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American Studies

Topics and Sources (Contributions in American Studies)

by Robert H. Walker

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

  • United States,
  • Study and teaching,
  • History - U.S.,
  • U.S.,
  • United States - General,
  • History,
  • U.S

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8207298M
    ISBN 100837185599
    ISBN 109780837185590

    American Studies is an Interdisciplinary Program at Stanford blending courses in history, literature, social sciences and the arts, in which students learn to analyze and interpret America's past and present, forging fresh and creative syntheses along the way. PRODUCTS. TCAP US History and Geography TCAP 8 Social Studies quantity. E-Book Trial. American Book Company Executive Drive Woodstock, GA [email protected] Products. TCAP US History and Geography $ ; TCAP 8 Social Studies $ ;.

    Our textbook publishing company creates curriculum for teachers & provides interactive textbooks for K by marrying content & technology with interactive experiences. The question of what it means to be an "American" demands, then, an exploration of the moral, civic, and artistic imagination of Americans and of the specific historical circumstances that have shaped that imagination over time. This course is an interdisciplinary exploration of the American imagination since the late nineteenth century.

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