CART

(0) items

Cengage Advantage Books: Liberty, Equality, Power A History of the American People, Volume II: Since 1863, Compact,9780495004660
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!

FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Cengage Advantage Books: Liberty, Equality, Power A History of the American People, Volume II: Since 1863, Compact

by ; ; ; ;
Edition:
4th
ISBN13:

9780495004660

ISBN10:
0495004669
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
4/14/2005
Publisher(s):
Wadsworth Publishing
List Price: $81.00

Buy New Textbook

Currently Available, Usually Ships in 24-48 Hours
N9780495004660
$69.74

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.01
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 4th edition with a publication date of 4/14/2005.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.

Related Products


  • Cengage Advantage Books: Liberty, Equality, Power A History of the American People, Volume 2: Since 1863
    Cengage Advantage Books: Liberty, Equality, Power A History of the American People, Volume 2: Since 1863
  • Cengage Advantage Books: Liberty, Equality, Power A History of the American People, Volume 2: Since 1863
    Cengage Advantage Books: Liberty, Equality, Power A History of the American People, Volume 2: Since 1863
  • Liberty, Equality, Power Vol. II : A History of the American People - Since 1863, Compact
    Liberty, Equality, Power Vol. II : A History of the American People - Since 1863, Compact




Summary

Succeed in American history with CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: LIBERTY, EQUALITY, AND POWER, VOLUME II SINCE 1863, COMPACT! This history text shows how the pursuit of liberty and equality has shaped the nation, and how power has been used and abused in every aspect of American life between men and women, whites and blacks, and rich and poor. Features such as History through Film, chapter focus questions, chapter chronologies, charts, and tables help you master difficult concepts. The Book Companion Website contains additional study aids such as flashcards, tutorial quizzes, internet exercises, and links to the past designed to save you time and enhance your understanding of the material.

