Ch 19: McDougal Littell The Americans Chapter 19: The Post War Booms

About This Chapter

The Post War Booms chapter of this McDougal Littell The Americans textbook companion course helps students learn the essential American history lessons of post-war America. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Post War Booms textbook chapter.

How it works:

  • Identify the lessons in the McDougal Littell The Americans The Post War Booms chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the post-war America topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Post-war recovery and readjustment
  • Post-war economics
  • The presidential election of 1948
  • American life in the 1950s
  • The 50s automobile culture
  • Consumerism
  • Mass media in the 1950s
  • Counter-culture in post-war America
  • 1950s music
  • The urban poor
  • Poverty and discrimination protests

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