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Out of Many: A History of the American People, Volume 1, Media and Research Update,9780131502574
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Out of Many: A History of the American People, Volume 1, Media and Research Update

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Edition:
4th
ISBN13:

9780131502574

ISBN10:
0131502573
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
1/1/2005
Publisher(s):
Prentice Hall
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Summary

For introductory-level American History Courses. This major revision of a path breaking text weaves together the complex interaction of social, political, and historical forces that have shaped the United States and from which the American peoplehave evolved by telling stories of people and of the nation and emphasizing that American history has never been the preserve of any particular region. The text's trademark continentalapproach has been expanded to incorporate a greater hemispheric perspective, while a new community and memory feature analyzes the roleand the conflictsof historical memory in shaping communities' understanding of the past. The Out of Many Media and Research Update brings together a wide array of assets to provide a completely integrated learning experience.

Table of Contents

(NOTE: Combined Edition includes Chapters 1-31, Volume I includes Chapters 1-17, and Volume II includes Chapters 17-31. Each chapter begins with chapter-opening outlines and key topic lists, and concludes with a Chronology, Conclusion, Review Questions, Recommended Reading, Maps, U.S. History Documents CD-ROM, Media Resources and Exploring America.)
Preface
Community and Diversity
A Continent of Villages, to 1500
American Communities: Cahokia: Thirteenth-Century Life on the Mississippi
Settling the Continent
New Ways of Living on the Land
The Development of Farming
Cultural Regions of North America on the Eve of Colonization
Highlights of Out of Many Media and Research and Update
Media Resources
Exploring America: America and the Horse
Community and Memory: The Battle over Burials
When Worlds Collide, 1492-1590
American Communities: The English and the Algonquians at Roanoke
The Expansion of Europe
The Spanish in the Americas
Northern Explorations and Encounters
Media Resources: Exploring America: Exploitation of the Americas
Planting Colonies in North America, 1588-1701
American Communities: Communities Struggle with Diversity in Seventeenth-Century Santa Feacute;
Spain and Its Competitors in North America
England in the Chesapeake
The New England Colonies
The Restoration Colonies
Conflict and War
Media Resources
Exploring America: Jamestown
Slavery and Empire, 1441-1770
American Communities: African Slaves Build Their Own Community in Coastal Georgia
The Beginnings of African Slavery
The African Slave Trade
The Development of North American Slave Societies
African to African American
Slavery and the Economics of Empire
Slavery and Freedom
Media Resources
Exploring America: Racism in American History
Community and Memory: The Living History of Slavery
The Cultures of Colonial North America, 1700-1780
American Communities: From Deerfield to Kahnawake: Crossing Cultural Boundaries
North American Regions
Diverging Social and Political Patterns
The Cultural Transformation of British North America
Media Resources
Exploring America: The Great Awakening
From Empire to Independence, 1750-1776
American Communities: The First Continental Congress Shapes a National Political Community
The Seven Years' War in America
The Imperial Crisis in British North America
ldquo;Save Your Money and Save Your Country.rdquo;
From Resistance to Rebellion
Deciding for Independence
Media Resources
Exploring America: The Stamp Act
Community and Memory: The Invention of the Liberty Bell
The Creation of the United States, 1776-1786
American Communities: A National Community Evolves at Valley Forge
The War for Independence
The United States in Congress Assembled
Revolutionary Politics in the States
Media Resources
Exploring America: Exploring the Geography of the American Revolution
The United States of North America, 1786-1800
American Communities: Mingo Creek Settlers Refuse to Pay the Whiskey Tax
Forming a New Government
The New Nation
Federalists and Jeffersonian Republicans
ldquo;The Rising Glory of America.rdquo;
Media Resources
Exploring America: Ratification of the Constitution
An Agrarian Republic, 1790-1824
American Communities: Expansion Touches Mandan Villages on the Upper Missouri
North American Communities from Coast to Coast
A National Economy
The Jefferson Presidency
Renewed Imperial Rivalry in North America
The War of 1812
Defining the Boundaries
Media Resources
Exploring America: Continentalism
Community and Memory: In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark
The Growth of Democracy, 1824-1840
American Communities: Martin Van Buren Forges a New Kind of Political Community
The New Democratic Politics in North America
The Jackson Presidency
Internal Improvements: Building an Infrastructure
Jackson and His Opponents: The Rise of the Whigs
The Second American Party System
American Arts and Letters
Media Resources
Exploring America: American Art
The South and Slavery, 1790s-1850s
American Communities: Natchez-under-the Hill
King Cotton and Southern Expansion
To Be a Slave
The African American Community
The White Majority
Planters
The Defense of Slavery
Media Resources
Exploring America: Alexis de Tocqueville
Industry and the North, 1790s-1840s
American Communities: Women Factory Workers Form a Community in Lowell, Massachusetts
Preindustrial Ways of Working
The Market Revolution
From Artisan to Worker
A New Social Order
Media Resources
Exploring America: Machinery
Coming to Terms with the New Age, 1820s-1850s
American Communities: Seneca Falls: Women Reformers Respond to the Market Revolution
Urban America
The Labor Movement and Urban Politics
Social Reform Movements
Antislavery and Abolitionism
The Women's Rights Movement
Media Resources
Exploring America: Angelina Grimkeacute;
The Territorial Expansion of the United States, 1830s-1850s
American Communities: Texans and Tejanos ldquo;Remember the Alamo!rdquo;
Exploring the West
The Politics of Expansion
The Mexican-American War
California and the Gold Rush
The Politics of Manifest Destiny
Media Resources
Exploring America: The Unwelcome Mat
Community and Memory: Remembering the Alamo
The Coming Crisis, the 1850s
American Communities: Illinois Communities Debate Slavery
America in 1850
The Compromise of 1850
The Crisis of the National Party System
The Differences Deepen
The South Secedes
Media Resources
Exploring America: Anthony Burns
The Civil War, 1861-1865
American Communities: Mother Bickerdyke Connects Northern Communities to Their Boys at War
Communities Mobilize for War
Governments Organize for War
The Fighting through 1862
The Death of Slavery
The Front Lines and the Home Front
The Tide Turns
Media Resources
Exploring America: Fort Pillow Massacre
Reconstruction, 1863-1877
American Communities: Hale County, Alabama: From Slavery to Freedom in a Black Belt Community
The Politics of Reconstruction
The Meaning of Freedom
Southern Politics and Society
Reconstructing the North
Media Resources
Exploring America: Did Reconstruction Work for The Freed People
Appendix
Bibliography
Credits
Index
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