Liberty, Equality, Power: A History of the American People, Volume II--Since 1863 (with InfoTrac) / Edition 3

Liberty, Equality, Power: A History of the American People, Volume II--Since 1863 (with InfoTrac) / Edition 3

by John M. Murrin, Paul E. Johnson, James M. McPherson, Gary Gerstle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0155112813

ISBN-13: 9780155112810

Pub. Date: 10/25/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This best-selling introductory American history survey text provides students with a clear understanding of how power is gained, lost, and used in both public and private life. Central to this text are the themes of liberty, equality, and power, as well as the shifting relationships and tensions between these evolving concepts. The authors use these themes to…  See more details below

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This best-selling introductory American history survey text provides students with a clear understanding of how power is gained, lost, and used in both public and private life. Central to this text are the themes of liberty, equality, and power, as well as the shifting relationships and tensions between these evolving concepts. The authors use these themes to convey the complex reality and diversity of America's history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155112810
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/25/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition

Table of Contents


17. Reconstruction, 1863-1877. 18. Frontiers of Change, Politics of Stalemate, 1865-1890. 19. Economic Change and the Crisis of the 1890s. 20. An Industrial Society, 1890-1920. 21. Progressivism. 22. Becoming a World Power, 1898-1917. 23. War and Society, 1914-1920. 24. The 1920s. 25. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1939. 26. America during the Second World War. 27. The Age of Containment, 1946-1954. 28. Affluence and Its Discontents, 1954-1963. 29. America during Its Longest War, 1963-1974. 30. Economic and Social Change in the Late 20th Century. 31. Power and Politics Since 1974.

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