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Nation of Nations A Concise Narrative of the American Republic Book Cover Image
Nation of Nations: A Concise Narrative of the American Republic, 3/e
James West Davidson, Historian
William E. Gienapp, Harvard University
Christine Leigh Heyrman, University of Delaware
Mark H. Lytle, Bard College
Michael B. Stoff, University of Texas, Austin

Nation of Nations in a Global Community (1980-2000)

Learning Objectives

When you have finished studying this chapter, you should be able to:

Explain the new economic and political causes of immigration.

Describe the new look of America's Asian immigrants.

Understand and explain the ambitions, character, and political agenda of President Clinton.

Explain the ethnic and nationalistic conflicts in the world during the 1990s.

Explain the impeachment and trial of President Clinton.

Explain the cultural and economic implications of the Internet and e-commerce.

Analyze the ways in which new patterns of minority relations and immigration reshaped the social fabric of America.