Table of Contents

Maps
xxiii
History Through Film xxiii
To the Student: Why Study History? xxv
Preface xxvii
Reconstruction, 1863--1877
627(33)
Wartime Reconstruction
627(1)
Chronology
628(2)
Radical Republicans and Reconstruction
629(1)
Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction
630(6)
Johnson's Policy
631(1)
Southern Defiance
632(1)
The Black Codes
633(1)
Land and Labor in the Postwar South
633(1)
The Freedmen's Bureau
634(1)
Land for the Landless
634(2)
Education
636(1)
The Advent of Congressional Reconstruction
636(4)
Schism between President and Congress
636(1)
The 14th Amendment
637(1)
The 1866 Elections
637(1)
The Reconstruction Acts of 1867
638(2)
The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson
640(3)
The Completion of Formal Reconstruction
640(1)
The 15th Amendment
641(1)
The Election of 1868
642(1)
The Grant Administration
643(5)
Civil Service Reform
643(1)
Foreign Policy Issues
644(1)
Reconstruction in the South
645(1)
Blacks in Office
646(1)
``Carpetbaggers''
647(1)
``Scalawags''
647(1)
The Ku Klux Klan
647(1)
History Through Film: The Birth of a Nation
648(4)
The Election of 1872
651(1)
The Panic of 1873
651(1)
The Retreat from Reconstruction
652(6)
The Mississippi Election of 1875
652(2)
The Supreme Court and Reconstruction
654(1)
The Election of 1876
655(1)
Disputed Results
655(2)
The Compromise of 1877
657(1)
The End of Reconstruction
657(1)
Conclusion
658(1)
Suggested Readings
659(1)
Frontiers of Change, Politics of Stalemate, 1865--1898
660(24)
Chronology
661(1)
Agencies of Westward Expansion
662(4)
The Mining Frontier
663(1)
The Ranching Frontier
663(3)
The Last Indian Frontier
666(2)
Conflict with the Sioux
667(1)
History Through Film: Fort Apache
668(5)
Suppression of Other Plains Indians
668(3)
The ``Peace Policy''
671(1)
Mexican Americans
672(1)
The New South
673(5)
Southern Industry
674(1)
Southern Agriculture
675(1)
Race Relations in the New South
676(2)
The Politics of Stalemate
678(4)
Knife-Edge Electoral Balance
679(1)
Civil Service Reform
680(1)
The Tariff Issue
681(1)
Conclusion
682(1)
Suggested Readings
683(1)
Economic Change and the Crisis of the 1890s
684(32)
Economic Growth
684(1)
Chronology
685(2)
Railroads
685(2)
Technology
687(1)
The American Middle Class
687(10)
The Philadelphia Centennial Exposition
687(1)
Gilded Age Cities
688(1)
The American Museum
689(1)
The Department Store and Mail-Order Catalogs
690(1)
Advertising and Magazines
691(1)
African American Middle-Class Culture
692(1)
The New Woman
693(2)
The World's Columbian Exhibition
695(2)
Wealth and Inequality
697(2)
The Antitrust Movement
698(1)
Labor Strife
699(7)
The Great Railroad Strike of 1877
700(1)
The Knights of Labor
700(1)
Haymarket
701(1)
Henry George
702(1)
Edward Bellamy
703(1)
The Homestead Strike
704(1)
The Depression of 1893--1897
704(1)
The Pullman Strike
705(1)
Farmers' Movements
706(4)
Credit and Money
707(1)
The Greenback and Silver Movements
708(1)
The Farmers' Alliance
709(1)
The Rise and Fall of the People's Party
710(4)
The Silver Issue
712(1)
The Election of 1896
712(2)
Conclusion
714(1)
Suggested Readings
714(2)
An Industrial Society, 1890--1920
716(35)
Chronology
717(1)
Sources of Economic Growth
717(7)
Technology
718(1)
Corporate Growth
718(1)
Mass Production and Distribution
719(1)
Corporate Consolidation
719(2)
Revolution in Management
721(1)
Scientific Management on the Factory Floor
721(3)
``Robber Barons'' No More
724(1)
Obsession with Physical and Racial Fitness
725(2)
Social Darwinism
727(1)
Immigration
727(7)
European Immigration
728(2)
Chinese and Japanese Immigration
