Civilization Past & Present Combined / Edition 10

Civilization Past & Present Combined / Edition 10

by Palmira Brummett
     
 

ISBN-10: 032109090X

ISBN-13: 9780321090904

Pub. Date: 08/05/2002

Publisher: Pearson

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321090904
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/05/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1136
Product dimensions:
8.68(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

Volume I includes Chapters 1-17 and Volume II includes Chapters 13-35.

I. CLASSICAL ORIGINS.

1 .Stone Age Societies and the Earliest Civilizations of the Near East

2. The East Kingdoms, to 220 C.E.

3. India, to 300 C.E.

4. Greece: Minoan, Mycenaean, Hellenic, and Hellenistic Civilizations, 2000-30 B.C.E.

5. The Roman World, 509 B.C.E.-568 C.E.

II. CIVILIZATIONAL DIVERSITY.

6. The New Christian Romes: Byzantium, Eastern Europe, and Russia.

7. Islam: From Its Origins to 1300.

8. African Beginnings: African Civilizations to 1500.

9. The Early Middle Ages in Europe: 500-1000.

10. The Late Middle Ages in Europe: 1000-1500.

11. The Growth and Spread of Asian Cultures, Before and After the Mongol Conquests: 300-1300.

12. The Americas to 1492.

III. GLOBAL CONNECTIONS AND TRANSFORMATIONS.

13. The Islamic Gunpowder Empires, 1300-1650.

14. Asian Nations in Motion, 1350-1650.

15. The Renaissance in Italy and Northern Europe: 1300-1600.

16. The Christian Reformation and the Political Transformation of Europe 1517-1648.

17. Global Encounters: Europe and the World Economy, 1400-1660.

IV. STATE DEVELOPMENT IN THE AGE OF ECONOMIC REVOLUTION.

18. Absolutism and Limited Power in the Age of Capitalism, 1648-1774.

19. New Ideas and Their Consequences: The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment.

20. Africa and Asia, 1650-1815.

21. The Americas, 1650 to 1825.

22. The Birth of the Modern Age: The French and the Industrial Revolutions, 1774-1825.

V. THE CENTURY OF WESTERN DOMINANCE.

23. State Development in the West, 1815-1871.

24. The Triumph of the Middle Classes: Western Economic, Scientific, Intellectual, and Cultural Dominance, 1815-1914.

25. Africa and the Middle East, 1800-1914.

26. Asia, 1800-1914: India, Southeast Asia, China, and Japan.

27. Western Politics and Diplomatic Failure, 1871-1914.

VI. THE END OF THE EUROPEAN ORDER.

28. Winning the War and Losing the Peace: The Democracies, 1914-1939.

29. Authoritarian Alternatives: Russia, Italy, and Germany, 1917-1939.

30. Emerging National Movements in Asia and Africa, from the 1920s to the 1950s.

31. Democratic Weakness and World War II.

VII. THE PERILS AND PROSPECTS OF GLOBALIZATION.

32. Decolonization and the Bi-Polar Conflict: National Liberation and the Cold War, to 1991.

33. The Euratlantic World, Since 1945.

34. Africa, The Middle East, and Latin America Since 1945: The Search for Stability.

35. Asia Since 1945.

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