IB History of the Americas Course Book: Oxford IB Diploma Programme

IB History of the Americas Course Book: Oxford IB Diploma Programme

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Covering units 1, 2, 5, 7, 9, 10 and 12 of the 2008 syllabus for HL option 3, this course book was developed with the IB and most accurately matches the IB approach to learning. Packed with hard-to-find primary sources from both the American continents and written by five experienced IB teachers and workshop leaders, this course book supports top achievement in HL option 3 for the 2008 syllabus. Developed with the IB and written with
an IB Assessment Consultant, it ensures the strongest performance.

*Includes support directly from the IB
*Completely covers 7 of 12 units for higher level History option 3 (units 1, 2, 5, 7, 9, 10 and 12)
*Includes difficult to find material on both the American continents
*Provides lots of exercises and activities with exam question guidance from IB examiners to help students achieve exam success
*Offers essay guidance with practical suggestions for writing requirements to support students in this important area
*Motivates students with material for visual analysis and a lively approach

About the series:
The only DP resources developed directly with the IB, the Oxford IB Course Books are the most comprehensive core resources to support learners through their study. Fully incorporating the learner profile, resources are assessed by consulting experts in international-mindedness and TOK to ensure these crucial components are deeply embedded into learning.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 220 x 274 x 23mm | 1,400g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0198390157
  • 9780198390152
  • 592,570

Table of contents

1. Independence movements ; 2. Nation-building and challenges ; 3. Emergence of the Americas in global affairs 1880-1929 ; 4. The Great Depression and the Americas 1929-39 ; 5. Political developments in the Americas after the Second World War 1945-79 ; 6. The Cold War and the Americas 1945-1981 ; 7. Into the 21st century - from the 1980s to 2000
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Thanks so much for making IB so enjoyable for our students through your books. I just got their IB History grades and they are higher than ever before. Students used the Oxford Course Book and Skills and Practice. I could clearly see the difference! * Maggie Prieto, IB Coordinator, Bachillerato Alexander Bain, Mexico *
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