America's History, Volume II / Edition 8

America's History, Volume II / Edition 8

by James A. Henretta, Eric Hinderaker, Rebecca Edwards, Robert O. Self
     
 

ISBN-10: 1457628171

ISBN-13: 9781457628177

Pub. Date: 01/10/2014

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's


Help your students think historically
Known for its interpretive voice and thoughtful analysis, America's History models exactly the kind of thinking and writing students need to be successful. An accessible and balanced narrative with built-in primary sources and skills-based pedagogy gives students practice in thinking historically, and features new…  See more details below

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Help your students think historically
Known for its interpretive voice and thoughtful analysis, America's History models exactly the kind of thinking and writing students need to be successful. An accessible and balanced narrative with built-in primary sources and skills-based pedagogy gives students practice in thinking historically, and features new ways of mastering the content so that students come to class prepared. The eighth edition rolls out Bedford/St. Martin's new digital history tools, including LearningCurve, an adaptive quizzing engine that garners over a 90% student satisfaction rate, and LaunchPad, the all new interactive e-book and course space that puts high quality easy-to-use assessment at your fingertips. Easy to integrate into your campus LMS, and featuring video, additional primary sources, a wealth of adaptive and summative quizzing, and more, LaunchPad cements student understanding of the text while helping them make progress toward learning outcomes. It's the best content joined up with the best technology.

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ISBN-13:
9781457628177
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
01/10/2014
Edition description:
Eighth Edition
Pages:
672
Sales rank:
214,406
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

NOTE: LaunchPad material that does not appear in the print book – including author preview videos, guided reading activities, assessment tools, Concise Edition American Voices features, and all of the documents from Sources for America’s History – has been indicated on this table of contents as shown. Each chapter in LaunchPad also comes with a wealth of additional documents, Key Terms Flashcards, Map Quizzes, Timeline Activities, and much more, all of which can be easily integrated and assigned.

15. RECONSTRUCTION, 1865–1877   

Author Preview Video LaunchPad
Guided Reading Activity LaunchPad
The Struggle for National Reconstruction  
Presidential Approaches: From Lincoln to Johnson 
        AMERICA COMPARED: Labor Laws After Emancipation: Haiti and the United States
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Congress Versus the President  
Radical Reconstruction  
Woman Suffrage Denied  
The Meaning of Freedom  
        AMERICAN VOICES: Freedom 
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Jourdon Anderson: Relishing Freedom LaunchPad
The Quest for Land  
Republican Governments in the South 
Building Black Communities  
The Undoing of Reconstruction  
The Republicans Unravel  
Counterrevolution in the South 
Reconstruction Rolled Back  
Lasting Legacies  
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: The South's "Lost Cause" 
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 15 LaunchPad  
Document 15-1:  Abraham Lincoln, Last Public Address (1865) LaunchPad 
Document 15-2: Betty Powers, Federal Writers’ Project Interview (c. 1936) LaunchPad 
Document 15-3: Frances Butler Leigh, Letter to a Friend in England (1867) LaunchPad 
Document 15-4: Charles Francis Adams, Jr., The Protection of the Ballot in National Elections (1869) LaunchPad
Document 15-5: Thomas Nast, Colored Rule in a Reconstructed State (1874) LaunchPad 
Document 15-6: Robert Browne Elliott, Speech to Congress (1874) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 15 LaunchPad
Chapter 15 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

16. CONQUERING A CONTINENT, 1854–1890  
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The Republican Vision  
The New Union and the World  
Integrating the National Economy  
        AMERICA COMPARED: The Santa Fe Railroad in Mexico and the United States
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Incorporating the West  
Mining Empires  
Cattlemen on the Plains  
Homesteaders  
        AMERICAN VOICES: Women's Rights in the West
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
The First National Park  
A Harvest of Blood: Native Peoples Dispossessed  
The Civil War and Indians on the Plains  
Grant’s Peace Policy 
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Representing Indians
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Zitkala-Sa (Gertrude Simmons Bonnin): Becoming White LaunchPad
The End of Armed Resistance  
Strategies of Survival  
Western Myths and Realities  
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 16 LaunchPad  
Document 16-1:  The Pacific Railway Act (1862) LaunchPad 
Document 16-2: Currier & Ives, Across the Continent (1868) LaunchPad 
Document 16-3: J. Wright Mooar, Buffalo Days (1933) LaunchPad 
Document 16-4: Francis A. Walker, Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs (1872) LaunchPad
Document 16-5: Mourning Dove, A Salishan Autobiography (1990) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 16 LaunchPad
Chapter 16 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

