The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 1152
ISBN: 1111349533
Available:
Release: 2012-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

THE AMERICAN PAGEANT enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining texts in American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The Fifteenth edition includes markedly deeper explorations of the cultural innovations, artistic movements, and intellectual doctrines that have engaged and inspired Americans and shaped the course of American history. Additional pedagogical features make THE AMERICAN PAGEANT accessible to students: part openers and chapter-ending chronologies provide a context for the major periods in American history, while other features present primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures for analysis. Available in the following options: THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, Fifteenth Edition (Chapters 1-42); Volume 1: To 1877 (Chapters 1-22); Volume 2: Since 1865 (Chapters 22-42). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

American Pageant

American Pageant
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 1152
ISBN: 1305075900
Available:
Release: 2015-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

THE AMERICAN PAGEANT enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining texts on American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The 16th edition includes a major revision of Part Six (the period from 1945 to the present), reflecting recent scholarship and providing greater thematic coherence. The authors also condensed and consolidated material on the Wilson presidency and World War I (formerly Chapters 29 and 30) into a new single chapter. A new feature, “Contending Voices,” offers paired quotes from original historical sources, accompanied by questions that prompt students to think about conflicting perspectives on controversial subjects. Additional pedagogical aids make THE AMERICAN PAGEANT accessible to students: part openers and chapter-ending chronologies provide a context for the major periods in American history, while other features present additional primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures for analysis. Available in the following options: THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, Sixteenth Edition (Chapters 1−41); Volume 1: To 1877 (Chapters 1−22); Volume 2: Since 1865 (Chapters 22−41). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen,Conrad Kottak
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1305075919
Available:
Release: 2016
Editor: Unknown
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

The new edition of American Pageant, the leading program for AP U.S. history, now reflects the redesigned AP Course and Exam that begins with the 2014-2015 school year. The 16th edition helps prepare students for success on the AP Exam by 1) helping them practice historical thinking skills, pulling together concepts with events, and 2) giving them practice answering questions modeled after those they'll find on the exam. The new edition adds a two-page opener/preview to every chapter, guiding students through the main points of the chapter and using questions and elements tied to the AP Curriculum Framework to help them internalize the chapter more conceptually. Also new are additional End-of-Part multiple-choice and short answer questions reflecting the changes to the exam. Practice DBQs and other free response essay questions will still be found at the back of the book.

The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 1012
ISBN: 1111831068
Available:
Release: 2011-01-01
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

"The inside story of American history. One of the most popular American history texts ever written, The American Pageant combines colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and the authors' trademark wit to engage students like no other text. This revised edition includes in-depth explorations of the cultural innovations, artistic movements, and intellectual doctrines that have engaged and inspired Americans and shaped the course of American history. New in-text features present primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures, and offer context for the major periods in American history -- giving you the tools you need to analyze key events and eras like a historian!"--Back cover.

The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: Thomas Andrew Bailey,Thomas A. Bailey,David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 1110
ISBN: 0669397288
Available:
Release: 1998
Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

USAs historie indtil 1996

American Pageant Volume 1

American Pageant  Volume 1
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 592
ISBN: 1305075935
Available:
Release: 2015-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

THE AMERICAN PAGEANT enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining texts on American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The 16th edition includes a major revision of Part Six (the period from 1945 to the present), reflecting recent scholarship and providing greater thematic coherence. The authors also condensed and consolidated material on the Wilson presidency and World War I (formerly Chapters 29 and 30) into a new single chapter. A new feature, “Contending Voices,” offers paired quotes from original historical sources, accompanied by questions that prompt students to think about conflicting perspectives on controversial subjects. Additional pedagogical aids make THE AMERICAN PAGEANT accessible to students: part openers and chapter-ending chronologies provide a context for the major periods in American history, while other features present additional primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures for analysis. Available in the following options: THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, Sixteenth Edition (Chapters 1-41); Volume 1: To 1877 (Chapters 1-22); Volume 2: Since 1865 (Chapters 22-41). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The American Pageant Volume 2

The American Pageant  Volume 2
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 656
ISBN: 1111831432
Available:
Release: 2012-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