730(2)
Immigrant Labor
732(2)
Living Conditions
734(1)
Building Ethnic Communities
734(4)
A Network of Institutions
735(1)
The Emergence of an Ethnic Middle Class
735(1)
Political Machines and Organized Crime
736(2)
African American Labor and Community
738(2)
Workers and Unions
740(4)
Samuel F. Gompers and the AFL
741(2)
``Big Bill'' Haywood and the IWW
743(1)
The Joys of the City
744(1)
The New Sexuality and the Rise of Feminism
745(1)
History Through Film: The Great White Hope
746(3)
Feminism
747(2)
Conclusion
749(1)
Suggested Readings
749(2)
Progressivism
751(37)
Chronology
752(1)
Progressivism and the Protestant Spirit
752(1)
Muckrakers, Magazines, and the Turn toward ``Realism''
753(2)
Increased Newspaper and Magazine Circulation
754(1)
The Turn toward ``Realism''
754(1)
Settlement Houses and Women's Activism
755(4)
Hull House
756(1)
The Cultural Conservatism of Progressive Reformers
757(1)
A Nation of Clubwomen
758(1)
Socialism and Progressivism
759(2)
The Many Faces of Socialism
759(1)
Socialists and Progressives
760(1)
Municipal Reform
761(1)
The City Commission Plan
761(1)
The City Manager Plan
762(1)
The Costs of Reform
762(1)
Political Reform in the States
762(6)
Restoring Sovereignty to ``the People''
763(1)
Creating a Virtuous Electorate
763(1)
The Australian Ballot
764(1)
Personal Registration Laws
764(1)
Disenfranchisement
764(2)
Disillusionment with the Electorate
766(1)
Woman Suffrage
766(2)
Economic and Social Reform in the States
768(2)
Robert La Follette and Wisconsin Progressivism
768(1)
Progressive Reform in New York
769(1)
A Renewed Campaign for Civil Rights
770(3)
The Failure of Accommodationism
770(1)
From the Niagara Movement to the NAACP
771(2)
National Reform
773(5)
The Roosevelt Presidency
773(1)
Regulating the Trusts
774(1)
Toward a ``Square Deal''
774(1)
Expanding Government Power: The Economy
775(1)
Expanding Government Power: The Environment
775(2)
Progressivism: A Movement for the People?
777(1)
The Republicans: A Divided Party
777(1)
The Taft Presidency
778(1)
Battling Congress
778(1)
The Ballinger-Pinchot Controversy
778(1)
Roosevelt's Return
779(1)
The Bull Moose Campaign
780(1)
The Rise of Woodrow Wilson
780(1)
The Election of 1912
781(1)
The Wilson Presidency
782(4)
Tariff Reform and a Progressive Income Tax
782(1)
The Federal Reserve Act
782(2)
From the New Freedom to the New Nationalism
784(2)
Conclusion
786(1)
Suggested Readings
786(2)
Becoming a World Power, 1898--1917
788(30)
Chronology
789(1)
The United States Looks Abroad
789(4)
Protestant Missionaries
790(1)
Businessmen
790(1)
Imperialists
791(2)
The Spanish-American War
793(6)
``A Splendid Little War''
795(4)
The United States Becomes a World Power
799(7)
The Debate over the Treaty of Paris
800(1)
The American-Filipino War
801(1)
Controlling Cuba and Puerto Rico
802(2)
China and the ``Open Door''
804(2)
Theodore Roosevelt, Geopolitician
806(2)
The Roosevelt Corollary
806(1)
The Panama Canal
807(1)
History Through Film: Tarzan, The Ape Man
808(5)
Keeping the Peace in East Asia
811(2)
William Howard Taft, Dollar Diplomat
813(1)
Woodrow Wilson, Struggling Idealist
814(2)
Conclusion
816(1)
Suggested Readings
817(1)
War and Society, 1914--1920
818(34)
Chronology
819(1)
Europe's Descent into War
819(3)
American Neutrality
822(5)
Submarine Warfare
823(1)
The Peace Movement
824(1)
Wilson's Vision: ``Peace without Victory''
825(1)
German Escalation
826(1)
American Intervention
827(2)
Mobilizing for ``Total'' War
829(10)
Organizing Industry
829(1)
Securing Workers, Keeping Labor Peace
830(2)
Raising an Army
832(2)
Paying the Bills
834(1)
