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Title: AMERICAN CIVILIZATION
AN INTRODUCTION
By: John Oakland, David C. Mauk
Format: Hardback

List price: £55.00


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ISBN 10: 0415358302
ISBN 13: 9780415358309
Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
Pub. date: 24 June, 2005
Edition: 4th Revised edition
Pages: 400
Description: Thoroughly revised and updated, this text is the foundation text for American studies. Including the latest events such as the 2004 election and covering all aspects of contemporary American life, it should benefit every student of American studies.
Synopsis: Thoroughly revised, this fourth edition of a hugely successful text provides students of American studies with the perfect background and introductory information on contemporary American life. Brought bang up to date with new illustrations and case studies, the book even examines the second Gulf War, the War on Terror and the 2004 presidential election. Like its three excellent predecessors, this new edition covers all the central dimensions of American society from geography and the environment, government and politics to religion, education, media and the arts. "American Civilization:" - covers all core American studies topics at introductory level - contains essential historical background for American studies students at the start of the twenty-first century - analyzes gender, class and race, and America's cosmopolitan population - contains photos, case studies, questions and terms for discussion, and suggests websites for further research. This is "the" text for all students of American studies who want to lay solid and sound foundations in their degree course studies.
Illustrations: 12 color tab., 54 b/w halftones, 10 b/w line drawings
Publication: UK
Imprint: Routledge
Returns: Non-returnable
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