Capozzola, Christopher Joseph Nicodemus, 1971-

Uncle Sam wants you : World War I and the making of the modern American citizen / Christopher Capozzola. - Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008. - ix, 334 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-319) and index.

The spirit of selective service : conscription and coercion -- Between God and country : objecting to the wartime state -- The obligation to volunteer : women and coercive voluntarism -- Policing the home front : from vigilance to vigilantism -- Responsible speech : rights in a culture of obligation -- Enemy aliens : loyalty and the birth of the surveillance state -- Armistice and after.

9780195335491 (hardcover : alk. paper) 019533549X (hardcover : alk. paper)

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014651694 Uk


World War, 1914-1918--Social aspects--United States.
Political culture--History--United States--20th century.
Consensus (Social sciences)--History--United States--20th century.
Patriotism--History.--United States
Citizenship--History.--United States


United States--Social conditions--1865-1918.

E780 / .C26 2008

305.48/896073009041 973.913