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Becoming America, Volume II: From Reconstruction https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1264088221.jpeg 2 2022 9781264088225 Becoming America helps students recognize themselves, their interconnections, and our own time in the great sweep of history. Its contemporary narrative improves upon traditional history books—making clear the connections between the past and students’ lives through a twenty-first century lens. Infused throughout, recent scholarship grapples with important historical concerns and refocuses on areas often underemphasized framing our past in contemporary cultural and political concerns. Its student-centered learning environment empowers students to think in a historically informed way about the urgent questions of our times and to participate fully and creatively in America’s diverse and vital democracy. For instructors, a fully supportive teaching package does the heavy lifting so you can focus on what you love.
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Becoming America, Volume II: From Reconstruction

Becoming America, Volume II: From Reconstruction, 2nd Edition

ISBN10: 1264088221 | ISBN13: 9781264088225
By David M. Henkin, Rebecca M. McLennan
© 2022

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Becoming America helps students recognize themselves, their interconnections, and our own time in the great sweep of history. Its contemporary narrative improves upon traditional history books—making clear the connections between the past and students’ lives through a twenty-first century lens. Infused throughout, recent scholarship grapples with important historical concerns and refocuses on areas often underemphasized framing our past in contemporary cultural and political concerns. Its student-centered learning environment empowers students to think in a historically informed way about the urgent questions of our times and to participate fully and creatively in America’s diverse and vital democracy. For instructors, a fully supportive teaching package does the heavy lifting so you can focus on what you love.

16 SOUTHERN RECONSTRUCTION 1862–1883

17 REMAKING THE WEST 1865–1893

18 INDUSTRIALIZING AMERICA 1865–1885

19 POLITICS & DISCONTENT IN THE GILDED AGE 1878–1896

20 THE PROGRESSIVE ERA 1896–1914

21 BIRTH OF A GREAT POWER: THE UNITED STATE & THE WORLD 1880-1914

22 WAR & PEACE 1914–1920

23 AMERICA IN THE JAZZ AGE 1920–1929

24 AMERICA REMADE: THE GREAT DEPRESSION & THE NEW DEAL 1929–1939

25 AMERICA GOES TO WAR 1939–1945

26 POSTWAR AMERICA 1945–1953

27 AGE OF AFFLUENCE 1953–1960

28 ERA OF DREAMS & DISCONTENT 1960–1969

29 REACTION, RECESSION & GLOBALIZATION 1970–1979

30 DEINDUSTRIALIZING AMERICA 1980–1992

31 GLOBALIZING AMERICA 1992–2008

32 UNSETTLED AMERICA 2009-2021

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About the Author

David M. Henkin

Since David Henkin joined the history faculty at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1997, he has taught and written about the sorts of subjects that rarely make it into traditional textbooks. He has offered entire courses on baseball, Broadway, immigration, time, leisure, the road, family life, news, and urban literature while publishing books and essays about street signs, paper money, junk mail, intimate correspondence, calendars, and temporal rhythms in the nineteenth century. The task of integrating that kind of material into the traditional narrative of the American past has been the singular challenge of his professional life. David holds a BA from Yale University and a PhD from U.C. Berkeley, and he was awarded Berkeley’s Distinguished Teaching Award in the Social Sciences. Beyond the Berkeley campus, David teaches classes on the Talmud, plays cards, eats lots of fish and berries, and roots passionately for the St. Louis Cardinals. Raised in New York, where his family still lives, he makes his home with friends and community in San Francisco.

Rebecca M. McLennan

Rebecca M. McLennan is Preston Hotchkis Professor of History at the University of California, Berkeley. Passionately dedicated to making U.S. history exciting and relevant for today’s students, she has taught courses on American and global food history, consumer culture, the New Deal, and the history of American crime and punishment. She also regularly teaches her department’s gateway U.S. history survey course. Rebecca’s publications include The Crisis of Imprisonment: Protest, Politics, and the Making of the American Penal State, 1776–1941 (Cambridge University Press, 2008), which won several major book awards, and she is currently completing a history of the origin and legacies of the Bering Sea crisis at the turn of the twentieth century. In her spare time, conditions permitting, she swims in San Francisco Bay, cooks for family and friends, and listens to John Coltrane.

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