genre, and jazz's influence on rock 'n' roll
Sixties counterculture( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counterculture thrived during the turbulent sixties as America's youth began exploring personal expression and cultivating political change. The compilation of eyewitness accounts examines the counterculture movement's beginnings in the early sixties, war protesters, hippies and the psychedelic revolution, guerilla politics and the rise of black power
Heroin( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides essays that cover varying opinions on heroin, discussing addiction, treatment options, and law enforcement efforts
Che Guevara : you win or you die by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

October 9, 1967. World-renowned revolutionary Che Guevara is dead at the age of thirty-nine. The charismatic Argentinian revolutionary had been leading guerilla fighters in the jungles of Bolivia and was captured by the Bolivian army. Mario TerAn, a sergeant in the Bolivian army, volunteered to execute the prisoner. He carried out the bloody assignment with nine point-blank shots to Guevara's body. Around the globe, reactions to the assassination were mixed. In Cuba, where Guevara had helped overthrow a brutally repressive dictatorship in 1959, more than one million people mourned openly. But in the United States and elsewhere, many business leaders and government officials were relieved. Guevara's anti-capitalist movement sought to strip big businesses of their land and power. He wanted to set up socialist systems to spread wealth and resources among ordinary workers'in Latin America and all around the world. To the rich and powerful, Guevara was a dangerous threat. In this chronicle of an assassination, find out what inspired the myth of Che Guevara and what brought him to this bloody crossroads of history
The Salem witch trials by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Salem witch trials, including their Puritan background, the accusations made, and the outcome of the social hysteria that produced the situation
Indian gaming( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an objective look at Indian casinos with articles on both sides of the issues concerning sovereignty, property rights, gambling profits and more
Life on the Underground Railroad by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what it was like to be involved in the Underground Railroad, discussing life on the run, the lives of the trackers, conductors, and stationmasters, and the building of new lives in Canada
Days of slavery : a history of Black people in America, 1619-1863 by Stuart A Kallen( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces slavery from its earliest days, discusses what the lives of slaves were like, profile Crispus Attucks, Benjamin Banneker, Peter Salem, and Denmark Vesey
 
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The 1950s
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The 1990sThe 1980sWhat energy sources should be pursued?Media biasThe history of classical musicThe Civil Rights Movement : the history of Black people in America, 1930-1980Are American elections fair?The history of rock and roll
Alternative Names
Kallen, Stuart.

Languages
English (108)