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  1. National Trauma and Collective Memory

    Extraordinary Events in the American Experience, 2nd Edition

    By Arthur G. Neal

    A fascinating exploration of our evolving national psyche, this book chronicles major traumas in recent American history - from the Depression and Pearl Harbor, to the assassinations of the Kennedys and Martin Luther King, Jr., to Ruby Ridge, Waco, and Columbine - how we responded to them as a...

    Published May 31st 2005 by Routledge

  2. The United States and Latin America

    A History of American Diplomacy, 1776-2000

    By Joseph Smith

    Providing a concise, balanced and incisive analysis of US diplomatic relations with Latin America from 1776 to the end of the twentieth century, this timely work explores central themes such as the structure of international relations, and the pursuit of American national interest by the use of...

    Published February 11th 2005 by Routledge

  3. The Fault Lines of Empire

    Political Differentiation in Massachusetts and Nova Scotia, 1760-1830

    By Elizabeth Mancke

    Series: New World in the Atlantic World

    The Fault Lines of Empire is a fascinating comparative study of two communities in the early modern British Empire--one in Massachusetts, the other in Nova Scotia. Elizabeth Mancke focuses on these two locations to examine how British attempts at reforming their empire impacted the...

    Published November 29th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Eisenhower

    By P G. Boyle

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Eisenhower is the president who established America as a superpower. He had already launched his reputation as the leading US military figure in the Second World War and then as supreme commander of the land forces of the newly created NATO. This book looks at how Eisenhower...

    Published November 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  5. Martin Luther King Jr.

    By John A. Kirk

    Series: Profiles In Power

    Combining the latest insights from KIng biographies and movement histories, this book provides an up-to-date critical analysis of the relationship between King and the wider civil rights movement. Delivering a fresh perspective on the relationship between 'the man and the movement', Kirk...

    Published November 5th 2004 by Routledge

  6. The United States, 1763–2001

    By Tim Clancey, Simon Mosley, John Spiller, Stephen Young

    Series: Spotlight History

    This book takes a new approach to teaching and learning early US history from 1763 to 2001 at A level. It meets the needs of teachers and students studying for today's revised AS and A2 exams. In a unique style, The United States, 1763-2001 focuses on the key topics within the period. Each topic is...

    Published October 14th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of American Social Movements

    By Immanuel Ness

    This four-volume set examines every social movement in American history - from the great struggles for abolition, civil rights, and women's equality to the more specific quests for prohibition, consumer safety, unemployment insurance, and global justice....

    Published August 31st 2004 by Routledge

  8. Taking Back the Academy!

    History of Activism, History as Activism

    Edited by Jim Downs, Jennifer Manion

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 30th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Technological Fix

    How People Use Technology to Create and Solve Problems

    Edited by Lisa Rosner

    Series: Hagley Perspectives on Business and Culture

    The term "technological fix" should mean a fix provided by technology--a solution for all of our problems, from medicine and food production to the environment and business. Instead, technological fix has come to mean a cheap, quick fix using inappropriate technology that usually creates more...

    Published August 9th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Latin America

    Development and Conflict since 1945, 2nd Edition

    By John Ward, John Ward

    Series: The Making of the Contemporary World

    Bringing the story up-to-date, this expanded new edition takes into account recent developments including Argentina's 2001 debt default and the 2002 presidential election in Brazil. Latin America provides an introduction to the economic and political history of the region in the last half century....

    Published July 1st 2004 by Routledge