Answer TWO of these questions based on the essays in the Modern America Examined: A Reader text with two paragraphs for each answer. And you use the essay material in writing the TWO answers to these questions.
- Baydo essay on the birth of urban America. What were the major elements discussed in this essay that contributed to the birth of urban America? Give examples from essay.
- Ennis essay on baseball and the American imagination. Describe the evolution of America baseball as described in this essay.
- Comer essay on immigration and assimilation. What problems did the immigrants face at this time in fitting into American society?
- Newman essay on black politicians. Who were some of the key politicians who rose to prominence during the period after the Civil War? Use examples from the essay.
- Carol Adams essay on American diplomacy. From this essay describe American foreign policy from World War I to the Great Depression.
- William Gudelunas essay on presidential scandals. From this essay give some examples of some of the modern presidents and their scandals.
- Contreras essay on modern Latin American policy. What have been the various trends in Latin American Policy since World War II?
- Coulter essay on the evolution of the Cold War. Identify the Cold War and show how the various modern presidents have handled this Cold War. Give examples in your answers.