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 17: Civil Rights and Social Movements in the Americas Post-1945 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 origins, nature and achievements of civil rights and social movements in the Americas after 1945.
Table of ContentsChapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. Native American movements in the Americas; Chapter 3. The African-American experience from slavery to the Great Depression; Chapter 4. The emergence of the civil rights movement in the 1940s and 1950s; Chapter 5. The peak of the campaign for civil rights 1960-65; Chapter 6. The achievement of the civil rights movement by 1968; Chapter 7. The growth of Black Power in the 1960s; Chapter 8. Youth protest movements in the Americas; Chapter 9: Feminist movements in the Americas; Chapter 10. Hispanic American movement in the United States; Chapter 11. Exam practice; Further Reading; Index.