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Making Europe: People, Politics, and Culture, Volume II: Since 1550 / Edition 1
     

Making Europe: People, Politics, and Culture, Volume II: Since 1550 / Edition 1

by Frank L. Kidner
 

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ISBN-10: 0618004815

ISBN-13: 9780618004812

Pub. Date: 12/27/2007

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Designed for students without a strong background in history, Making Europe is organized around a political chronology to help inexperienced students get a sense of the story of western civilization. Themes of religion, social history, biography and personality, and individual and collective identity enable students to grasp the "big picture." The text's attention

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Designed for students without a strong background in history, Making Europe is organized around a political chronology to help inexperienced students get a sense of the story of western civilization. Themes of religion, social history, biography and personality, and individual and collective identity enable students to grasp the "big picture." The text's attention to Eastern Europe and thorough coverage of religious history extends right up to the present. The authors' collective experience teaching Western Civilization is evident in the text's carefully designed system of pedagogy that promotes understanding of events and figures of the western past. Focus and review questions, chronologies, key terms and definitions, and chapter summaries help students engage with the material step-by-step, chapter-by-chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618004812
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/27/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
536
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


15. A Century of War and Wonder, 1550-1650. 16. State Building and the European State System 1648-1789. 17. The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment, 1550-1790. 18. Trade and Empire, 1700-1800. 19. Revolutionary France and Napoleonic Europe, 1775-1815. 20. Restoration and Reform: Conservative and Liberal Europe, 1814-1847. 21. Industrialization and Society, 1800-1850. 22. The Triumph of the Nation-State, 1848-1900. 23. The Culture of Industrial Europe, 1850-1914. 24. The Age of Imperialism, 1870-1914. 25. War and Revolution, 1900-1918. 26. A Decade of Revolutionary Experiments, 1918-1929. 27. Democracy Under Siege, 1929-1945. 28. Europe Divided, 1945-1968. 29. Lifting the Iron Curtain, 1969-1991. 30. Europe in a Globalizing World, 1991 to the Present.

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