Publisher description for Contemporary America / Russell Duncan and Joseph Goddard.

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Assuming no prior knowledge, Contemporary America provides a lively but learned introduction to the politics, society, economy, culture, and international role of the US at the start of the 21st century. Introductory chapters set the scene in terms of history and natural and human resources and a concluding chapter assesses the prospects for the future.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: United States Civilization 1970-United States Civilization 21st century