Príprava na seminár a povinné čítanie

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TÉMA/POVINNÉ ČÍTANIE/MATERIÁLY NA STIAHNUTIE

   

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Koloniálne obdobie (1607 - 1774)


  1. UČEBNICA: 1. OBJEVENÍ A OSÍDLENÍ.
  2. SEMINAR: Colonial period: Virginia & Massachussetts-seminar video worksheet.doc
  3. VIDEO: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 1. The New World Encounters, 2. English Settlement

2

Na ceste k nezávislosti (1775 -1783)


  1. UČEBNICA: 4. OD IMPÉRIA K NEZÁVISLOSTI, 5. AMERICKÁ REVOLUCE
  2. SEMINAR: Deklarácia nezávislosti

3

The Formation of a National Government (1783 -1791)


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 5. A New System of Government
  2. SEMINAR: The Bill of Rights (original text with a short introduction)

4

Westward Expansion and Manifest Destiny


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 6. Westward Expansion
  2. SEMINAR: Westward Expansion: Gone West-seminar video worksheet.doc
  3. VIDEO: Gone West

5

The Civil War and Reconstruction (1861 - 1877)


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 9. Slavery, 10. The Coming of the Civil War, 11. The Civil War, 12. Reconstruction
  2. SEMINAR: The Strange Advent of Emancipation.pdf
  3. SEMINAR: Reconstruction (from An Illustrated History of USA).pdf

6

Years of Growth and the American Empire


  1. COURSEBOOK: AN OUTLINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY: 7. Growth & TransformationI DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT AMERICAN HISTORY: The Robber Barrons (pages 199 - 205); AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF USA: The Amerindians Last Stand, The Golden Door;
  2. SEMINAR: Years of Growth: The New City-seminar video worksheet.doc

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TEST I     (on topics 1 - 6) 

 
  1. SEMINAR: Immigration: The Huddled Masses (video, Alistair Cooke's America)
   
   

8

Discontent and Reform


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 17. Capital & Labor ; 18. TR & Wilson ; AN OUTLINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY: 8. Discontent & Reform;
  2. SEMINAR: Andrew Carnegie: Wealth-article (original text).doc
  3. SEMINAR: Andrew Carnegie-biography.doc

9

War and Prosperity (1917 - 1929)


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 20. The Twenties; AN OUTLINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY: 9. War, Prosperity & Depression
  2. SEMINAR: Wilson Imagines a Better Future-article.doc
  3. SEMINAR: The Fourteen Points (original text).doc

10

Depression and the New Deal (1929 -1941)


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 21. FDR and the Depression
  2. SEMINAR: Depression and New Deal-seminar video worksheet 2005.doc

11

From Isolationism to Hiroshima: World War II.


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 22. World War II; AN OUTLINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY: 11. The New Deal and World War II
  2. SEMINAR: Conflicting Historical Viewpoints-Why Was Atom Bomb Used on Japan.doc
  3. SEMINAR: Origins of Cold War, Diplomatic Crossroad-Atomic Bomb at Hiroshima, 1945.doc

12

Cold War and Conflict Abroad: America in the Fifties


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 23. The Fifties; AN OUTLINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY: 12. Postwar America
  2. SEMINAR: 12 McCarthyism-article.doc
  3. SEMINAR: 12 Senator Joseph McCarthy-article.doc
  4. SEMINAR: 12 Padesata leta-uryvok z knihy A Zemana.doc 

13

America in the Sixties and Early Seventies


  1. COURSEBOOK: A BIOGRAPHY OF AMERICA: 24. The Sixties; AN OUTLINE OF AMERICAN HISTORY: 13. Decades of Change
  2. SEMINAR: Arsenal (video, Alistair Cooke's America)