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American Vistas: Volume 2: 1877 to the Present / Edition 7
     

American Vistas: Volume 2: 1877 to the Present / Edition 7

by Leonard Dinnerstein, Kenneth T. Jackson
 

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ISBN-10: 0195087844

ISBN-13: 9780195087840

Pub. Date: 01/05/1995

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Offering up-to-date coverage of America's social, political and diplomatic past, this anthology of articles by nationally renowned scholars introduces students to the excitement of American history. With seven new selections, the seconde volume has been substantially revised to examine such topics as law and order in the American West, the role of women in the

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Offering up-to-date coverage of America's social, political and diplomatic past, this anthology of articles by nationally renowned scholars introduces students to the excitement of American history. With seven new selections, the seconde volume has been substantially revised to examine such topics as law and order in the American West, the role of women in the armed forces, American anti-semitism, and the rise of suburban culture centered around the mall.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195087840
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/05/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 5.32(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

1. "Trouble in Mind", Leon F. Litwack
2. "Schooling the Hopi: Federal Indian Policy Writ Small", David Wallace Adams
3. "The Outlaws: The Legend of Jesse James and His Gang", Albert Castel
4. "Florida's Black Codes", Jerrell Shifner
5. "Civil Disorder and the American West", Clayton D. Lurie
6. "'An Italian is a Dago'", Humbert Nelli
7. "Hull House in the 1890's", Kathryn Sklar
8. "Theodore Roosevelt", Edward Savath
9. "Commerce in Souls", Pamela Susan Haag
10. "Lyndon's War", John Milton Cooper
11. "Henry Ford and the Jews", Leonard Dinnerstein
12. "Creating G.I. Jane", Leisa D. Meyer
13. "The Atomic Bomb and the Origins of the Cold War", Martin J. Sherwin
14. "The Conversion of Harry Truman", William E. Leuchtenburg
15. "The Issue of Illegal Mexican Immigration Since 1941", Juan Ramon Garcia
16. "The FBI and the Politics of the Riots", Kenneth O'Reilly
17. "Vietnam and the Constitution", Michal R. Belknap
18. "Up from Segregration", John Shelton Reed
19. "Sam Walton and Wal-Mart Stores", Sandra S. Vance and Rov V. Scott

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