2017 Faculty Fellow American History and Government Teaching Modules

For succinct introductions to all of the modules below, see our 2017 Faculty Fellow American History and Government Teaching Modules Digest.

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The modules are a publication of the UTC Center for Reflective Citizenship. The modules are forclassroom use only. Please cite the publisher in any work referencing this publication.

 

The Political Philosophies of Thomas Hobbes and John Locke

by Matt Logan   

                                                                                                             

American Citizenship Past, Present, and Future?

by Hunt Davidson                                                                                                           

 

The Rise and Fall of Empires

by Hunt Davidson                                                                                                            

 

Lincoln: The Man, the Politician, and Slavery: 1838–1858

by Jeremy Henderson                                                                                                       

 

“Do Nothing with Us!” African-American Integration during Reconstruction

by Jeremy Henderson                                                                                                        

 

Understanding the Complexities of War in American History: Select Case Studies

by Mike Breakey                                                                                                                

 

Executive Decision-Making during Times of Crisis: Woodrow Wilson and World War I

by Linda Mines                                                                                                                 

 

Executive Rhetoric and the American Presidency

by Linda Mines                                                                                                                

 

The US Constitutional and Legal Basis for a Declaration of War

by Mike Breakey                                                                                                             

 

Conventional and Unconventional Political Participation: Democracy in Action

by Matt Logan                                                                                                                  

 

Faculty Fellows’ Recommended American History and Government Teaching Websites

 

Faculty Fellows Biographical Sketches and Acknowledgements