Comprehensive books to support study of History for the IB Diploma Paper 3, revised for first assessment in 2017. This coursebook covers Paper 3, HL option 2: History of the Americas, Topic 15: Political Developments in the United States (1945-1980) and Canada (1945-1982)
of the History for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the requirements of the IB syllabus, and written by experienced examiners and teachers it offers an authoritative and engaging guidance through the domestic issues and political developments in the United States and Canada, particularly on the policies of leaders such as Truman, Kennedy, Nixon, Pearson and Trudeau.
Political Developments in the United States (1945-1980) and Canada (1945-1982)
Chapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. The domestic policies of Truman and Eisenhower; Chapter 3. Kennedy and the New Frontier and Johnson and the Great Society; Chapter 4. US domestic politics under Nixon, Ford and Carter; Chapter 5. Canadian domestic policy 1945-82; Chapter 6. Quebec: The Quiet Revolution and Nationalism; Chapter 7. Exam practice; Further Reading; Index.