PART 6: INDUSTRIALIZING AMERICA: UPHEAVALS AND EXPERIMENTS, 1877–1917   
Documents from Sources for America's History, Part 6 Document Set LaunchPad  
Document P6-1:  William Graham Sumner, What Social Classes Owe to Each Other (1883) LaunchPad 
Document P6-2: William Dean Howells, Pernicious Fiction: Tests of the Poison (1887) LaunchPad 
Document P6-3: Caroline Ticknor, The Steel-Engraving Lady and the Gibson Girl (1901) LaunchPad 
Document P6-4: Franz Boas, The Mind of Primitive Man (1911) LaunchPad
Document P6-5: Royal Cortissoz, A Memorable Exhibition (1913) LaunchPad
Document P6-6: Carlos Montezuma, What Indians Must Do (1914) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Part 6 Document Set LaunchPad

17. INDUSTRIAL AMERICA: CORPORATIONS AND CONFLICTS, 1877–1911  
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The Rise of Big Business  
Innovators in Enterprise  
The Corporate Workplace  
On the Shop Floor  
         THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Poverty and Food
         Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Immigrants, East and West  
Newcomers from Europe  
         AMERICA COMPARED: Emigrants and Destinations, 1881–1915 LaunchPad
         Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
         AMERICAN VOICES: Jewish Immigrants in the Industrial Economy
         Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
Asian Americans and Exclusion  
        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Suey Hin: Sold into Sexual Slavery LaunchPad
Labor Gets Organized  
The Emergence of a Labor Movement  
The Knights of Labor  
Farmers and Workers: The Cooperative Alliance  
Another Path: The American Federation of Labor  
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 17 LaunchPad  
Document 17-1:  Andrew Carnegie, Wealth (1889) LaunchPad  
Document 17-2: Terence Powderly, Thirty Years of Labor (1889) LaunchPad 
Document 17-3: Antanas Kaztauskis, Life Story of a Lithuanian (c. 1906) LaunchPad 
Document 17-4: Chinese Exclusion Act (1882) LaunchPad 
Document 17-5: Joseph Keppler, Looking Backward (1893) LaunchPad 
Document 17-6: Arthur Twining Hadley, The Good and the Evil of Industrial Combination (1897) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 17 LaunchPad
Chapter 17 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

18. THE VICTORIANS MAKE THE MODERN, 1880–1917  
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Commerce and Culture    
Consumer Spaces    
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: America Picks Up the Telephone
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Masculinity and the Rise of Sports     
The Great Outdoors   
Women, Men, and the Solitude of Self  
Changes in Family Life 
Education  
From Domesticity to Women’s Rights  
Science and Faith  
Darwinism and Its Critics 
         AMERICAN VOICES: Three Interpretations of Social Darwinism
         Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
         CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Theodore Dreiser: Social Darwinism LaunchPad
Realism in the Arts  
Religion: Diversity and Innovation   
         AMERICA COMPARED: Christianity in the United States and Japan
         Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 18 LaunchPad  
Document 18-1:  Theodore Roosevelt, Professionalism in Sports (1890) LaunchPad 
Document 18-2: Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant, Educated for What? (1916) LaunchPad
Document 18-3: Booker T. Washington, Atlanta Cotton States and International Exposition Speech (1895) LaunchPad
Document 18-4: Mary White Ovington, Black and White Sat Down Together: The Reminiscences of an NAACP Founder (1932-1933) LaunchPad
Document 18-5: Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Women and Economics (1898) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 18 LaunchPad
Chapter 18 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

