Author : Elizabeth Cobbs,Edward J. Blum,Jon Gjerde
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release :2011-01-01
Total pages :480
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780495915133

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the MAJOR PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HISTORY series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. This collection serves as the primary anthology for the introductory survey course, covering the subject's entire chronological span. Comprehensive topical coverage includes politics, economics, labor, gender, culture, and social trends. The Third Edition features greater focus on visual and cultural sources throughout. Several chapters now include images, songs and poems to give students a better feel for the time period and events under discussion. Key pedagogical elements of the Major Problems format have been retained: 15 to 16 chapters per volume, chapter introductions, headnotes, and suggested readings. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author : Elizabeth Cobbs,Edward J. Blum,Jon Gjerde
Publisher : Nelson Education
Release :2011
Total pages :546
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781133172796

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the MAJOR PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HISTORY series introduces readers to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. This collection serves as a primary anthology for introductory U.S. history, covering the subject’s entire chronological span. Comprehensive topical coverage includes politics, economics, labor, gender, culture, and social trends. The Third Edition features greater focus on visual and cultural sources throughout. Several chapters now include images, songs and poems to give readers a better feel for the time period and events under discussion. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author : Robert Griffith,Paula C. Baker
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin
Release :2006
Total pages :543
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : STANFORD:36105123266418

This text introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essys on important topics in U.S. history. The book asks students to evaluate primary surces, test the interpretations and draw their own conclusions.

Author : Elizabeth Cobbs,Edward J. Blum,Jon Gjerde
Publisher : Nelson Education
Release :2015-10-28
Total pages :480
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781305585294

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the MAJOR PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HISTORY series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. This collection serves as the primary anthology for the introductory survey course, covering the subject’s entire chronological span. Comprehensive topical coverage includes politics, economics, labor, gender, culture, and social trends. The fourth edition has been revised to reflect two new historiographical trends: the emergence of the history of religion as an exceptionally lively field and the internationalization of American history. Several chapters include images, songs, and poems to give students a better “feel” for the time period and events under discussion. Key pedagogical elements of the Major Problems format have been retained: 15 to 16 chapters per volume, chapter introductions, headnotes, and suggested readings. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author : Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman,Jon Gjerde
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release :2007
Total pages :432
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0618678336

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, this book introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in US history. It contains primary documents, secondary sources, chapter introductions, separate introductions to documents and essays in every chapter, bibliographies, and documentation of sources.

Author : Merritt Roe Smith,Gregory K. Clancey
Publisher : D C Heath & Company
Release :1998
Total pages :524
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : STANFORD:36105110493298

This entry in the Major Problems in American History series examines the history of technology in America, from colonial times to the present. Each of the 14 chapters contains an introduction, secondary readings, documents, headnotes, and suggested readings.

Author : Natasha Zaretsky,Mark Lawrence,Robert Griffith,Paula Baker
Publisher : Wadsworth
Release :2013
Total pages :575
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1133944140

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the Major Problems in American History series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. Each volume presents a carefully selected group of readings in a format that asks students to evaluate primary sources, test the interpretations of distinguished historians and others, and draw their own conclusions.

Author : Zaragosa Vargas
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin College Division
Release :1999
Total pages :483
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : UOM:39015060021121

Experience, 1917-1928: Anita Edgar Jones surveys Mexican life in Chicago, 1928; Mexican immigrants in the Midwest / Z. Vargas -- Mexican Americans in the Great Depression, 1929-1941 -- Mexican Americans and World War II, 1941-1945.

Author : Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman,Jon Gjerde
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release :2006
Total pages :453
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0618678328

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the Major Problems in American History Series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays. This volume presents a carefully selected group of readings that requires students to evaluate primary sources, test the interpretations of distinguished historians, and draw their own conclusions.

Author : Elizabeth Cobbs,Edward J. Blum,Jon Gjerde
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release :2011-01-01
Total pages :480
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781133171614

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the MAJOR PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HISTORY series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. This collection serves as the primary anthology for the introductory survey course, covering the subject's entire chronological span. Comprehensive topical coverage includes politics, economics, labor, gender, culture, and social trends. The Third Edition features greater focus on visual and cultural sources throughout. Several chapters now include images, songs and poems to give students a better feel for the time period and events under discussion. Key pedagogical elements of the Major Problems format have been retained: 15 to 16 chapters per volume, chapter introductions, headnotes, and suggested readings. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.