The American Journey: Teaching and Learning Classroom Edition, Volume 2

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-01-01
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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This highly visual survey of American history introduces students to the key features of American political, social, and economic history in an exciting format designed to ignite students passion to know history. TheTeaching & Learning Classroom Editionprovides students with the most help available in reading, thinking, and applying the material they are learning in the text and in lecture. Battle Cries and Freedom Songs: The Civil War, 1861-1865; Reconstruction, 1865-1877; A New South: Economic Progress and Social Tradition, 1877-1900; Industry, Immigrants, and Cities, 1870-1900; Transforming the West, 1865-1890; Politics and Government, 1877-1900; The Progressive Era, 1900-1917; Creating an Empire, 1865-1917; America and the Great War, 1914-1920; Toward a Modern America: The 1920s; The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1939; World War II, 1939-1945; The Cold War at Home and Abroad, 1946-1952; The Confident Years, 1953-1964; Shaken to the Roots, 1965-1980; The Reagan Revolution and a Changing World, 1981-1992; Complacency, Crisis, and Global Reengagement,19932007. Any professional or individual seeking to better understand U.S. History.

Table of Contents

Reconstruction, 1865-1877
White Southerners and the Ghosts of the Confederacy, 1865
More than Freedom: African-American Aspirations in 1865
Education Forty Acres and a Mulerdquo; Migration to Cities Faith and Freedom Federal Reconstruction, 1865ndash;1870
Presidential Reconstruction, 1865ndash;1867
Congressional Reconstruction, 1867ndash;1870
Southern Republican Governments 1867ndash;1870
Counter-Reconstruction, 1870ndash;1874
The Uses of Violence Northern Indifference Liberal Republicans and the Election of 1872
Economic Transformation Redemption, 1874ndash;1877
The Democratsrsquo; Violent Resurgence The Weak Federal Response The Election of 1876 and the Compromise of 1877
The Memory of Reconstruction The Failed Promise of Reconstruction Modest Gains and Future Victories
A New South: Economic Progress and Social Tradition, 1877-1900
The Newness of the New South An Industrial and Urban South
The Limits of Industrial and Urban Growth Farms to Cities: Impact on Southern Society
The Southern Agrarian Revolt Cotton and Credit Southern Farmers Organize, 1877ndash;1892
Women in the New South Church Work and Preserving Memories Womenrsquo;s Clubs Settling the Race Issue
The Fluidity of Southern Race Relations, 1877ndash;1890
The White Backlash Lynch Law Segregation by Law Disfranchisement
A National Consensus on Race Response of the Black Community
Industry, Immigrants, and Cities, 1870-1900
Mary Antin New Industry Inventing Technology: The Electric Age
The Corporation and Its Impact
The Changing Nature of Work Child Labor Working Women Responses to Poverty and Wealth Workers Organize
New Immigrants Old World Backgrounds Cultural Connections in a New World
The Job Nativism Roots of the Great Migration New Cities Centers and Suburbs
The New Middle Class A Consumer Society
The Growth of Leisure Activities
The Ideal City
Transforming the West, 1865-1890
Subjugating Native Americans Tribes and Cultures Federal Indian Policy Warfare and Dispossession Life on
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