A Companion to 19th-Century America (Wiley Blackwell by William Barney

By William Barney

A better half to 19th-Century America is an authoritative assessment of present historiographical advancements and significant issues within the background of nineteenth-century the US. Twenty-seven students, all experts of their personal thematic parts, learn the main debates and historiography. A thematic and chronological association brings jointly the key time classes, politics, the Civil battle, economic climate, and social and cultural background of the 19th century. Written with the final reader in brain, each one essay surveys the ancient examine, the rising matters, and assesses the longer term course of scholarship.

  • Complete insurance of the entire significant subject matters and present debates in nineteenth-century US background assessing the country of the scholarship and destiny concerns.
  • 24 unique essays through top specialists in nineteenth-century American heritage whole with up to date bibliographies.
  • Chronological and thematic association covers either conventional and modern fields of analysis - politics, classes, economic system, type formation, ethnicity, gender roles, areas, tradition and ideas.

Show description

Read or Download A Companion to 19th-Century America (Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History) PDF

Similar historical reference books

Brot und Spiele - Die Macht der römischen Unterhaltungskultur: Geschichte, Klasse 6 (German Edition)

Unterrichtsentwurf aus dem Jahr 2005 im Fachbereich Geschichte - Didaktik, observe: 1,0, , Sprache: Deutsch, summary: „Das römische Volk ist völlig gleichgültig geworden. Früher bestimmte es die Vergabe von Ämtern und die Befehlsgewalt von Legionen. Heute besteht darin kein Interesse mehr, das Volk hat nur noch zwei Wünsche: panem et circenses – Brot und Spiele.

Les crimes cachés des présidents: Une autre histoire de l'Amérique (French Edition)

Secrets and techniques, scandales et complots politiques à los angeles Maison Blanche Responsable du lancement de l. a. bombe atomique sur Hiroshima (60 000 morts) et Nagasaki (80 000 morts), Harry S. Truman se vantait de ne jamais avoir éprouvé le moindre remords. À un journaliste qui lui demandait si los angeles décision avait été moralement difficile à prendre, il répondit en claquant des doigts : « Je l’ai fait comme ça.

The Oxford Handbook of the French Revolution (Oxford Handbooks)

The Oxford guide of the French Revolution brings jointly a sweeping variety of specialist and cutting edge contributions to supply attractive and thought-provoking insights into the heritage and historiography of this epochal occasion. each one bankruptcy offers the most important summations of educational pondering on key issues, in addition to stimulating and provocative interpretations and recommendations for destiny examine instructions.

A Guide to British Military History: The Subject and the Sources

What precisely is army background? 40 years in the past it intended battles, campaigns, nice commanders, drums and trumpets. It used to be principally the defend of army execs and was once used to aid nationwide heritage and nationalism. Now, although, the examine of warfare has been remodeled by way of the ‘war and society’ procedure, through the exam of id, reminiscence and gender, and a much less Euro-centric and extra worldwide point of view.

Additional resources for A Companion to 19th-Century America (Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.21 of 5 – based on 17 votes