America in the Age of the Titans

Written in a lively, accessible style and detailing the events of the Progressive Era and World War I (1901-1920), this book is the only interdisciplinary history covering this period currently available. 60+ illustrations.

America in the Age of the Titans

Written in a lively, accessible style and detailing the events of the Progressive Era and World War I (1901-1920), this book is the only interdisciplinary history covering this period currently available. 60+ illustrations.

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The 1900s
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Bob Batchelor
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Spurred by the energy and progressive attitude of President Theodore Roosevelt and millions of immigrants flooding into our cities, American life saw tremendous change from 1900-1910. This volume offers a wealth of information on popular culture at the dawn of the 20th century.
The Prospect of Presidential Rhetoric
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Martin J. Medhurst
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-17 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Culminating a decade of conferences that have explored presidential speech, The Prospect of Presidential Rhetoric assesses progress and suggests directions for both the practice of presidential speech and its study. In Part One, following an analytic review of the field by Martin Medhurst, contributors address the state of the art
American Pop: Popular Culture Decade by Decade [4 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 1712
Authors: Bob Batchelor
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Pop culture is the heart and soul of America, a unifying bridge across time bringing together generations of diverse backgrounds. Whether looking at the bright lights of the Jazz Age in the 1920s, the sexual and the rock-n-roll revolution of the 1960s, or the thriving social networking websites of today,
America in the Age of the Titans
Language: en
Pages: 605
Authors: Sean Dennis Cashman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-08-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

Written in a lively, accessible style and detailing the events of the Progressive Era and World War I (1901-1920), this book is the only interdisciplinary history covering this period currently available. 60+ illustrations.
Progressive Politics and the Training of America's Persuaders
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Katherine Adams
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Routledge

At the beginning of the 20th century, Progressive reformers set up curricula in journalism, public relations, and creative writing to fulfill their own purposes: well-trained rhetors could convince the United States citizenry to accept Progressive thinking on monopolies and unions and to elect reform candidates. Although Progressive politicians and educators