19. “CIVILIZATION’S INFERNO”: THE RISE AND REFORM OF INDUSTRIAL CITIES, 1880–1917  
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The New Metropolis  
         AMERICA COMPARED: The World’s Biggest Cities, 1800–2000
         Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
The Shape of the Industrial City  
Newcomers and Neighborhoods 
City Cultures  
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Making Mass Media: Newspaper Empires  
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Governing the Great City  
Urban Machines  
The Limits of Machine Government  
Crucibles of Progressive Reform  
Fighting Dirt and Vice  
The Movement for Social Settlements  
Cities and National Politics  
        AMERICAN VOICES: "These Dead Bodies Were the Answer": The Triangle Fire  
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: William G. Shepherd and Rose Schneiderman: “These Dead  Bodies Were the Answer”: The Triangle Fire LaunchPad
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 19 LaunchPad  
Document 19-1:  Luna Park at Night (ca. 1913) LaunchPad
Document 19-2: Jane Addams, Why the Ward Boss Rules (1898) LaunchPad  
Document 19-3: Marie Ganz and Nat J. Ferber, Rebels Into Anarchy, and Out Again (1920) LaunchPad 
Document 19-4: New York World, New York Negroes Stage Silent Parade of Protest (1916) LaunchPad 
Document 19-5: Mary Brown Sumner, The Spirit of the Strikers (1910) LaunchPad 
Document 19-6: Upton Sinclair, The Jungle (1906) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 19 LaunchPad
Chapter 19 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

20. WHOSE GOVERNMENT? POLITICS, POPULISTS, AND PROGRESSIVES, 1880–1917  
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Reform Visions, 1880–1892  
Electoral Politics After Reconstruction  
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Making Modern Presidents
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
The Populist Program  
The Political Earthquakes of the 1890s   
Depression and Reaction  
Democrats and the “Solid South”   
       CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Ida B. Wells: The Cause of Lynching LaunchPad
New National Realities  
Reform Reshaped, 1901–1912  
Theodore Roosevelt as President  
Diverse Progressive Goals  
        AMERICA COMPARED: A Progressive Reports from New Zealand
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
The Election of 1912  
        AMERICAN VOICES: Theodore Roosevelt: From Anti-Populist to New Nationalist
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
Wilson and the New Freedom, 1913–1917  
Economic Reforms  
Progressive Legacies     
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 20 LaunchPad  
Document 20-1:  Omaha Platform (1892) LaunchPad 
Document 20-2: Frederic Howe, The City: The Hope of Democracy (1909) LaunchPad 
Document 20-3: Josephine Conger-Kaneko, What a Socialist Alderman Would Do (1914) LaunchPad 
Document 20-4: The Southern Mercury, The Colored Brother. A Spicy Letter from J. B. Rayner (1895) LaunchPad
Document 20-5: Theodore Roosevelt, Annual Message to Congress (1907) LaunchPad 
Document 20-6: W. E. B. Du Bois, The Talented Tenth (1903) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 20 LaunchPad
Chapter 20 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

PART 7: DOMESTIC AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES, 1890–1945  
Documents from Sources for America's History, Part 7 Document Set
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Document P7-1:  Citizens Committee of Orchard, Rivington and East Houston Streets, New York City to William Howard Taft (1912) LaunchPad 
Document P7-2: Horace Kallen, Democracy Versus the Melting Pot (1915) LaunchPad 
Document P7-3: Woman Suffrage in Washington, District of Columbia (c. 1917-1918) LaunchPad 
Document P7-4: W. B. Riley, The Faith of the Fundamentalists (1927) LaunchPad 
Document P7-5: Private Charles F. Wilson to Franklin D. Roosevelt (1944) LaunchPad 
Document P7-6: Luisa Moreno, Caravans of Sorrow (1940) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Part 7 Document Set LaunchPad 

21. AN EMERGING WORLD POWER, 1890–1918  
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From Expansion to Imperialism  
Foundations of Empire  
The War of 1898  
Spoils of War  
        AMERICAN VOICES: Debating the Philippines
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: General Arthur MacArthur: Making the Philippines Safe for Democracy  LaunchPad
A Power Among Powers  
The Open Door in Asia  
The United States and Latin America  
The United States in World War I  
From Neutrality to War  
“Over There”  
        AMERICA COMPARED: The Human Cost of World War I
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
War on the Home Front  
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: German Americans in World War I
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Catastrophe at Versailles  
The Fate of Wilson’s Ideas  
Congress Rejects the Treaty  
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 21 LaunchPad  
Document 21-1:  Albert Beveridge, “The March of the Flag” Speech (1898) LaunchPad 
Document 21-2: Liliuokalani, Hawaii’s Story by Hawaii’s Queen (1898) LaunchPad
Document 21-3: Semper Vigilans, Aguinaldo’s Case Against the United States (1899) LaunchPad 
Document 21-4: Alfred Bryan ad Al Piantadosi, “I Didn’t Raise My Boy to be a Soldier” (1915) LaunchPad 
Document 21-5: The Liberator, Tulsa, November 9th (1918) LaunchPad 
Document 21-6: Woodrow Wilson, War Aims and Peace Terms (1918) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 21 LaunchPad
Chapter 21 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

