American Decades Primary Sources: 2000-2009

  • Volume 11
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  • ISBN-10: 1414491395
  • ISBN-13: 9781414491394
  • DDC: 973.92
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 614 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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American Decades: Primary Sources, 2000-2009 is the eleventh volume in the best-selling Gale series, it covers the first decade of the twenty-first century. The title is a cross-disciplinary source for junior and high school students and teachers, public librarians and general researchers who need a single, consistent reference to explore and analyze the events, people and social trends that have impacted contemporary history. Its thirteen twelve chapters cover world events, the arts, business and the economy, education, fashion and design, government and politics, law and justice, lifestyles and social trends, media, medicine and health, religion, science and technology, and sports.

Features and Benefits

  • A chronology of world events outside the United States.
  • Chronologies for each topic.
  • Two hundred full and excerpted key primary sources, with critical context included for each source.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414486022 | ISBN-13: 9781414486024

Table of Contents

Advisors and Contributors.
About the Volume.
About the Entry.
Using Primary Sources.
Chronology of Selected World Events Outside the United States, 2000-2009.
The Arts.
Business and the Economy.
Fashion and Design.
Government and Politics.
Law and Justice.
Lifestyles and Social Trends.
The Media.
Medicine and Health.
Science and Technology.
General Resources.
Primary Source Type Index.
General Index.