THE AMERICAN PAGEANT enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining texts in American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The Fifteenth edition includes markedly deeper explorations of the cultural innovations, artistic movements, and intellectual doctrines that have engaged and inspired Americans and shaped the course of American history. Additional pedagogical features make THE AMERICAN PAGEANT accessible to students: part openers and chapter-ending chronologies provide a context for the major periods in American history, while other features present primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures for analysis. Available in the following options: THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, Fifteenth Edition (Chapters 1-42); Volume 1: To 1877 (Chapters 1-22); Volume 2: Since 1865 (Chapters 22-42). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 592
ISBN: 0357030575
Available:
Release: 2018-12-17
Editor: Cengage Learning
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

You may not think that a history book could make you laugh, but THE AMERICAN PAGEANT just might. It's known for being one of the most popular, effective and entertaining texts on American history. Colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations and the authors' trademark wit bring history to life. Learning aids make the book as accessible as it is enjoyable: part openers and chapter-ending chronologies provide a context for the major periods in American history, while primary sources and introductions to key historical figures give you a front row seat to the nation's past. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: Thomas Andrew Bailey,David M. Kennedy
Pages: 508
ISBN: 0669339059
Available:
Release: 1994
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Traces the history of the United States from the arrival of first Indian people to the present day.

Looking for Miss America

Looking for Miss America
Author: Margot Mifflin
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9781640092242
Available:
Release: 2020-08-04
Editor: Catapult
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From an author praised for writing “delicious social history” (Dwight Garner, The New York Times) comes a lively account of memorable Miss America contestants, protests, and scandals—and how the pageant, nearing its one hundredth anniversary, serves as an unintended indicator of feminist progress Looking for Miss America is a fast–paced narrative history of a curious and contradictory institution. From its start in 1921 as an Atlantic City tourist draw to its current incarnation as a scholarship competition, the pageant has indexed women’s status during periods of social change—the post–suffrage 1920s, the Eisenhower 1950s, the #MeToo era. This ever–changing institution has been shaped by war, evangelism, the rise of television and reality TV, and, significantly, by contestants who confounded expectations. Spotlighting individuals, from Yolande Betbeze, whose refusal to pose in swimsuits led an angry sponsor to launch the rival Miss USA contest, to the first black winner, Vanessa Williams, who received death threats and was protected by sharpshooters in her hometown parade, Margot Mifflin shows how women made hard bargains even as they used the pageant for economic advancement. The pageant’s history includes, crucially, those it excluded; the notorious Rule Seven, which required contestants to be “of the white race,” was retired in the 1950s, but no women of color were crowned until the 1980s. In rigorously researched, vibrant chapters that unpack each decade of the pageant, Looking for Miss America examines the heady blend of capitalism, patriotism, class anxiety, and cultural mythology that has fueled this American ritual.

The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: Thomas A. Bailey
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0669929247
Available:
Release: 1975
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The American Pageant Revisited Recollections of a Stanford Historian

The American Pageant Revisited  Recollections of a Stanford Historian
Author: Thomas Andrew Bailey
Pages: 221
ISBN: 0817976337
Available:
Release: 1982
Editor: Hoover Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Brief American Pageant A History of the Republic Volume I To 1877

The Brief American Pageant  A History of the Republic  Volume I  To 1877
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen,Mel Piehl
Pages: 432
ISBN: 128519330X
Available:
Release: 2016-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

THE BRIEF AMERICAN PAGEANT presents a concise and vivid chronological narrative, focusing on the central themes and great public debates that have dominated American history. Colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and the text’s trademark wit are all evident throughout. The strong historical narrative is highlighted by focus questions, chapter outlines and summaries, marginal glossaries, and special features such as “Makers of America”, “Examining the Evidence”, and “Thinking Globally”. Also available in the following split options: Volume I: To 1877 (Chapters 1-22), ISBN: 9781285193304; Volume II: Since 1865 (Chapters 22-41), ISBN: 9781285193311. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

American Pageant Volume 2

American Pageant  Volume 2
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen
Pages: 656
ISBN: 1305075927
Available:
Release: 2015-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

THE AMERICAN PAGEANT enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining texts on American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The 16th edition includes a major revision of Part Six (the period from 1945 to the present), reflecting recent scholarship and providing greater thematic coherence. The authors also condensed and consolidated material on the Wilson presidency and World War I (formerly Chapters 29 and 30) into a new single chapter. A new feature, “Contending Voices,” offers paired quotes from original historical sources, accompanied by questions that prompt students to think about conflicting perspectives on controversial subjects. Additional pedagogical aids make THE AMERICAN PAGEANT accessible to students: part openers and chapter-ending chronologies provide a context for the major periods in American history, while other features present additional primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures for analysis. Available in the following options: THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, Sixteenth Edition (Chapters 1-41); Volume 1: To 1877 (Chapters 1-22); Volume 2: Since 1865 (Chapters 22-41). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Here She Is

