American History: A Survey, with Primary Source Investigator and Powerweb / Edition 12

American History: A Survey, with Primary Source Investigator and Powerweb / Edition 12

by Alan Brinkley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073255041

ISBN-13: 9780073255040

Pub. Date: 12/23/2005

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Highly respected for its impeccable scholarship and elegant writing style, Alan Brinkley’s American History provides students and instructors with a reliable, comprehensive account of the American past in which no single approach or theme predominates. From its first edition, this text has included a scrupulous account of American political and diplomatic

Overview

Highly respected for its impeccable scholarship and elegant writing style, Alan Brinkley’s American History provides students and instructors with a reliable, comprehensive account of the American past in which no single approach or theme predominates. From its first edition, this text has included a scrupulous account of American political and diplomatic history. Today, the book explores areas of history such as social, cultural, urban, racial and ethnic history, the history of the West and South, environmental history, the history of women and gender, and American history in a global context. The twelfth edition of this text includes the McGraw-Hill’s hit Primary Source Investigator (PSI) cd-rom, with hundreds of sources and a program that walks students through how to write a paper using those sources as evidence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073255040
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
12/23/2005
Edition description:
12TH PKG
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.73(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter One: THE MEETING OF CULTURES


Chapter Two: TRANSPLANTATIONS AND BORDERLANDS


Chapter Three: SOCIETY AND CULTURE IN PROVINCIAL AMERICA


Chapter Four: THE EMPIRE IN TRANSITION


Chapter Five: THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION


Chapter Six: THE CONSTITUTION AND THE NEW REPUBLIC


Chapter Seven: THE JEFFERSONIAN ERA


Chapter Eight: VARIETIES OF AMERICAN NATIONALISM


Chapter Nine: JACKSONIAN AMERICA


Chapter Ten: AMERICA'S ECONOMIC REVOLUTION


Chapter Eleven: COTTON, SLAVERY, AND THE OLD SOUTH


Chapter Twelve: ANTEBELLUM CULTURE AND REFORM


Chapter Thirteen: THE IMPENDING CRISIS


Chapter Fourteen: THE CIVIL WAR


Chapter Fifteen: RECONSTRUCTION AND THE NEW SOUTH


Chapter Sixteen: THE CONQUEST OF THE FAR WEST


Chapter Seventeen: INDUSTRIAL SUPREMACY


Chapter Eighteen: THE AGE OF THE CITY


Chapter Nineteen: FROM STALEMATE TO CRISIS


Chapter Twenty: THE IMPERIAL REPUBLIC


Chapter Twenty-One: THE RISE OF PROGRESSIVISM


Chapter Twenty-Two: THE BATTLE FOR NATIONAL REFORM


Chapter Twenty-Three: AMERICA AND THE GREAT WAR


Chapter Twenty-Four: "THE NEW ERA"


Chapter Twenty-Five: THE GREAT DEPRESSION


Chapter Twenty-Six: THE NEW DEAL


Chapter Twenty-Seven: THE GLOBAL CRISIS, 1921-1941


Chapter Twenty-Eight: AMERICA IN A WORLD AT WAR


Chapter Twenty-Nine: THE COLD WAR


Chapter Thirty: THE AFFLUENT SOCIETY


Chapter Thirty-One: THE ORDER OF LIBERALISM


Chapter Thirty-Two: THE CRISIS OF AUTHORITY


Chapter Thirty-Three: FROM "THE AGE OF LIMITS" TO THE AGE OF REAGAN


Chapter Thirty-Four: THE AGE OF GLOBALIZATION


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