Ch. 20: The New Frontier and the Great Society (1960-1968)
Against the backdrop of an intense space race between America and the Soviet Union, the 1960 presidential election approaches. The leading candidates are a young, charismatic senator and the ambitious, experienced vice-president. The new president will face tremendous responsibilities. Abroad, the Soviet Union is stockpiling nuclear weapons. At home, millions suffer from discrimination and poverty.
Chapter 20: The New Frontier and the Great Society Layered Unit
Vocabulary: You Must Do ONE of the Following:
Rubric for Essay
Explain in detail Kennedy's failures and achievements during this 3 years as president socially, politically, and economically.