McDougal Littell World Cultures and Geography: Western Hemisphere (2003)


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Table of Contents
Geography Skills Handbook
Geography Skills - Dictionary
 

Unit 1 - World Atlas

Chapter 1: Welcome to the World
Chapter 1 Section 1: The World at Your Fingertips 

Chapter 1 Section 2: Many Regions, Many Cultures

Chapter 2: The Geographer's World
Chapter 2 Section 1: The Five Themes of Geography

Chapter 2 Section 2: The Geographer's Tools 

Unit 2- Atlas

Chapter 3: The Physical Geography of the United States and Canada
Chapter 3 Section 1: From Coast to Coast
Chapter 3 Section 2: A Rich Diversity in Climate and Resources

Chapter 4: The United States Today
Chapter 4 Section 1: We the People
Chapter 4 Section 2: A Constitutional Democracy
Chapter 4 Section 3: The United States Economy 
Chapter 4 Section 4: United States Culture: Crossing Borders

Chapter 5: Canada Today
Chapter 5 Section 1: O Canada! Immigrant Roots 
Chapter 5 Section 2: A Constitutional Monarchy
Chapter 5 Section 3: Canada's Economy 
Chapter 5 Section 4: A Multicultural Society 

Unit 3 - Atlas

Chapter 6: Latin America: Its Land and History
Chapter 6 Section 1: Latin America: Physical Geography 
Chapter 6 Section 2: Ancient Latin America 

Chapter 7: Mexico Today
Chapter 7 Section 1: The Roots of Modern Mexico
Chapter 7 Section 2: Govt in Mexico: Revolution and Reform  
Chapter 7 Section 3: Mexico's Changing Economy
         
Chapter 7 Section 4: Mexico's Culture Today

Chapter 8: Central America and the Caribbean Islands
Chapter 8 Section 1: Establishing Independence
Chapter 8 Section 2: Building Economies and Cultures 
Chapter 8 Section 3: Cuba Today   
Chapter 8 Section 4: Guatemala Today

Chapter 9: South America
Chapter 9 Section 1: Establishing Independence 
Chapter 9 Section 2: Building Economies and Cultures
Chapter 9 Section 3: Brazil Today  
Chapter 9 Section 4: Peru Today 

Unit 4 - Atlas

Chapter 10: Western Europe: Its Land and Early History
Chapter 10 Section 1: A Land of Varied Riches 
Chapter 10 Section 2: Ancient Greece 
Chapter 10 Section 3: Ancient Rome
Chapter 10 Section 4: Time of Change: the Middle Ages

Chapter 11: The Growth of New Ideas
Chapter 11 Section 1: Renaissance Connections
Chapter 11 Section 2: Traders, Explorers, and Colonists
Chapter 11 Section 3: The Age of Revolution
Chapter 11 Section 4: The Russian Empire

Chapter 12: Europe: War and Change
Chapter 12 Section 1: European Empires  
Chapter 12 Section 2: Europe at War 
Chapter 12 Section 3: The Soviet Union  

Chapter 13: Modern Europe
Chapter 13 Section 1: Eastern Europe Under Communism 
Chapter 13 Section 2: Eastern Europe and Russia
Chapter 13 Section 3: The European Union 

Chapter 14: Europe Today
Chapter 14 Section 1: The United Kingdom
Chapter 14 Section 2: Sweden
Chapter 14 Section 3: France   
Chapter 14 Section 4: Germany  
Chapter 14 Section 5: Poland

 

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