America's Role in a Changing World (Global Connections) by Douglas A Phillips

By Douglas A Phillips

Introduces center university readers to the problems that have an effect on the worldwide society. Combining geography, background, technology, social reports, and economics, this identify examines the subjects and their value to the USA and to the realm. It exhibits how the regulations and activities of a selected team or quarter have an effect on others.

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Freshwater is not the only asset that the United States has. The Pacific, Atlantic, and Arctic oceans border the United States and provide other benefits. Some of these are related to important transportation systems by use of the sea. Others relate to the seafood that helps feed the American people. Underneath many of these seas are valuable resources like oil and natural gas. Identifying Local Resources and Needs Local examples are useful in understanding the impact of human and natural resources.

Forests also provide timber for paper and lumber. Thus, the dazzling array of resources provided by the lands in the United States has contributed greatly to the country’s economic strength. Water Freshwater is vital for life. It nurtures crops and animal life. Water also can provide energy, recreation, food sources, and transportation. The United States has a number of freshwater sources that are natural and many others made by humans. For example, hydroelectric dams hold needed water and can generate energy that does not pollute the atmosphere.

S. S. universities is the envy of the world. As a land of opportunity, the country has also been blessed with immigrants from around the world. This cultural diversity provides a variety of backgrounds and experiences that make the United States stronger. In addition, many of these immigrants maintain overseas contacts, which are used for business ventures. While the dreams of women and minorities are limited in many societies, the United States has been a beacon of opportunity. Thus, in many communities across the United States, you will find new and talented Americans.

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