Arousing Patriotic Ardor
835(1)
Wartime Repression
836(3)
The Failure of the International Peace
839(6)
The Paris Peace Conference and the Treaty of Versailles
840(1)
The League of Nations
841(1)
Wilson versus Lodge: The Fight over Ratification
841(3)
The Treaty's Final Defeat
844(1)
The Postwar Period: A Society in Convulsion
845(5)
Labor-Capital Conflict
845(1)
Radicals and the Red Scare
846(2)
Racial Conflict and the Rise of Black Nationalism
848(2)
Conclusion
850(1)
Suggested Readings
851(1)
The 1920s
852(41)
Chronology
853(1)
Prosperity
853(12)
A Consumer Society
854(1)
A People's Capitalism
855(1)
The Rise of Advertising and Mass Marketing
856(2)
Changing Attitudes toward Marriage and Sexuality
858(1)
An Age of Celebrity
858(1)
Celebrating Business Civilization
859(1)
Industrial Workers
860(2)
Women and Work
862(1)
The Women's Movement Adrift
863(2)
The Politics of Business
865(5)
Harding and the Politics of Personal Gain
865(2)
Coolidge and Laissez-Faire Politics
867(1)
Hoover and the Politics of Associationalism
867(1)
The Politics of Business Abroad
868(2)
Farmers, Small-Town Protestants, and Moral Traditionalists
870(9)
Agricultural Depression
870(1)
Cultural Dislocation
871(2)
Prohibition
873(1)
The Ku Klux Klan
873(2)
Immigration Restriction
875(2)
Fundamentalism versus Liberal Protestantism
877(1)
The Scopes Trial
878(1)
Ethnic and Racial Communities
879(3)
European American Ethnics
879(2)
African Americans
881(1)
History Through Film: The Jazz Singer
882(7)
The Harlem Renaissance
885(1)
Mexican Americans
886(3)
The ``Lost Generation'' and Disillusioned Intellectuals
889(2)
Democracy on the Defensive
890(1)
Conclusion
891(1)
Suggested Readings
892(1)
The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929--1939
893(42)
Chronology
894(1)
Causes of the Great Depression
895(2)
Stock Market Speculation
895(1)
Mistakes by the Federal Reserve Board
895(1)
An Ill-Advised Tariff
896(1)
A Maldistribution of Wealth
896(1)
Hoover: The Fall of a Self-Made Man
897(3)
Hoover's Program
897(1)
The Bonus Army
898(2)
A Culture in Crisis
900(1)
The Democratic Roosevelt
901(2)
An Early Life of Privilege
902(1)
Roosevelt Liberalism
902(1)
The First New Deal, 1933--1935
903(10)
Saving the Banks
905(1)
Economic Relief
906(1)
Agricultural Reform
906(3)
Industrial Reform
909(1)
Rebuilding the Nation's Infrastructure
910(1)
The TVA Alternative
911(1)
The New Deal and Western Development
911(2)
Political Mobilization, Political Unrest, 1934--1935
913(3)
Populist Critics of the New Deal
913(1)
Labor Protests
914(1)
Anger at the Polls
915(1)
Radical Third Parties
916(1)
The Second New Deal, 1935--1937
916(10)
Philosophical Underpinnings
917(1)
Legislation
917(2)
Victory in 1936: The New Democratic Coalition
919(1)
Rhetoric Versus Reality
920(1)
Men, Women, and Reform
921(3)
Labor in Politics and Culture
924(2)
America's Minorities and the New Deal
926(4)
Eastern and Southern European Ethnics
927(1)
African Americans
927(1)
Mexican Americans
928(1)
American Indians
929(1)
The New Deal Abroad
930(2)
Stalemate, 1937--1940
932(1)
The Court-Packing Fiasco
932(1)
The Recession of 1937--1938
933(1)
Conclusion
933(1)
Suggested Readings
934(1)
America during the Second World War
935(41)
Chronology
936(1)
The Road to War: Aggression and Response
936(10)
The Rise of Aggressor States
937(1)
Isolationist Sentiment and American Neutrality
937(1)
Growing Interventionist Sentiment
938(1)
The Mounting Crisis
938(1)
The Outbreak of War in Europe
939(1)
America's Response to War in Europe
940(3)
An ``Arsenal of Democracy''
943(1)
Pearl Harbor
944(2)
Fighting the War in Europe
