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MySearchLab provides students with a complete understanding of the research process so they can complete research projects confidently and efficiently. Students and instructors with an internet connection can visit www.MySearchLab.com and receive immediate access to thousands of full articles from the EBSCO ContentSelect database. In addition, MySearchLab offers extensive content on the research process itself—including tips on how to navigate and maximize time in the campus library, a step-by-step guide on writing a research paper, and instructions on how to finish an academic assignment with endnotes and bibliography.­

 

Broad in scope and written in a lively narrative style, this comprehensive book covers all topics and personalities from the late 19th through the 20th century, and now includes a new chapter covering the momentous events of the dawning 21st century. It focuses on the public life of the American people and on the history of American politics and public policy. The story of America in the 20th century and beyond unfolds chapter by chapter in carefully constructed categories, carving out a time segment. Within each time frame, the particular topics that define an era and give it its historical significance are developed. An accessible book for anyone who wants to understand the major concepts of modern U.S. history.

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Broad in scope and written in a lively narrative style, this comprehensive book covers all topics and personalities from the late 19th through the 20th century, and now includes a new chapter covering the momentous events of the dawning 21st century. It focuses on the public life of the American people and on the history of American politics and public policy. The story of America in the 20th century and beyond unfolds chapter by chapter in carefully constructed categories, carving out a time segment. Within each time frame, the particular topics that define an era and give it its historical significance are developed. An accessible book for anyone who wants to understand the major concepts of modern U.S. history.

Table of Contents

Each chapter includes Study Questions, Important Events, Bibliography Essay, and Internet Resources

 

Chapter 1.      A Society in Transition

Chapter 2.      The Progressive Era

Chapter 3.      The United States Engages the World

Chapter 4.      The Twenties

Chapter 5.      The Great Depression

Chapter 6.      The New Deal

Chapter 7.      Diplomacy Between Wars

Chapter 8.      World War II

Chapter 9.      The Cold War

Chapter 10.    The Age Consensus

Chapter 11.    The Sixties

Chapter 12.    Calming Down

Chapter 13.    An Era of Limits

Chapter 14.    America Revived

Chapter 15.    Going Global

Chapter 16.    The New Millennium

Appendices A through G

Product Details

ISBN:
9780131593077
Author:
Moss, George
Publisher:
Pearson
With:
Thomas, Evan A.
Author:
Moss, George Donelson
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
United States - 21st Century
Subject:
General History
Subject:
United States History 20th century.
Subject:
United States Politics and government.
Subject:
US History - 20th Century
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
6
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
MySearchLab Series 15% off
Publication Date:
March 2007
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
656
Dimensions:
9.2 x 7 x 1.2 in 953 gr

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"Synopsis" by , Broad in scope and written in a lively narrative style, this comprehensive book covers all topics and personalities from the late 19th through the 20th century, and now includes a new chapter covering the momentous events of the dawning 21st century. It focuses on the public life of the American people and on the history of American politics and public policy. The story of America in the 20th century and beyond unfolds chapter by chapter in carefully constructed categories, carving out a time segment. Within each time frame, the particular topics that define an era and give it its historical significance are developed. An accessible book for anyone who wants to understand the major concepts of modern U.S. history.
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