22. Cultural Conflict, Bubble, and Bust, 1919–1932  
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Guided Reading Activity LaunchPad
Conflicted Legacies of World War I  
Racial Strife  
Erosion of Labor Rights  
The Red Scare  
Politics in the 1920s  
Women in Politics  
Republicans and Business  
Dollar Diplomacy  
Culture Wars  
       THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Who Joined the Ku Klux Klan?
       Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
       CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Hiram Wesley Evans: The Fight for Americanism LaunchPad
Intellectual Modernism  
Harlem in Vogue  
Critiquing American Life
        AMERICAN VOICES: Urban Writers Describe Small-Town America
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
From Boom to Bust  
The Postwar Economy  
Consumer Culture  
        AMERICA COMPARED: Hollywood in Europe
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
The Coming of the Great Depression   
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 22 LaunchPad  
Document 22-1: Bartolomeo Vanzetti, Last Statement to the Court of Massachusetts (1927) LaunchPad 
Document 22-2: Carrie Chapman Catt, Passing the Federal Suffrage Amendment (1918) LaunchPad 
Document 22-3: Platform of the Conference for Progressive Political Action (1924) LaunchPad  
Document 22-4: Billy Sunday, Get on the Water Wagon (1915) LaunchPad  
Document 22-5: Langston Hughes, Negro Artist and the Racial Mountain (1926) LaunchPad 
Document 22-6: Advertising the American Dream LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 22 LaunchPad
Chapter 22 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

23. MANAGING THE GREAT DEPRESSION, FORGING THE NEW DEAL, 1929–1939 
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Early Responses to the Depression, 1929–1932 
        AMERICA COMPARED: The Great Depression in England and the United States 
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Enter Herbert Hoover 
Rising Discontent 
The 1932 Election 
The New Deal Arrives, 1933–1935  
Roosevelt and the First Hundred Days 
        AMERICAN VOICES: Ordinary People Respond to the New Deal
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
The New Deal Under Attack 
The Second New Deal and the Redefining of Liberalism, 1935–1938 
The Welfare State Comes into Being 
From Reform to Stalemate 
The New Deal’s Impact on Society 
        Thinking Like a Historian: The New Deal and Public Works
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
A People’s Democracy 
Reshaping the Environment 
The New Deal and the Arts 
The Legacies of the New Deal
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 23 LaunchPad  
Document 23-1: Herbert Hoover, Letter to Simeon Fess (1933) LaunchPad 
Document 23-2: Franklin D. Roosevelt, Inaugural Address (1933) LaunchPad 
Document 23-3: Huey Long, “Every Man a King” (1934) LaunchPad 
Document 23-4: Michigan Artist Alfred Castagne Sketching WPA Construction Workers (1939) LaunchPad 
Document 23-5: John L. Lewis, The Battle for Industrial Democracy (1936) LaunchPad 
Document 23-6: John Steinbeck, Their Blood is Strong (1938) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 23 LaunchPad
Chapter 23 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