946(4)
Campaigns in North Africa and Italy
947(1)
Operation Overlord
948(2)
The Pacific Theater
950(4)
Seizing the Initiative in the Pacific
950(1)
China Policy
951(1)
Pacific Strategy
951(3)
A New President
954(3)
Atomic Power and Japanese Surrender
954(3)
The War at Home: The Economy
957(5)
Government's Role in the Economy
957(1)
Business and Finance
958(2)
The Workforce
960(1)
Labor Unions
961(1)
Assessing Economic Change
962(1)
The War at Home: Social Issues
962(8)
Wartime Propaganda
963(1)
Gender Equality
964(1)
Racial Equality
965(2)
Racial Tensions
967(3)
Shaping the Peace
970(4)
International Organizations
970(1)
Spheres of Interest and Postwar Settlements
971(3)
Conclusion
974(1)
Suggested Readings
975(1)
The Age of Containment, 1946--1954
976(36)
Creating a National Security State, 1945--1949
976(1)
Chronology
977(7)
Onset of the Cold War
977(1)
Containment Abroad: The Truman Doctrine
978(2)
Truman's Loyalty Program
980(1)
The National Security Act, the Marshall Plan, and the Berlin Crisis
981(2)
The Election of 1948
983(1)
The Korean War Era, 1949--1952
984(6)
NATO, China, and the Bomb
984(1)
NSC-68
985(1)
The Korean War
986(3)
Korea and Containment
989(1)
Containment at Home
990(4)
Anticommunism and the Labor Movement
991(1)
HUAC and the Loyalty Program
992(2)
History Through Film: High Noon
994(5)
Targeting Difference
995(1)
The ``Great Fear''
996(2)
McCarthyism
998(1)
Truman's Fair Deal
999(6)
The Employment Act of 1946 and the Promise of Economic Growth
1000(1)
Shaping the Fair Deal
1001(2)
Civil Rights
1003(2)
A Changing Culture
1005(4)
Jackie Robinson and the Baseball ``Color Line''
1005(1)
Suburban Development
1006(2)
Allure and Danger: Women on Film
1008(1)
From Truman to Eisenhower
1009(1)
The Election of 1952
1009(1)
A Soldier-President
1010(1)
Conclusion
1010(1)
Suggested Readings
1011(1)
Affluence and Its Discontents, 1953--1963
1012(44)
Foreign Policy, 1953--1960
1012(1)
Chronology
1013(4)
Eisenhower Takes Command
1013(1)
The New Look and Summitry
1014(2)
Covert Action and Economic Leverage
1016(1)
America and the Third World
1017(3)
Latin America
1017(1)
Nasserism and the Suez Crisis of 1956
1018(1)
Vietnam
1019(1)
Affluence---A ``People of Plenty''
1020(8)
Economic Growth
1021(2)
Highways and Waterways
1023(2)
Labor--Management Accord
1025(1)
Political Pluralism
1026(1)
A Religious People
1027(1)
Discontents of Affluence
1028(4)
Conformity in an Affluent Society
1028(1)
Restive Youth
1029(2)
The Mass Culture Debate
1031(1)
Changing Gender Patterns
1032(2)
The New Suburbs and Gender Ideals
1032(1)
Women's Changing Roles
1033(1)
The Fight against Discrimination, 1953--1960
1034(8)
The Brown Cases, 1954--1955
1035(2)
The Montgomery Bus Boycott and Martin Luther King, Jr.
1037(1)
The Domestic and International Politics of Civil Rights
1037(2)
American Indian Policy
1039(1)
The Growth of Spanish-Speaking Populations
1040(1)
Urban-Suburban Issues
1041(1)
Debating the Role of Government
1042(3)
The New Conservatives
1042(1)
Advocates of a More Active Government
1043(2)
The Kennedy Years: Foreign Policy
1045(4)
The Election of 1960
1045(2)
Kennedy's Foreign Policy Goals
1047(1)
Cuba and Berlin
1047(2)
Southeast Asia and ``Flexible Response''
1049(1)
The Kennedy Years: Domestic Policy
1049(5)
Policy Making under Kennedy
1049(1)
The Civil Rights Movement, 1960--1963
1050(2)
Women's Issues
1052(1)
The Assassination of John F. Kennedy
1053(1)
Conclusion
1054(1)
Suggested Readings
1055(1)
America during Its Longest War, 1963--1974
1056(38)
Chronology
1057(1)
The Great Society
1057(6)
Closing the New Frontier
