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Discovering the American Past : A Look at the Evidence: Since 1865 (Vol 2) (Paperback) (WIlliam Bruce

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This primary source reader in the popular DISCOVERING series contains a six-part pedagogical framework that guides students through the process of historical inquiry and explanation. The text emphasizes historical study as interpretation rather than memorization of data. Each chapter is organized around the same pedagogical framework: The Problem, Background, The Method, The Evidence, Questions to Consider, and Epilogue. Volume II of the Eighth Edition integrates new documents and revised coverage throughout. For example, there are new chapters on the controversial decision to flood the Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite in the early twentieth century, and the rise of the religious right in the late twentieth century.
Number of Pages: 388
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: United States / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Volume number: 2
Author: WIlliam Bruce Wheeler & Lorri Glover
Language: English
Street Date: January 1, 2016
TCIN: 50178644
UPC: 9781305630437
Item Number (DPCI): 248-03-5934
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