Here She Is
Author: Hilary Levey Friedman
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780807083642
Available:
Release: 2020-08-25
Editor: Beacon Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A fresh exploration of American feminist history told through the lens of the beauty pageant world. Many predicted that pageants would disappear by the 21st century. Yet they are thriving. America’s most enduring contest, Miss America, celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2020. Why do they persist? In Here She Is, Hilary Levey Friedman reveals the surprising ways pageants have been an empowering feminist tradition. She traces the role of pageants in many of the feminist movement’s signature achievements, including bringing women into the public sphere, helping them become leaders in business and politics, providing increased educational opportunities, and giving them a voice in the age of #MeToo. Using her unique perspective as a NOW state president, daughter to Miss America 1970, sometimes pageant judge, and scholar, Friedman explores how pageants became so deeply embedded in American life from their origins as a P.T. Barnum spectacle at the birth of the suffrage movement, through Miss Universe’s bathing beauties to the talent- and achievement-based competitions of today. She looks at how pageantry has morphed into culture everywhere from The Bachelor and RuPaul’s Drag Race to cheer and specialized contests like those for children, Indigenous women, and contestants with disabilities. Friedman also acknowledges the damaging and unrealistic expectations pageants place on women in society and discusses the controversies, including Miss America’s ableist and racist history, Trump’s ownership of the Miss Universe Organization, and the death of child pageant-winner JonBenét Ramsey. Presenting a more complex narrative than what’s been previously portrayed, Here She Is shows that as American women continue to evolve, so too will beauty pageants.

Lies My Teacher Told Me

Lies My Teacher Told Me
Author: James W. Loewen
Pages: 444
ISBN: 9780743296281
Available:
Release: 2007-10-16
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a fresh and more accurate approach to teaching American history.

A Beautiful Pageant

A Beautiful Pageant
Author: D. Krasner
Pages: 370
ISBN: 9781137066251
Available:
Release: 2016-09-27
Editor: Springer
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Harlem Renaissance was an unprecedented period of vitality in the American Arts. Defined as the years between 1910 and 1927, it was the time when Harlem came alive with theater, drama, sports, dance and politics. Looking at events as diverse as the prizefight between Jack Johnson and Jim 'White Hope' Jeffries, the choreography of Aida Walker and Ethel Waters, the writing of Zora Neale Hurston and the musicals of the period, Krasner paints a vibrant portrait of those years. This was the time when the residents of northern Manhattan were leading their downtown counterparts at the vanguard of artistic ferment while at the same time playing a pivotal role in the evolution of Black nationalism. This is a thrilling piece of work by an author who has been working towards this major opus for years now. It will become a classic that will stay on the American history and theater shelves for years to come.

The American Pageant

The American Pageant
Author: David M. Kennedy,Lizabeth Cohen,Thomas Andrew Bailey
Pages: 1135
ISBN: 061810349X
Available:
Release: 2002
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

Maps on lining papers Includes bibliographies and index Summary: Traces the history of the United States from the arrival of first Indian people to the present day.

The American Pageant 16th Edition AP U S History Activities Workbook

The American Pageant 16th Edition   AP  U  S  History  Activities Workbook
Author: David Tamm
Pages: 226
ISBN: 1530643600
Available:
Release: 2016-03-17
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

Kaplan's, 5-Steps, Crash Course and other review books are great resources for that last month before the exam, but Tamm's Textbook Tools student activity books are meant to be an accompaniment all year long. This AP* U.S. History companion is filled with vocab and assignments that follow the Kennedy/Cohen sixteenth edition for all 41 chapters. They can be used as regular weekly assignments or reviews. They can be used on short notice if there is a sub, or be assigned as regular homework. All you need is the textbook. Teachers can copy at will, or the book can be used as a student consumable. As publishers began putting their content online, a niche for traditional classwork was opened, a void filled by this series. And whether the textbook itself is written in ink or electrons, many students still find it more valuable to write and keep notes for themselves on paper, and portfolios still matter. The activities in this workbook challenge students to apply the concepts, give examples, and diagram every chapter. Find TTT on FB.

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Author: Barbara Robinson
Pages: 53
ISBN: 0573617457
Available:
Release: 1983
Editor: Samuel French, Inc.
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The six mean Herdman kids lie, steal, smoke cigars (even the girls) and then become involved in the community Christmas pageant.