The twenties on steriods. The unit will look a both foreign and domestic policy issues from 1960 to c.1968. Emphasis will be on the impact of increasing numbers of college educated young people, the Civil Right explosion and the increasing role of Vietnam on political, economic and social policy.

This is a biggie but the routine is the same. Start with the basic Sixties unit outline -- it is your job to add the details and information you feel, based on your use of the text and AP related materials, is missing. Remember, this will ulltimately be your review source for the exam, therefore the key words are COMPLETE and CONCISE. Too much information or inclusion of useless information will destroy the intent. Once you are done here, go to any of the links below to add you comments regarding the text and supplemental readings. Overall comments go on the general discussion page.

chapter 28

The New Left
The Civil Rights Movement
The New Feminism
God's Country and American Know-How

outside readings
political cartoons


Position Paper - wordperfect -- external image octet-stream.png pos ppr 10-11.wpd
Position Paper - word -- external image empty.png pos ppr 10-11.doc
change over time - word perfect -- external image octet-stream.png 60s change over time.wpd
change over time - word -- external image msword.png 60s change over time.doc

student support materials

These materials are attached to the AP Interactive website. Please keep in mind that much of the material here is in addition to material covered in class and, therefore, should not be overlooked.