Term Paper Resource Guide to African American History - Term Paper Resource Guides (Hardback)
  • Term Paper Resource Guide to African American History - Term Paper Resource Guides (Hardback)

Term Paper Resource Guide to African American History - Term Paper Resource Guides (Hardback)

Hardback 304 Pages / Published: 30/04/2009
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Major help for African American history term papers has arrived to enrich and stimulate students in challenging and enjoyable ways. Students from high school age to undergraduate will be able to get a jump start on assignments with the hundreds of term paper projects and research information offered here in an easy-to-use format. Users can quickly choose from the 100 important events, spanning from the expansion of the slave trade to North America in 1581 to the devastation of Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Each event entry begins with a brief summary to pique interest and then offers original and thought-provoking term paper ideas in both standard and alternative formats that often incorporate the latest in electronic media, such as iPod and iMovie. The best in primary and secondary sources for further research are then annotated, followed by vetted, stable Web site suggestions and multimedia resources, usually films, for further viewing and listening. Librarians and faculty will want to use this as well. With this book, the research experience is transformed and elevated. Term Paper Resource Guide to African American History is an invaluable source to motivate and educate students who have a wide range of interests and talents. The events chronicle the long struggle for freedom and equal rights for African Americans.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313355011
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 612 g
Dimensions: 236 x 157 x 28 mm
Edition: Annotated edition

"While supporting researchers with reliable information, the book clearly puts the direction and depth of research in users' hands. An accessible, solid resource for students and teachers." - School Library Journal
"Neumann (history, Miami U. of Ohio) provides a supplemental text intended to provide high school and college students with compelling research topics for papers. It includes 100 of the most significant events in African American history, from the 16th century slave trade to Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Each topic includes an overview, suggested term paper research questions, listings of primary and secondary sources, relevant Internet Web sites, and multimedia sources." - Reference & Research Book News
"Designed to be useful to both high school and undergraduate students, the guide is nicely organized and very easy to use. . . . the guide will be useful for debate preparation, general research, and as an instructor's resource." - VOYA
". . . an excellent research tool for high school and undergraduate students. It can also be used by teachers and librarians as a springboard for further research and inquiry. Recommended for high school, community college, undergraduate college, and public libraries." - Catholic Library World
"This title is recommended for high school, community college, and undergraduate library collections." - ARBA

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