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スナップショットUSA

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私の米国

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    • 多元主義と民主主義
      ノースウェスタン大学(イリノイ州シカゴ)政治学教授ケネス・ジャンダ
       第一線で活躍する研究者が、多元主義がいかに米国の民主主義にとって重要なカギであるかを説明する
    • 米国Q&A
    • 米国文化のタペストリー
      アメリカン大学(ワシントン)国際関係大学院教授ゲーリー・ウィーバー
       著名な研究者が米国文化のいくつかの側面と、さまざまな少数民族グループが米国社会で共に働く姿を描く
    • やる気あふれる5人
       今の時代にあって米国の伝統的価値観をある程度体現している米国人5人のプロフィール
    • 米国ミニ知識

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Snapshot USA

This edition of eJournal USA is designed to provide a central resource for information about the United States. It is but an introduction, tailored to the current generation of young people around the world, containing many facts and statistics, but also essays which describe a little of how Americans think about their country and the world.

 

About This Issue

Introduction

Five young Americans write about what they want international readers to know about the United States.

Coloring Outside the Lines

Jacqueline Morais Easley describes the diversity of American families.

An Airman's Story

Korey London, an ex-serviceman, talks about being a black American and defending his country.

The City and the Dream

Ashley Moore, a recent college graduate, describes her perception of the American dream.

The New World

Eboo Patel, executive director of the Interfaith Youth Core in Chicago, provides insight into life as an American Muslim.

The Meaning of America

Kelly McWilliams, a rising college freshman and published novelist, explains her vision of the United States.

Pluralism and Democracy

A leading scholar explains how pluralism is one key to American democracy.

The Amercian Cultural Tapestry

A well-known expert describes some aspects of American culture and how various ethnic groups work together in U.S. society.

Five With Drive

Profiles of five contemporary Americans who embody classic American values.

AMERICA AT A GLANCE

Milestones in U.S. History

U.S.A. FAQs

American Thinkers on Values

What Immigrants Say About the United States

A BRIEF TOUR OF THE UNITED STATES

A look at regional differences sheds light on some of the complexities of America.

Introduction

New England

The Mid-Atlantic

The South

The Midwest

The West

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Internet Resources