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MindTap® History, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Kennedy/Cohen's American Pageant, Volume 1, 16th Edition

  • David M. Kennedy Stanford University
  • Lizabeth Cohen Harvard University
  • ISBN-10: 1305406834  |  ISBN-13: 9781305406834
  • Prior Releases: 2013
  • © 2016 | Published
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MindTap™ HISTORY FOR KENNEDY/COHEN’S AMERICAN PAGEANT VOLUME 1, 16E engages you to produce your best work—consistently. By seamlessly integrating course material with videos, activities, apps, and much more, MindTap creates a unique learning path that fosters increased comprehension and efficiency. MindTap™ HISTORY FOR KENNEDY/COHEN’S THE AMERICAN PAGEANT VOLUME 1, 16E guides you through the course curriculum via an innovative Learning Path Navigator where you will complete reading assignments, annotate your readings, complete homework, and engage with quizzes and assessments. MindTap includes a variety of web apps known as “MindApps” —allowing functionality like having the text read aloud to you as well as MindApps that allow you to synchronize your notes with your personal EverNote account. MindApps are tightly woven into the MindTap platform and enhance your learning experience. You will be motivated with real-world assignments and information that shows where you stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class. Be assured you will focus on what’s most important to the instructor with a learning path designed specifically by the instructor and for your course. Master the most important information.

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  • Control what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as is, or matched to your syllabus exactly.
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  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class.
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The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


LEARNING PATH.
Setting the SceneVideos.
Learning Objectives Checklist.
Reading Kennedy’s The American Pageant 16e.
Critical thinking activities (Aplia).
Reflection activities.

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    ISBN-10: 1305406850 | ISBN-13: 9781305406858

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MindTap® History, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Kennedy/Cohen's American Pageant  (ISBN-10: 1305395212 | ISBN-13: 9781305395213)

MindTap™ History for Kennedy/Cohen's American Pageant, 16th Edition provides you with the tools you need to better manage your limited time -- you can complete assignments whenever and wherever you are ready to learn with course material specially customized for you by your instructor and streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface. With an array of tools and apps -- from note taking to flashcards -- you'll get a true understanding of course concepts, helping you to achieve better grades and setting the groundwork for your future courses. Access to this product is valid for 12 months of usage.

List Price = $125.00  | CengageBrain Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00

MindTap® History, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Kennedy/Cohen's American Pageant, Volume 2  (ISBN-10: 1305406842 | ISBN-13: 9781305406841)

MindTap™ HISTORY FOR KENNEDY/COHEN'S AMERICAN PAGEANT, VOLUME 2, 16E engages you to produce your best work—consistently. By seamlessly integrating course material with videos, activities, apps, and much more, MindTap creates a unique learning path that fosters increased comprehension and efficiency. MindTap™ HISTORY FOR KENNEDY/COHEN’S THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, VOLUME 2, 16E guides you through the course curriculum via an innovative Learning Path Navigator where you will complete reading assignments, annotate your readings, complete homework, and engage with quizzes and assessments. MindTap includes a variety of web apps known as “MindApps” —allowing functionality like having the text read aloud to you as well as MindApps that allow you to synchronize your notes with your personal EverNote account. MindApps are tightly woven into the MindTap platform and enhance your learning experience. You will be motivated with real-world assignments and information that shows where you stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class. Be assured you will focus on what’s most important to the instructor with a learning path designed specifically by the instructor and for your course. Master the most important information with built-in study tools that help students stay organized and efficient.

List Price = $81.00  | CengageBrain Price = $81.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $81.00

Student Supplements

MindTap® History, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Kennedy/Cohen's American Pageant  (ISBN-10: 1305395212 | ISBN-13: 9781305395213)

MindTap™ History for Kennedy/Cohen's American Pageant, 16th Edition provides you with the tools you need to better manage your limited time -- you can complete assignments whenever and wherever you are ready to learn with course material specially customized for you by your instructor and streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface. With an array of tools and apps -- from note taking to flashcards -- you'll get a true understanding of course concepts, helping you to achieve better grades and setting the groundwork for your future courses. Access to this product is valid for 12 months of usage.

List Price = $125.00  | CengageBrain Price = $125.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $125.00

MindTap® History, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Kennedy/Cohen's American Pageant, Volume 2  (ISBN-10: 1305406842 | ISBN-13: 9781305406841)

MindTap™ HISTORY FOR KENNEDY/COHEN'S AMERICAN PAGEANT, VOLUME 2, 16E engages you to produce your best work—consistently. By seamlessly integrating course material with videos, activities, apps, and much more, MindTap creates a unique learning path that fosters increased comprehension and efficiency. MindTap™ HISTORY FOR KENNEDY/COHEN’S THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, VOLUME 2, 16E guides you through the course curriculum via an innovative Learning Path Navigator where you will complete reading assignments, annotate your readings, complete homework, and engage with quizzes and assessments. MindTap includes a variety of web apps known as “MindApps” —allowing functionality like having the text read aloud to you as well as MindApps that allow you to synchronize your notes with your personal EverNote account. MindApps are tightly woven into the MindTap platform and enhance your learning experience. You will be motivated with real-world assignments and information that shows where you stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class. Be assured you will focus on what’s most important to the instructor with a learning path designed specifically by the instructor and for your course. Master the most important information with built-in study tools that help students stay organized and efficient.

List Price = $81.00  | CengageBrain Price = $81.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $81.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

David M. Kennedy

David M. Kennedy received his Ph.D. from Yale University. He is the Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History Emeritus and co-director of The Bill Lane Center for the Study of the North American West at Stanford University. His first book, BIRTH CONTROL IN AMERICA: THE CAREER OF MARGARET SANGER, was honored with both the Bancroft Prize and the John Gilmary Shea Prize. He has won numerous teaching awards at Stanford, where he teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses in American political, diplomatic, intellectual, and social history, and in American literature. Dr. Kennedy published a volume in the OXFORD HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, FREEDOM FROM FEAR: THE AMERICAN PEOPLE IN DEPRESSION AND WAR, 1929—1945, for which he was honored with the 2000 Pulitzer Prize. He is an elected fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and of the American Philosophical Society, and he served from 2002—2011 on the board of the Pulitzer Prizes.

Lizabeth Cohen

Lizabeth Cohen received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. She is the Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies in the history department and the Dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University. In 2007—2008 she was the Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University. Previously, she taught at New York University and Carnegie Mellon University. The author of many articles and essays, Dr. Cohen was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for her first book, MAKING A NEW DEAL: INDUSTRIAL WORKERS IN CHICAGO, 1919—1939, for which she later won the Bancroft Prize and the Philip Taft Labor History Award. She authored A CONSUMERS' REPUBLIC: THE POLITICS OF MASS CONSUMPTION IN POSTWAR AMERICA (2003), and is currently writing SAVING AMERICA'S CITIES: ED LOGUE AND THE STRUGGLE TO RENEW URBAN AMERICA IN THE SUBURBAN AGE, on urban renewal in American cities after World War II. At Harvard, she has taught courses in 20th century American history, with particular attention to the intersection of social and cultural life and politics. She now oversees the Radcliffe Institute, a major center for scholarly research, creative arts, and public programs.