1058(1)
The Election of 1964
1059(2)
Lyndon Johnson's Great Society
1061(1)
Evaluating the Great Society
1062(1)
Escalation in Vietnam
1063(5)
The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
1063(2)
The War Widens
1065(1)
The Media and the War
1066(2)
The War at Home
1068(4)
A New Left
1068(2)
The Counterculture
1070(1)
From Civil Rights to Black Power
1071(1)
History Through Film: Malcolm X
1072(6)
1968: The Violence Overseas
1074(1)
1968: The Violence at Home
1075(1)
The Election of 1968
1076(2)
The Nixon Years, 1969--1974
1078(6)
The Economy
1078(1)
Social Policy
1079(1)
Environmentalism
1080(1)
Controversies over Rights
1081(3)
Foreign Policy under Nixon and Kissinger
1084(4)
Detente
1084(1)
Vietnamization
1085(2)
The Aftermath of War
1087(1)
Expanding the Nixon Doctrine
1087(1)
The Wars of Watergate
1088(4)
The Election of 1972
1089(1)
Nixon Pursued
1090(1)
Nixon's Final Days
1091(1)
Conclusion
1092(1)
Suggested Readings
1093(1)
Economic and Social Change in the Late 20th Century
1094(40)
A Changing People
1094(1)
An Aging Population
1094(1)
Chronology
1095(7)
The Rise of the Sunbelt
1096(1)
New Immigration
1097(3)
Urbanization and Suburbanization
1100(2)
Economic Transformations
1102(6)
New Technologies
1103(1)
Big Business
1104(2)
Postindustrial Restructuring
1106(2)
Media and Culture
1108(5)
The Video Revolution
1108(2)
The ``New Hollywood''
1110(1)
The Changing Media Environment
1111(1)
The New Mass Culture Debate
1112(1)
Social Activism
1113(5)
Women's Issues
1114(2)
Sexual Politics
1116(2)
Race, Ethnicity, and Social Activism
1118(10)
African American Activism
1119(2)
American Indian Activism
1121(2)
Activism in Spanish-Speaking Communities
1123(2)
Asian American Activism
1125(2)
The Dilemmas of Antidiscrimination Efforts
1127(1)
The New Right
1128(4)
New Conservative Institutions
1128(1)
The New Religious Right
1129(1)
The New Right's Agenda
1130(2)
Conclusion
1132(1)
Suggested Readings
1133(1)
Power and Politics since 1974
1134(45)
Chronology
1135(1)
The Caretaker Presidency of Gerald Ford (1974--1977)
1136(2)
Trying to Whip Stagflation
1136(1)
Foreign Policy
1137(1)
The Election of 1976
1137(1)
Jimmy Carter's One-term Presidency (1977-1981)
1138(7)
Welfare and Energy Initiatives
1138(2)
A Faltering Economy
1140(1)
Negotiating Foreign Disputes
1141(1)
Campaigning for Human Rights Abroad
1142(1)
Confronting Problems in Iran and Afghanistan
1143(1)
The Election of 1980
1143(2)
Ronald Reagan's ``New Morning in America'' (1981--1989)
1145(5)
Pursuing Supply-Side Economics
1145(2)
Broadening the New Right Agenda
1147(2)
Routing the Democrats, 1984
1149(1)
History Through Film: The First Movie-Star President
1150(2)
Reagan's Second Term
1150(2)
Renewing the Cold War
1152(4)
The Defense Buildup
1153(1)
Deploying Military Power
1154(1)
The Iran-Contra Controversy
1155(1)
The Beginning of the End of the Cold War
1156(1)
The First Bush Presidency (1989--1993)
1156(6)
The Election of 1988
1157(1)
The End of the Cold War
1158(2)
The Persian Gulf War
1160(1)
The Election of 1992
1161(1)
The Presidency of Bill Clinton (1993--2001)
1162(9)
Clinton's First Two Years
1163(1)
A Republican Congress, a Democratic White House
1164(2)
Victory and Impeachment
1166(2)
Environmental Policy
1168(1)
Post--Cold War Foreign Policy
1169(2)
Globalization
1171(1)
The Presidency of George W. Bush (2001--)
1171(7)
The Long Election
1172(1)
A Conservative Domestic Agenda
1173(1)
Foreign Policy Changes Course
1174(3)
Bush Wins Reelection
1177(1)
Conclusion
1178(1)
Suggested Readings
1179


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...