24. THE WORLD AT WAR, 1937–1945 
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The Road to War 
The Rise of Fascism 
War Approaches 
The Attack on Pearl Harbor 
Organizing for Victory 
Financing the War 
        AMERICA COMPARED: The Scales of War: Losses and Gains During World War II
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Mobilizing the American Fighting Force 
Workers and the War Effort 
       AMERICAN VOICES: Women in the Wartime Workplace
       Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
Politics in Wartime 
Life on the Home Front 
“For the Duration” 
 THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Mobilizing the Home Front
 Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Migration and the Wartime City 
Japanese Removal 
Fighting and Winning the War 
Wartime Aims and Tensions 
The War in Europe 
The War in the Pacific 
The Atomic Bomb and the End of the War 
The Toll of the War  
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 24 LaunchPad  
Document 24-1:  Franklin D. Roosevelt, Annual Message to Congress on the State of the Union (1941) LaunchPad  
Document 24-2: Claud Woodring, Jay Adams, Interviews with the Library of Congress Veteran’s History Project (2001, 2003) LaunchPad 
Document 24-3: Gordon Hirabayashi, Why I Refused to Register for Evacuation (1942) LaunchPad 
Document 24-4: LULAC NEWS, Editorial (1945) LaunchPad 
Document 24-5: LIFE MAGAZINE, Atrocities (1945) LaunchPad 
Document 24-6: Harry Truman, Statement by the President Announcing the Use of the A-Bomb at Hiroshima (1945) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 24 LaunchPad
Chapter 24 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

PART 8: THE MODERN STATE AND THE AGE OF LIBERALISM, 1945–1980 
Documents from Sources for America's History, Part 8 Document Set
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Document P8-1:  NSC-68 (1950) LaunchPad 
Document P8-2: John D. Peurifoy, Letter to John M. Cabot, Assistant Secretary of State for Inter-American Affairs (1953) LaunchPad 
Document P8-3: John F. Kennedy, Address to the United Nations General Assembly (1961) LaunchPad 
Document P8-4: Letters Between Lyndon Johnson and Ho Chi Minh (1967) LaunchPad 
Document P8-5: Kissinger in Africa (1976) LaunchPad 
Document P8-6: Demonstrators Supporting Captors of U. S. Embassy Hostages March on the Besieged Compound (1979) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Part 8 Document Set LaunchPad 

25. COLD WAR AMERICA, 1945–1963 
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Containment and a Divided Global Order  
Origins of the Cold War 
The Containment Strategy 
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: The Global Cold War
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
        AMERICA COMPARED: Arming for the Cold War
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Containment in Asia  
Cold War Liberalism 
Truman and the End of Reform 
Red Scare: The Hunt for Communists 
        AMERICAN VOICES: Hunting Communists and Liberals
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES:  Mark Goodson: Red Hunting on the Quiz Shows LaunchPad
The Politics of Cold War Liberalism 
Containment in the Postcolonial World 
The Cold War and Colonial Independence 
John F. Kennedy and the Cold War 
Making a Commitment in Vietnam  
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 25 LaunchPad  
Document 25-1:  George Kennan, “Long Telegram” to James Byrnes (1946) LaunchPad 
Document 25-2: Walter Lippmann, Cold War: A Study in U. S. Foreign Policy (1947) LaunchPad 
Document 25-3: Max Lerner, “Scandal” in the State Dept.  (1950) LaunchPad
Document 25-4: Charlotte Oram, Testimony Before the Senate Committee on Investigations (1954) LaunchPad
Document 25-5: John Foster Dulles, The Evolution of Foreign Policy (1954) LaunchPad 
Document 25-6: Michigan Office of Civil Defense, The Family Fallout Shelter: Your One Defense Against Fallout (1959) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 25 LaunchPad
Chapter 25 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

26. TRIUMPH OF THE MIDDLE CLASS, 1945–1963  
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Postwar Prosperity and the Affluent Society 
Economy: From Recovery to Dominance  
A Nation of Consumers 
Youth Culture 
Religion and the Middle Class 
The American Family in the Era of Containment  
The Baby Boom 
Women, Work, and Family 
        AMERICAN VOICES: Coming of Age in the Postwar Years
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
Challenging Middle-Class Morality 
A Suburban Nation 
The Postwar Housing Boom
 THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: The Suburban Landscape of Cold War America  
 Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad 
 AMERICA COMPARED: Hanoch Bartov: Everyone Has a Car
 Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Rise of the Sunbelt 
Two Societies: Urban and Suburban   
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 25 LaunchPad  
Document 26-1:  Servicemen’s Readjustment Act (1944) LaunchPad 
Document 26-2: Doreen Spooner, Soda Fountain (1950) LaunchPad 
Document 26-3: Billy Graham, Our Right to Require Belief (1956) LaunchPad
Document 26-4: Benjamin Spock, Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care (1946) LaunchPad 
Document 26-5: Comic Books and Juvenile Delinquency: Interim Report of the Committee on the Judiciary (1955) LaunchPad 
Document 26-6: Paul Goodman, Growing Up Absurd (1960) LaunchPad 
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 26 LaunchPad
Chapter 26 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

