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Enduring Vision A History of the American People, Concise

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ISBN-10: 0547222807

ISBN-13: 9780547222806

Edition: 6th 2010

Authors: Paul S. Boyer, Clifford E. Clark, Sandra Hawley, Joseph F. Kett, Andrew Rieser

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List price: $203.95
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 12/31/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 872
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.190
Language: English

Paul S. Boyer, Merle Curti Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, earned his Ph.D. from Harvard University. An editor of NOTABLE AMERICAN WOMEN, 1607-1950 (1971), he also co-authored SALEM POSSESSED: THE SOCIAL ORIGINS OF WITCHCRAFT (1974), for which, with Stephen Nissenbaum, he received the John H. Dunning Prize of the American Historical Association. His other works include URBAN MASSES AND MORAL ORDER IN AMERICA, 1820-1920 (1978), BY THE BOMB'S EARLY LIGHT: AMERICAN THOUGHT AND CULTURE AT THE DAWN OF THE ATOMIC AGE (1985), WHEN TIME SHALL BE NO MORE: PROPHECY BELIEF IN MODERN AMERICAN CULTURE (1992), and PROMISES TO KEEP: THE UNITED STATES SINCE WORLD WAR…    

Sandra McNair Hawley received her Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University. She co-authored the book Global Politics with Dean A. Minix and has written numerous papers on US/Chinese relations, with a focus on popular culture portraits of Asia and their implications. She currently teaches at San Jacinto College and is working on a new book on the history of Texas.

Joseph F. Kett, James Madison Professor of History at the University of Virginia, received his Ph.D. from Harvard University. His works include THE FORMATION OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL PROFESSION: THE ROLE OF INSTITUTIONS, 1780-1860 (1968), RITES OF PASSAGE: ADOLESCENCE IN AMERICA, 1790-PRESENT (1977), THE PURSUIT OF KNOWLEDGE UNDER DIFFICULTIES: FROM SELF-IMPROVEMENT TO ADULT EDUCATION IN AMERICA, 1750-1990 (1994), and THE NEW DICTIONARY OF CULTURAL LITERACY (2002), of which he is co-author. A former History Department chair at Virginia, he also has participated on the Panel on Youth of the President's Science Advisory Committee, has served on the Board of Editors of the "History of Education…    

Andrew Rieser (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin) is assistant professor of History at State University of New York Dutchess Community College and is a past Pew Program fellow in Religion and American history at Yale University. Rieser served as Associate Editor of the DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN HISTORY, 3e. His first book, THE CHAUTAUQUA MOMENT: PROTESTANTS, PROGRESSIVES, AND THE CULTURE OF MODERN LIBERALISM, 1874-1920 brings a fresh analysis to one of the most important cultural institutions of late 19th and early 20th century America.

Native Peoples Of America To 1500
The First Americans, c. 13,000-2500 B.C.
Cultural Diversity, c. 2500 B.C.-A.D. 1500
North American Peoples on the Eve of European Contact
The Rise Of The Atlantic World 1400-1625
African and European Backgrounds
Europe and the Atlantic World, 1440-1600
Footholds in North America, 1512-1625
The Emergence Of Colonial Societies, 1625-1700
Chesapeake Society
Puritanism in New England
The Spread of Slavery
The Caribbean and Carolina
The Middle Colonies
Rivals for North America
France and Spain
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
Roads To Revolution, 1750-1776
Triumph and tensions: The British Empire, 1750-1763
Imperial Authority, Colonial Opposition, 1760-1766
Resistance Resumes, 1766-1770
The Deepening Crisis, 1770-1774
Toward Independence, 1774-1776
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
Launching The New Republic, 1788-1800
Constitutional Government Takes Shape, 1788-1796
Hamilton's Domestic Policies, 1789-1794
The United States in a Wider World, 1789-1796
Parties and Politics, 1793-1800
Economic and Social Change
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
The Transformation Of American Society, 1815-1840
Westward Expansion
The Growth of the Market Economy
Industrial Beginnings
Equality and Inequality
The Revolution in Social Relationships
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
Technology, Culture, And Everyday Life, 1840-1860
Technology and Economic Growth
The Quality Of Life
Democratic Pastimes
The Quest for Nationality in Literature and Art
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
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
From Compromise
To Secession, 1850-1861
The 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
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
The Union Victorious, 1864-1865
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
The Transformation Of The Trans-Mississippi West, 1860-1900
Native Americans and the Trans-Mississippi West
Settling the West
Southwestern Borderlands
Exploiting the Western Landscape
The West of Life and Legend
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
Immigration, Urbanization, And Everyday Life, 1860-1900
The New American City
Middle- and Upper-Class Society and Culture
Working-Class Politics and Reform
Working-Class Leisure in the Immigrant City
Cultures in Conflict
Politics And Expansion
In An Industrializing Age, 1877-1900
Party Politics in an Era of Upheaval, 1877-1884
Politics of Privilege
Politics of Exclusion, 1884-1892
The 1890s: Politics in a Depression Decade
Expansionist Stirrings and War with Spain, 1878-1901
The Progressive Era, 1900-1917
Progressives and Their Ideas
State and Local Progressivism
Progressivism and Social Control
Blacks, Women, and Workers Organize
National Progressivism Phase I
Roosevelt and Taft, 1901-1913
National Progressivism Phase II
Woodrow Wilson, 1913-1917
Global Involvements And World War I, 1902-1920
Defining America's World Role, 1902-1914
War in Europe, 1914-1917
Mobilizing at Home, Fighting in France, 1917-1918
Promoting the War and Suppressing Dissent
Economic and Social Trends in Wartime America
Joyous Armistice, Bitter Aftermath, 1918-1920
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 Society in Conflict
Hoover at the Helm
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
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
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
America At Mid-Century, 1952-1960
The Eisenhower Presidency
The Cold War Continues
The Affluent Society
Consensus and Conservatism
The Other America
Seeds of Disquiet
The Liberal Era, 1960-1968
The Kennedy Presidency, 1960-1963
The Struggle for Black Equality, 1961-1968
Liberalism Ascendant, 1963-1968
Voices of Protest
The Liberal Crusade in Vietnam, 1961-1968
A Time Of Upheaval, 1968-1974
The Youth Movement
The Counterculture. 1968
The Politics of Upheaval
Nixon and World Politics
Domestic Problems and Divisions
The Crisis of the Presidency
Conservative Resurgence, Economic Woes
Foreign Challenges, 1974-1989
Cultural Changes
Economic and Social Changes in Post-1960s America
Years of Malaise: Post-Watergate
Politics and Diplomacy, 1974-1981
The Reagan Revolution, 1981-1984
Reagan's Second Term, 1985-1989
Beyond The Cold War
Charting A New Course, 1988-2000
The Bush Years: Global Resolve, Domestic Drift, 1988-1993
The Clinton Era Begins: Debating Domestic Policy, 1993-1996
The Economic Boom of the 1990s
Clinton's Foreign Policy: Defining America's
Role in a Post-Cold War World
The Clinton Era Ends
Domestic Politics, Impeachment, Disputed Election, 1996-2000
Cultural Trends at Century's End
Global Dangers, Global Challenges, 2001
To The Present
America Under Attack
September 11, 2001, and Its Aftermath
Politics and the Economy in Bush's First Term, 2001-2005
Foreign Policy in a Threatening Era
Social and Cultural
Trends in Contemporary America
Domestic Policy Since 2004