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The Enduring Vision: Dolphin Edition: A History of the American People / Edition 1

The Enduring Vision: Dolphin Edition: A History of the American People / Edition 1


ISBN-10: 0618473092

ISBN-13: 9780618473090

Pub. Date: 07/28/2004

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The Enduring Vision, Dolphin Edition balances political, social and cultural history within a clear, chronological framework. Significant revisions of the Fifth Edition of The Enduring Vision are reflected in the Dolphin Edition, including recent history on disease, medicine and public health and special emphasis on cultural history, the west


The Enduring Vision, Dolphin Edition balances political, social and cultural history within a clear, chronological framework. Significant revisions of the Fifth Edition of The Enduring Vision are reflected in the Dolphin Edition, including recent history on disease, medicine and public health and special emphasis on cultural history, the west and the environment.

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Table of Contents

Note: Each chapter concludes with Important Events. 1. Native Peoples of America, to 1500 The First Americans, c. 13,000-2500 B.C. Cultural Diversity, c. 2500 B.C.-A.D. 1500 A Place in Time: Cahokia in 1200 North American Peoples on the Eve of European Contact 2. The Rise of the Atlantic World, 1400-1625 African and European Peoples Technology and Culture: Sugar Production in the Americas Europe and the Atlantic World, 1440-1600 Footholds in North America, 1512-1625 3. Expansion and Diversity: The Rise of Colonial America, 1625-1700 The New England Way Technology and Culture: Native American Baskets and Textiles in New England Chesapeake Society The Spread of Slavery: The Caribbean and Carolina The Middle Colonies Rivals for North America: France and Spain 4. The Bonds of Empire, 1660-1750 Rebellion and War, 1660-1713 Colonial Economies and Societies, 1660-1750 Competing for a Continent, 1713-1750 Public Life in British America, 1689-1750 5. Roads to Revolution, 1750-1776 The Triumph of the British Empire, 1750-1763 Imperial Revenues and Reorganization, 1760-1766 Technology and Culture: Public Sanitation in Philadelphia Resistance Resumes, 1766-1770 The Deepening Crisis, 1770-1774 Toward Independence, 1774-1776 6. Securing Independence, Defining Nationhood, 1776-1788 The Prospects of War War and Peace, 1776-1783 The Revolution and Social Change Forging New Governments, 1776-1787 Toward a New Constitution, 1786-1788 7. Launching the New Republic, 1789-1800 Constitutional Government Takes Shape, 1789-1796 Hamilton and the Formulation of Federalist Policies, 1789-1794 The United States on the World Stage, 1789-1796 The Emergence of Party Politics, 1793-1800Economic and Social Change Technology and Culture: Mid-Atlantic Dairy Production in the 1790s 8. Jeffersonianism and the Era of Good Feelings, 1801-1824 The Age of Jefferson The Gathering Storm The War of 1812 The Awakening of American Nationalism 9. The Transformation of American Society, 1815-1840 Westward Expansion The Growth of the Market Economy The Transportation Revolution: Steamboats, Canals, and Railroads Technology and Culture: Building the Erie Canal Industrial Beginnings Equality and Inequality The Revolution in Social Relationships 10. Democratic Politics, Religious Revival, and Reform, 1824-1840 The Rise of Democratic Politics, 1824-1832 The Bank Controversy and the Second Party System, 1833-1840 The Rise of Popular Religion The Age of Reform 11. Technology, Culture, and Everyday Life, 1840-1860 Technology and Economic Growth Technology and Culture: Guns and Gun Culture The Quality of Life Democratic Pastimes The Quest for Nationality in Literature and Art 12. The Old South and Slavery, 1830-1860 King Cotton The Social Groups of the White South Social Relations in the White South Life Under Slavery The Emergence of African-American Culture 13. Immigration, Expansion, and Sectional Conflict, 1840-1848 Newcomers and Natives The West and Beyond The Politics of Expansion, 1840--1846 The Mexican-American War and Its Aftermath, 1846-1848 Technology and Culture: The Age of the Clipper Ship 14. From Compromise to Secession, 1850-1861 Compromise of 1850 The Collapse of the Second Party System, 1853-1856 The Crisis of the Union, 1857-1860 The Collapse of the Union, 1860-1861 15. Crucible of Freedom: Civil War, 1861-1865 Mobilizing for War In Battle, 1861-1862 Emancipation Transforms the War, 1863 War and Society, North and South Technology and Culture: