Moving On: The American People Since 1945 / Edition 3
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Moving On: The American People Since 1945 / Edition 3

by George Donelson Moss
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131898256

ISBN-13: 9780131898257

Pub. Date: 03/24/2004

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Moving On is a comprehensive narrative synthesis covering U.S. History from 1945 until the present. Blending old and new historical approaches. it produces an inclusive account covering the historical experiences of all important groups and their contributions to the most successful multicultural society in human history.

Reworked and updated to incorporate

Overview

Moving On is a comprehensive narrative synthesis covering U.S. History from 1945 until the present. Blending old and new historical approaches. it produces an inclusive account covering the historical experiences of all important groups and their contributions to the most successful multicultural society in human history.

Reworked and updated to incorporate recent events and scholarship, the third edition includes the following:

  • a new chapter covering the first few years of the new millennium
  • completely revised bibliographic essays
  • enhanced coverage of social and cultural topics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131898257
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/24/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
421
Product dimensions:
7.06(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

1. The American People in 1945.

2. The Rise of the Cold War.

3. Postwar America.

4. The American People at Mid-Century.

5. The Politics of Consensus.

6. New Frontiers.

7. Great Society and Vietnam.

8. Rebellion and Reaction.

9. Calming Down.

10. Détente, China, and Vietnam.

11. Era of Limits.

12. The American People in the 1970s.

13. America Revived.

14. Going Global.

15. The New Millennium.

Appendix A: The Declaration of Independence.

Appendix B: Amendments to the United States Constitution Since 1945.

Appendix C: Presidential Elections Since 1944.

Appendix D: Population of the United States Since 1940.

Index.

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