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America's Role in a Changing World
  • Trim Size: 6-1/2 x 9-1/4
  • ISBN-10: 1604132876
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-60413-287-8
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $35.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea House
  • Published: 03/01/2010
  • Dewey Number: 973
  • Reading Level: Grades 5-8
  • Pages: 120

Summary

In the past decade, economic chaos, the War on Terror, climate change, nuclear proliferation, political divisions, and a variety of other issues have caused tension among nations and within the United States. Although America stood alone as the world's only superpower at the turn of the century, many question whether it can maintain its influential role on the global stage. America's Role in a Changing World discusses the economic, social, political, and historical forces that have shaped the country to provide an understanding of the challenges the country faces today and in the future.

Specifications

Full-color photographs, illustrations, and maps. Charts, tables, and graphs. Sidebars. "Making Connections" boxed insets. Glossary. Bibliography. Further resources. Index.

About the Author(s)

Douglas A. Phillips has worked around the world as a middle school teacher, administrator, curriculum developer, author, and trainer of educators. He has served as the president of the National Council for Geographic Education and has received the Outstanding Service Award from the National Council for the Social Studies, along with numerous other awards. Currently, Phillips is a writer and serves as a Senior Consultant for the Center for Civic Education.

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