The Seventies: A Crisis of Confidence
This is a teaching collection designed to support an inquiry into why the public lost confidence in the government in the 1970s (70s). Topics covered include the economic recession, the Nixon presidency and Watergate, the Ford presidency, the Carter presidency, the Iran hostage crisis, the oil embargo, the Kent State massacre and the Pentagon Papers.
-Why did the U.S. public lose confidence in the presidency in the 1970s?
-What impact did economic crises have on American lives?Read More »