Discovering the American Past: A Look at the Evidence, Volume II: Since 1865
  • Release Date : 01 January 2016
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 1305630432
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Download or read book entitled Discovering the American Past: A Look at the Evidence, Volume II: Since 1865 by author: William Bruce Wheeler which was release on 01 January 2016 and published by Cengage Learning with total page 400 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.