The American Journey, Teaching and Learning Classroom Edition

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Pearson/Prentice Hall, Jan 1, 2004 - History - 847 pages
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For freshman- and sophomore-level survey courses in U.S. History. To know history is to love historyThis highly visual brief survey of U.S. History introduces students to the key features of American political, social, and economic history in a exciting new format designed to ignite in students a passion to know and love history the way that their professors do. The Teaching & Learning Classroom edition of the highly successful The American Journey, provides your students with the most help available in reading, thinking, and applying the material they are learning in the text and in lecture. A series of pedagogical aids, in text and out of class study companions, as well as complete instructor presentational and assessment support makes this text the perfect choice for those looking to make history come alive for their students.

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User Review  - AlexTheHunn - LibraryThing

This is a good middle of the road textbook for a freshman Survery of American History. It attempts to include a wide range of cultural elements and seeks to avoid the Eurocentric approach that tainted so many texts in previous years. Read full review


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Virginia DeJohn Anderson is Associate Professor of History at the University of Colorado, Boulder. She is the author of New England's Generation and co-author (with David Goldfield, et al.) of The American Journey: A History of the United States.

Carl Abbott is the author of eight previous books, including "The New Urban America: Growth and Politics in Sunbelt Cities". He is a professor of urban studies and planning at Portland State University.

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