American History Products

  • Ida B. Wells

    Social Activist and Reformer

    By Kristina DuRocher

    Born into slavery in 1862, Ida B. Wells went on to become an influential reformer and leader in the African American community. A Southern black woman living in a time when little social power was available to people of her race or gender, Ida B. Wells nonetheless made an extraordinary impact on…

    Paperback – 2016-03-15 
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • Religion in America

    7th Edition

    By Julia Corbett Hemeyer

    Religion in America, 7th Edition provides a comprehensive yet concise introduction to the changing religious landscape of the United States. Extensively revised and updated to reflect current events and trends, this new edition continues to engage students in reflection about religious diversity.…

    Paperback – 2016-03-11 

  • Gender in the Civil Rights Movement

    Edited by Peter J. Ling, Sharon Monteith

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Crosscurrents in African American History

  • Writings on Black Women of the Diaspora

    History, Language, and Identity

    By Lean'tin Bracks

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • The Routledge History of American Foodways

    Edited by Michael D. Wise, Jennifer Jensen Wallach

    The Routledge History of American Foodways provides an important overview of the main themes surrounding the history of food in the Americas from the pre-colonial era to the present day. By broadly incorporating the latest food studies research, the book explores the major advances that have taken…

    Hardback – 2016-02-19 
    Routledge Histories

  • Missionary Strategies in the New World, 1610–1690

    An Intellectual History

    By Catherine Ballériaux

    The study is an intellectual and comparative history of French, Spanish, and English missions to the native peoples of America in the seventeenth century, c. 1610–1690. It shows that missions are ideal case studies to properly understand the relationship between religion and politics in early…

    Hardback – 2016-02-19 
    Religious Cultures in the Early Modern World

  • American Cultural Studies

    An Introduction to American Culture, 4th Edition

    By Neil Campbell, Alasdair Kean

    Exploring the central themes in modern American cultural studies and discussing how these themes can be interpreted, American Cultural Studies offers a wide-ranging overview of different aspects of American cultural life such as religion, gender and sexuality, regionalism, and ethnicity…

    Paperback – 2016-02-11 

  • Class, Gender, and the American Family Farm in the 20th Century

    By Elizabeth A. Ramey

    Integrating a focus on gender with Marx’s surplus-based notion of class, this book offers a one-of-a-kind analysis of family farms in the United States. The analysis shows how gender and class struggles developed during important moments in the history of these family farms shaped the trajectory of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-11 
    New Political Economy

  • Life and Times of the Atomic Bomb

    Nuclear Weapons and the Transformation of Warfare

    By Albert I Berger

    Life and Times of the Atomic Bomb takes up the question of how the world found itself in the age of nuclear weapons – and how it has since tried to find a way out of it. Albert I. Berger charts the story of nuclear weapons from their origins through the Atomic Age and the Cold War up through the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-09 

  • From Confederation to Nation

    The Early American Republic, 1789-1848

    By Jonathan Atkins

    In the era of the Early Republic, Americans determined the meaning of their Revolution and laid the foundation for the United States’ later emergence as a world power. This book provides students with an explanation of the major events and developments of one of the most important periods in…

    Paperback – 2016-02-02 

  • Psychopolitics and Cold War Culture

    Mad America

    By Alexander Dunst

    This study presents a cultural history of madness in Cold War America. After World War II, therapy for the masses combined with a newly influential behavioral science to make psychopathology the vocabulary of choice when diagnosing social crises, denouncing political opponents, or formulating…

    Hardback – 2016-01-31 
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • From Colonies to Superpower

    An Introduction to American History

    By Simon Middleton, David Brown, Clive Webb, David Ryan

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

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