27. WALKING INTO FREEDOM LAND: THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, 1941–1973  
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The Emerging Civil Rights Struggle, 1941–1957  
Life Under Jim Crow 
Origins of the Civil Rights Movement 
World War II: The Beginnings 
Cold War Civil Rights 
         AMERICA COMPARED: Freedom in the United States and Africa
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Mexican Americans and Japanese Americans 
Fighting for Equality Before the Law 
Forging a Protest Movement, 1955–1965  
Nonviolent Direct Action 
        AMERICAN VOICES: Challenging White Supremacy 
       Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
       CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Franklin McCain: Desegregating Lunch Counters LaunchPad
Legislating Civil Rights, 1963–1965 
         THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Civil Rights and Black Power: Strategy and  Ideology 
         Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Beyond Civil Rights, 1966–1973 
Black Nationalism 
Poverty and Urban Violence  
Rise of the Chicano Movement 
The American Indian Movement  
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 27 LaunchPad  
Document 27-1:  Lillian Smith, Killers of the Dream (1949) LaunchPad
Document 27-2: Declaration of Constitutional Principles (1956) LaunchPad 
Document 27-3: Fannie Lou Hamer, Testimony Before the Credentials Committee of the Democratic National Convention (1964) LaunchPad 
Document 27-4: Malcolm X, The Ballot or the Bullet (1964) LaunchPad
Document 27-5: Indians of All Tribes, Proclamation: To the Great White Father and All His People (1970) LaunchPad
Document 27-6: Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzalez, I Am Joaquin (1967) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 27 LaunchPad
Chapter 27 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

28. CONSERVATIVE REBIRTH, 1961–1972 
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Liberalism at High Tide 
John F. Kennedy’s Promise  
Lyndon B. Johnson and the Great Society  
Rebirth of the Women’s Movement  
The Vietnam War Begins 
Escalation Under Johnson
        AMERICAN VOICES: The Toll of War
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
Public Opinion and the War  
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Debating the War in Vietnam
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Letters to Dr. Spock LaunchPad
Rise of the Student Movement 
Days of Rage, 1968–1972 
         AMERICA COMPARED: The Global Protests of 1968
         Quiz for America Compared  LaunchPad
War Abroad, Tragedy at Home 
The Antiwar Movement and the 1968 Election 
The Nationalist Turn  
Women’s Liberation  
Stonewall and Gay Liberation 
Richard Nixon and the Politics of the Silent Majority 
Nixon in Vietnam 
The Silent Majority Speaks Out 
The 1972 Election   
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 28 LaunchPad  
Document 28-1:  Lyndon Baines Johnson, The Great Society (1964) LaunchPad  
Document 28-2: John Kerry, Testimony Before the Senate Committee of Foreign Relations (1971) LaunchPad
Document 28-3: Redstockings Manifesto (1969) LaunchPad 
Document 28-4: Cesar Chavez, Letter from Delano (1969) LaunchPad
Document 28-5: Barry Goldwater, Acceptance Speech at the Republican National Convention (1964) LaunchPad
Quiz for Sources for America's History, Chapter 28 LaunchPad
Chapter 28 Summative Quiz LaunchPad

29. The Search for Order in an Era of Limits, 1973–1980 
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An Era of Limits 
Energy Crisis 
Environmentalism  
        THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: The Environmental Movement: Reimagining the  Human-Earth Relationship
        Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
Economic Transformation  
        AMERICA COMPARED: Economic Malaise in the Seventies
        Quiz for America Compared LaunchPad
Urban Crisis and Suburban Revolt  
Politics in Flux, 1973–1980  
Watergate and the Fall of a President 
Jimmy Carter: The Outsider as President  
Reform and Reaction in the 1970s  
Civil Rights in a New Era 
The Women’s Movement and Gay Rights 
        AMERICAN VOICES: Debating the Equal Rights Amendment
        Quiz for American Voices LaunchPad
After the Warren Court 
The American Family on Trial 
Working Families in the Age of Deindustrialization 
Navigating the Sexual Revolution  
Religion in the 1970s: The Fourth Great Awakening  
Chapter Review [[√]] LearningCurve LaunchPad

Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 29 LaunchPad  
Document 29-1:  Warren Leffle, Long Lines of Cars Waiting for Fuel at a Gas Station, Maryland (1979) LaunchPad
Document 29-2: Robert Howard, Youngstown Fights Back (1979) LaunchPad 
Document 29-3: Supreme Court Decision in Roe v. Wade (1973) LaunchPad  
Document 29-4: Phyllis Schlafy, Statement Opposing the ERA (1977) LaunchPad 
Document 29-5: Jimmy Carter, The Crisis of Confidence (1979) LaunchPad 
Document 29-6: Mary Murphy, Next Billy Graham (1978) LaunchPad
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PART 9: GLOBAL CAPITALISM AND THE END OF THE AMERICAN CENTURY, 1980 TO THE PRESENT  
Documents from Sources for America's History, Part 9 Document Set
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Document P9-1:  Irving Kristol, Two Cheers for Capitalism (1978) LaunchPad
Document P9-2: LeRoy McClelland, Sr., Interview with Bill Barry (2006) LaunchPad 
Document P9-3: Bill Clinton, Remarks on Signing the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (1993) LaunchPad 
Document P9-4: Charles Fishman, The Wal-Mart You Don’t Know (2003) LaunchPad
Document P9-5: Kevin Clarke, Outsourcing Around (2004) LaunchPad
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30. CONSERVATIVE AMERICA IN THE ASCENT, 1980–1991  
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The Rise of the New Right 
Barry Goldwater and Ronald Reagan: Champions of the Right
Free-Market Economics and Religious Conservatism
        AMERICAN VOICES: Christianity and Public Life
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The Carter Presidency 
The Dawning of the Conservative Age 
The Reagan Coalition 
Conservatives in Power 
Morning in America  
       AMERICA COMPARED: Yoichi Funabashi: “Japan and America: Global Partners”
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       THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Personal Computing: A Technological Revolution   Quiz for Thinking Like a Historian LaunchPad
The End of the Cold War 
U.S.-Soviet Relations in a New Era  
A New Political Order at Home and Abroad 
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Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 30 LaunchPad  
Document 30-1:  Ronald Reagan, Remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (1981) LaunchPad
Document 30-2: David Stockman, The Triumph of Politics: Why the Reagan Revolution Failed (1986) LaunchPad
Document 30-3: Wall Street (1987) LaunchPad 
Document 30-4: Robert J. Henle, The Great Deception: What We Are Told About Central America (1986) LaunchPad 
Document 30-5: Jesse Jackson, Common Ground and Common Sense (1988) LaunchPad 
Document 30-6: Najlah Feanny-Hicks, “Over Two Million People Watched Troops March in the Operation Welcome Home Ticker Tape Parade” (1991) LaunchPad 
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31. CONFRONTING GLOBAL AND NATIONAL DILEMMAS, 1989 TO THE PRESENT 
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America in the Global Economy 
       THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN: Globalization: Its Proponents and Its Discontents
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The Rise of the European Union and China 
       AMERICA COMPARED: Global Trade, 1960–2009
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An Era of Globalization 
Revolutions in Technology 
Politics and Partisanship in a New Era 
An Increasingly Plural Society 
        AMERICAN VOICES: Immigration After 1965: Its Defenders and Critics
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        CONCISE EDITION AMERICAN VOICES: Cheap Labor: Immigration and Globalization LaunchPad
Clashes over “Family Values” 
The Clinton Presidency, 1993–2001 
Post–Cold War Foreign Policy 
Into a New Century  
The Ascendance of George W. Bush 
Violence Abroad and Economic Collapse at Home  
The Obama Presidency 
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Documents from Sources for America's History, Chapter 31 LaunchPad  
Document 31-1:  Alesha Daughtrey, Interview by April Eaton (2000) LaunchPad 
Document 31-2: California Proposition 187 (1994) LaunchPad 
Document 31-3: David Horsey, Character (1996) LaunchPad 
Document 31-4: Madeleine Albright, Realism and Idealism in American Foreign Policy Today (1994) LaunchPad
Document 31-5: George W. Bush, Address to Congress (2001) LaunchPad 
Document 31-6: Barack Obama, A More Perfect Union (2008) LaunchPad 
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