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beat generation

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
beat generation

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a movement of young people in the 1950s and early 1960s who rejected conventional society, valuing free self-expression and favouring

Reference Entry.  41 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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