Reading the American Past Volume I To 1877

Author: Michael P. Johnson
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312564139
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"Organized chapter by chapter to parallel The American promise: a history of the United States in all its editions"--v. 1, p. iii.

Reading the American Past Volume II From 1865

Author: Michael P. Johnson
Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's
ISBN: 9780312459680
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This two-volume primary-source collection provides a diverse selection of voices from the nation’s past while emphasizing the important social, political, and economic themes of a U.S. history survey course. Edited by one of the authors of The American Promise and designed to complement the textbook, Reading the American Past features over 150 documents, each accompanied by a headnote and questions for discussion to encourage students’ understanding of the sources.

Reading the American Past To 1877

Author: Michael P. Johnson
Publisher: Bedford/st Martins
ISBN: 9780312391324
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This two-volume primary-source collection provides a broad range of voices and perspectives from our nation's past, while emphasizing the important social, political, and economic themes of most U.S. history survey courses. Edited by one of the authors of The American Promise and designed to complement the textbook, Reading the American Past offers a rich selection of over 125 documents and editorial apparatus to aid students' understanding of the sources.

Gender Sex and the Shaping of Modern Europe

Author: Annette F. Timm
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472583825
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Through a blend of history and historiography, Gender, Sex and the Shaping of Modern Europe provides a clear and concise introduction to gender history in the region. The detailed examples and engaging language make this a useful overview for students not only of gender history, but also of European history more widely, as considerations of gender illuminate our understanding of historical change and individual experience. In six thematic chapters that cover democracy and capitalism, imperialism and war, the authors explain how gender roles were socially constructed and how they influenced political and economic developments during the period. This new edition has been thoroughly re-edited and expanded to take account of ongoing methodological innovation and recent scholarship in the field. The book also includes a brand new chapter on sexuality in the 21st century and extended material on: · Scandinavia · The Mediterranean · Alternative Sexualities · Women's history and femininity Gender, Sex and the Shaping of Modern Europe is a key text for all students of gender history and the history of modern Europe in general.

The American Promise Volume 1 To 1877

Author: James L. Roark
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 145768571X
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The American Promise has long been a course favorite, and it has just gotten better. Students value the texts readability, clear chronology, and lively voices of ordinary Americans, while instructors rely upon the rich content, the many documents and features, and the overall support for teaching their class their way.

Understanding the American Promise Volume I To 1877

Author: James L. Roark
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1457662825
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Understanding the American Promise, Second Edition, features a brief, question-driven narrative that models for students the inquiry-based methods used by historians and features innovative active learning pedagogy to help students understand what’s really important to know about U.S. history. This affordable text comes integrated with LearningCurve, an adaptive learning tool that helps students retain what they’ve read and come to class prepared.

Collected Essays On Americanism

Author: David Claire Jennings
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 099746013X
Format: PDF, ePub
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What does it mean to be an American in the sense of the United States of America? Is there anything special or extraordinary about our nation and its people? There is perhaps an impetus to search the past for these things and contemplate the present in this age where grace and graciousness are nearly non-existent. Some of the answers are in these sixty-six essays and stories. There is a mix of contemporary and historical narratives. The essays are grouped in categories - society, bureaucracy, history, law, politics, economics and art.

Understanding the American Promise A History Volume I To 1877

Author: James L. Roark
Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's
ISBN: 9781457639807
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Understanding the American Promise, Second Edition, features a brief, question-driven narrative that models for students the inquiry-based methods used by historians and features innovative active learning pedagogy to help students understand what’s really important to know about U.S. history. This affordable text comes integrated with LearningCurve, an adaptive learning tool that helps students retain what they’ve read and come to class prepared.