American stories 3rd edition

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ISBN-13: 9780205961955
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History comes alive Using a centralized and also powerful narrative, H. W. Brands and his fellow authors take readers past an assortment of facts to tell the story of our country. Covers the crucial elements and events in Amerideserve to background and offers considerable cases and episodes to reflect the dilemmas, choices, and also decisions made by the American human being and by their leaders.

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Explore America’s well-off and facility previous in this easily accessible presentation of American background.

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Using a centralized and effective narrative, the authors take readers past an assortment of facts to tell the story of our country. American Stories, 3/e covers the important facets and also events in Amerideserve to background and also uses considerable events and episodes to reflect the dynamism of the dilemmas, options, and also decisions made by the Amerihave the right to civilization as well as by their leaders that helped shape America now.

 

MyHistoryLab is an integral component of the Brands regime. Key finding out applications include Closer Looks, History Explorer,  and the all brand-new Writing Void.  

 

Revel from Pearchild is a new discovering endure designed for the way today’s students check out, think, and also learn. Revel redeindicators familiar and respected course content and enwide range it for today’s students with brand-new dynamic, rich-media interactives and assessments. The result is enhanced student engagement and also boosted learning. Revel for Brands will be easily accessible for Fall 2014 classes.

 

Teaching and also Learning Experience

This program will carry out a better teaching and finding out experience—for you and also your students. It:


Personalizes Learning with MyHistoryLab: The brand-new MyHistoryLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, and also gives engaging experiences that personalize learning.
Emphasizes Critical Thinking: Learning devices throughout the message assist students to emphasis their discovering on key material and also come to be even more important thinkers. These functions include: Chapter opening vignettes, Learning Objective Questions, Key Terms, Fast Check Questions and also a Thematic Timeline.
Includes an Engaging Pedagogically-Driven Design: This edition is designed to highlight a clear finding out route with the product and also sell a visually stunning learning experience in print or on a display screen.
Provides a Flexible Learning Plan for Students on the Go: The Pearchild eText, with a brand-new streamlined style for tablet devices, lets students access Amerihave the right to Stories anytime, all over, and any type of means they desire.

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Personalize Learning with MyHistoryLab NEW! Writing Void. Writing Space provides everythingstudents need to foster better creating, all in one location. It's a single placeto create, track, and grade writing assignments, provide writing resources, andexchange meaningful, personalized feedback with students, quickly and easily.And, Writing Space can also check students' work for improper citation orplagiarism by comparing it against the world's most accurate text comparisondatabase available from Turnitin. NEW! MyHistoryLab eText. MyHistoryLibrary eText now with audio offers over 200 of the most commonly assigned primary source readings and History Bookshelf  has the most commonly assigned history works. Additional primary source documents are also offered. NEW! Key Topic Videos. Newly shot videos from seasoned historians review the pivotal stories of our past in a lively format designed to engage and inform. Additional videos are also easily accessible. History Explorer. History Explorer, a path-breaking new application, enables students to use dynamic maps to understand pivotal events and topics. The modules cover topics from English Colonization to the Civil Rights Movement, and each contains an assignable exercise with automated assessment. Closer Looks. Closer Looks offer an in-depth look at key maps, imperiods, and primary resources. Critical Thinking Emphasis Identify chapter themes. Chapter opening vignettes launch the narrative of that chapter and identify its themes. Highlight important problems. Learning Objective Questions highlight the important issues and themes. Each is linked to one of the chapter’s main sections, and they are all emphasized in the chapter overwatch. Identify key terms. Key Terms throughout highlight important topics as they are introduced. Review material as you read. Quick Check Questions give students the opportunity to review as they read, leading to a more complete understanding of chapter content. Reinforce import information. A Thematic Timeline ends each chapter and reinforces the essential points of the narrative.   An Engaging Pedagogically-Driven Design Visual reinforcements. Chapter imperiods, maps, and figures are bigger and more visually informative. Explore historical definition. Photographs and pieces of fine art encapsulate emotional and historical definition. Dig-deeper with captions throughout the text. Captions provide valuable indevelopment, allowing for a fuller understanding of the people who lived the American story.   Flexible Learning Plan for Students on the Go fairtradeexpo.org eText allows Readers to Access American Stories Anytime, Anywhere. The fairtradeexpo.org eText, with a new streamlined design for tablet tools, lets students access American Stories anytime, almost everywhere, and any way they want—and they can listen to and download every chapter.  The new fairtradeexpo.org eText is now fully interactive and links to all the learning resources in the MyLab. With the fairtradeexpo.org eText, students can transition directly to MyHistoryLab resources such as primary source documents, videos, and mapping exercises.  ">

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Personalize Learning via MyHistoryLab


NEW! Writing Gap. Writing Gap gives everythingstudents need to foster better creating, all in one place. It"s a single placeto develop, track, and grade writing assignments, carry out writing resources, andexreadjust coherent, personalized feedago with students, quickly and conveniently.And, Writing Space deserve to also examine students" job-related for improper citation orplagiarism by comparing it versus the world"s most accurate message comparisondatabase available from Turnitin.
NEW! MyHistoryLab eText.
MyHistoryLibrary eText now via audio provides over 200 of the a lot of frequently assigned primary resource readings and also History Bookshelf has the the majority of typically assigned background functions. More major resource documents are likewise available.
NEW! Key Topic Videos. Newly swarm videos from seasoned historians evaluation the pivotal stories of our past in a lively format designed to communicate and indevelop. Additional videos are additionally easily accessible.
History Explorer. History Explorer, a path-breaking new application, allows students to usage dynamic maps to understand pivotal events and also topics. The modules cover topics from English Colonization to the Civil Rights Movement, and also each includes an assignable exercise with automated assessment.
Closer Looks. Closer Looks sell an detailed look at vital maps, imeras, and also primary sources.

Critical Thinking Emphasis


Identify chapter themes. Chapter opening vignettes launch the narrative of that chapter and also determine its themes.
Highlight vital problems. Learning Objective Questions highlight the crucial issues and also themes. Each is connected to one of the chapter’s major sections, and they are all emphasized in the chapter oversee.
Identify crucial terms. Key Terms throughout highlight essential topics as they are presented.
Review product as you read. Quick Check Questions provide students the possibility to review as they check out, resulting in a much more finish expertise of chapter content.
Reinpressure import information. A Thematic Timeline ends each chapter and also reinpressures the necessary points of the narrative.

 

An Engaging Pedagogically-Driven Design


Visual reinforcements. Chapter imeras, maps, and also figures are bigger and even more visually informative.
Explore historic definition. Photographs and also pieces of fine art encapsulate emotional and historical interpretation.
Dig-deeper with captions throughout the text. Captions provide helpful indevelopment, permitting for a fuller expertise of the human being that lived the Amerihave the right to story.

 

Flexible Learning Plan for Students on the Go


Pearchild eText permits Readers to Access American Stories Anytime, Anywbelow. The Pearkid eText, with a brand-new centralized design for tablet tools, allows students access Amerideserve to Stories anytime, almost everywhere, and any kind of means they want—and they deserve to listen to and downpack every chapter. The new Pearboy eText is now completely interactive and links to all the discovering resources in the MyLab. With the Pearchild eText, students have the right to change straight to MyHistoryLab sources such as major resource records, videos, and mapping exercises.