Dissent in America: The Voices That Shaped a Nation

Dissent in America: The Voices That Shaped a Nation

by Ralph F. Young
     
 

This collection of primary sources presents the story of US History as told by dissenters who, throughout the course of American history, have fought to gain rights they believed were denied to them or others, or who disagree with the government or majority opinion.

Each document is introduced by placing it in its historical context, and thought-provoking

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This collection of primary sources presents the story of US History as told by dissenters who, throughout the course of American history, have fought to gain rights they believed were denied to them or others, or who disagree with the government or majority opinion.

Each document is introduced by placing it in its historical context, and thought-provoking questions are provided to focus the student when s/he reads the text. Instructors are at liberty to choose the documents that best highlight a theme they wish to emphasize.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321442970
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
10/28/2006
Series:
NOW PEARSON AND AVAILABLE
Edition description:
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Pages:
776
Sales rank:
629,762
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 2.40(d)

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