The Camera and the Civil War The Union Victorious, 1864-1865 16. The Crisis of Reconstruction, 1865-1877 Reconstruction Politics, 1865-1868 Reconstruction Governments The Impact of Emancipation New Concerns in the North, 1868-1876 Reconstruction Abandoned, 1876-1877 17. The Transformation of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1860-1900 Native Americans and the Trans-Mississippi West A Place in Time: The Phoenix Indian School, 1891--1918 Settling the West The Southwestern Frontier Exploiting the Western Landscape The West of Life and Legend 18. The Rise of Industrial America, 1865-1900 The Rise of Corporate America Stimulating Economic Growth The New South Factories and the Work Force Labor Unions and Industrial Conflict 19. Immigration, Urbanization, and Everyday Life, 1860-1900 Everyday Life in Flux: The New American City Middle-Class Society and Culture Working-Class Politics and Reform Working-Class Leisure in the Immigrant City Cultures in Conflict A Place in Time: New Orleans, Louisiana 1890s 20. Politics and Expansion in an Industrializing Age, 1877-1900 Party Politics in an Era of Social and Economic Upheaval, 1877-1884 Politics of Privilege, Politics of Exclusion, 1884-1892 The 1890s: Politics in a Depression Decade The Watershed Election of 1896 Expansionist Stirrings and War with Spain, 1878-1901 21. The Progressive Era, 1900-1917 Progressives and Their Ideas State and Local Progressivism Blacks, Women, and Workers Organize National Progressivism Phase I: Roosevelt and Taft, 1901-1913 A Place in Time: Hetch Hetchy Valley, California, 1913 National Progressivism Phase II: Woodrow Wilson, 1913-1917 22. Global Involvements and World War I, 1902-1920 Defining America's World Role, 1902-1914 War in Europe, 1914-1917 Promoting the War and Suppressing Dissent Economic and Social Trends in Wartime America Joyous Armistice, Bitter Aftermath, 1918-1920 23. The 1920s: Coping with Change, 1920-1929 A New Economic Order The Harding and Coolidge Administrations Mass Society, Mass Culture Cultural Ferment and Creativity A Place in Time: Harlem in the Twenties A Society in Conflict Hoover at the Helm 24. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1939 Crash and Depression, 1929-1932 The New Deal Takes Shape, 1933-1935 The New Deal Changes Course, 1935-1936 The New Deal's End Stage, 1937-1939 Social Change and Social Action in the 1930s The American Cultural Scene in the 1930s 25. Americans and a World in Crisis, 1933-1945 The United States in a Menacing World, 1933-1939 Into the Storm, 1939-1941 America Mobilizes for War The Battlefront, 1942-1944 War and American Society Triumph and Tragedy, 1945 A Place in Time: Honolulu, Hawaii 1941-1945 26. The Cold War Abroad and at Home, 1945-1952 The Postwar Political Setting, 1945-1946 Anticommunism and Containment, 1946-1952 The Truman Administration at Home, 1945-1952 The Politics of Anticommunism 27. America at Midcentury, 1952-1960 The Eisenhower Presidency Technology and Culture: The Interstate Highway System The Cold War Continues The Affluent Society Consensus and Conservatism The Other America Seeds of Disquiet 28. The Liberal Era, 1960-1968 The Kennedy Presidency, 1960-1963 Liberalism Ascendant, 1963-1968 The Struggle for Black Equality, 1961-1968 Voices of Protest The Liberal Crusade in Vietnam, 1961-1968 29. A Time of Upheaval, 1968-1974 The Youth Movement The Counterculture 1968: The Politics of Upheaval A Place in Time: Haight-Ashbury Nixon and World Politics Domestic Problems and Divisions The Crisis of the Presidency 30. Society, Politics, and World Events from Ford to Reagan, 1974-1989 The Long Shadow of the 1960s: Cultural Changes and Continuities Patterns of Social Change in Post-1960s America Years of Malaise: Post-Watergate Politics and Diplomacy, 1974-1980 The Reagan Revolution, 1981-1984 A Sea of Problems in Reagan's Second Term, 1985-1989 31. Beyond the Cold War: Charting a New Course, 1988-1995 The Bush Years: Global Resolve, Domestic Drift, 1988-1993 The Clinton Era I: Debating Domestic Policy, 1993-1997 Social and Cultural Trends in 1990s America A Place in Time: Miami, Florida, 1990s 32. New Century, New Challenges, 1996 to the Present The Clinton Era II: Domestic Politics, Scandals, Impeachment, 1996-2000 Clinton's Foreign Policy: Beyond the Cold War The Economic Boom of the 1990s Disputed Election; Conservative Administration, 2000-2002 Recession Woes; Campaign Finance Battles; Environmental Debates September 11 and Beyond War in Iraq and Its Painful Aftermath Conclusion

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