Monthly Archives: December 2010

Becoming American: David Ho Arrives in America (primary source interview)

(pbs.org.) David Ho Arrives In America “I was 12 when I came, and I remember thinking it’s truly a different world.” By David Ho Assimation Chinese American David Ho Interview : transcript PBS Becoming American: The Chinese Experience, Interview by … Continue reading

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Becoming American by Gish Jen (primary source interview)

Writer Gish Jen (pbs.org.) “I don’t think that you need to erase the Chinese-American experience in order to capture the American experience.” By Gish Jen PBS Interview by Bill Moyer This primary source interview describes the assimilation experiences of a successful … Continue reading

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Mayan Culture Today: Part One (powerpoint)

Mayan Culture Today Part One This powerpoint briefly describes today’s Mayan culture in Mesoamerica.

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Mayan Culture Today: Part Two (powerpoint)

Mayan Culture Today Part Two This powerpoint briefly describes the adaptation of traditional Mayan life in a modern world.

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Geography of Mesoamerica & the Mayan people (powerpoint)

geography of mesoamerica This powerpoint briefly describes the geographic setting of Mesoamerica & the Mayan people.

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Haymarket Labor Riots (powerpoint)

Haymarket Riots This powerpoint briefly describes the events and causes of the Haymarket Labor Riots in early Industrial America.

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Ronald Reagan (powerpoint)

 Ronald Reagan This powerpoint briefly describes the presidency of Ronald Reagan.

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