Civilization Past & Present, SVE / Edition 9

Civilization Past & Present, SVE / Edition 9

by Pamela Brummett, Bailkey, A. Taylor, G. Jewsbury
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321005295

ISBN-13: 9780321005298

Pub. Date: 08/19/1999

Publisher: Pearson Education

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321005298
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
08/19/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1081
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.87(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents vii
Documents xvi
Maps
xvii
Discovery Through Maps xix
To the Instructor xxi
To the Student xxvii
Prologue
Perspective On Humanity
xxix
PART 1 The Ancient World 2(166)
Prelithic to Neolithic Societies
4(16)
Early Civilizations
20(32)
The Greek Achievement
52(34)
Roman Civilization
86(34)
Classical China
120(20)
Ancient India
140(28)
PART 2 The Middle Ages 168(184)
Christianity and the New Christian Romes
170(30)
The Church in the Middle Ages
200(16)
The Birth of Europe
216(28)
Islam
244(26)
The African Genesis
270(28)
The Growth and Spread of Asian Culture 300-1300
298(32)
The Americas to 1492
330(22)
PART 3 The Transition to Modern Times 352(138)
The Renaissance in Italy and Northern Europe
354(30)
The Christian Reformations and the Emergence of the Modern Political System
384(40)
The Global Impact of European Expansion and Colonization 1492-1660
424(28)
The Islamic Gunpowder Empires, 1300-1650
452(22)
Ming China and National Development in Korea, Japan, and Southeast Asia, 1300-1650
474(16)
PART 4 The Rising European Tide 490(154)
From Absolutism to the Old Regime
492(36)
Limited Central Power in the Capitalist World, 1600-1789
528(22)
The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment
550(34)
The French and Napoleonic Revolutions and Their Impact on Europe and the Americas, 1789-1825
584(30)
Africa, Asia, and European Penetration, 1650-1815
614(30)
PART 5 The Century of Western Dominance 644(152)
Foundations of Western Dominance
646(24)
The Politics of Ideas in the Western World,1815-1861
670(26)
Power Politics in the West, 1861-1914
696(28)
Africa and the Middle East, 1800-1914
724(28)
Four Faces of Nineteenth-Century Imperialism
752(26)
The Perils of "Progress"
778(18)
PART 6 The New Thirty Years' War 796(136)
Winning the War and Losing the Peace
798(40)
Authoritarian Alternatives
838(30)
Emerging National Movements in Asia and Africa, 1920s to 1950s
868(36)
Western Weakness, Diplomatic Failure, and World War II
904(28)
PART 7 From Bipolar Ideology to Global Competition 932(2)
The Cold War and After
934(36)
The "Developed World" Since 1945
970(24)
The Developing World
994
Epilogue E-1
Credits C-1
Index I-1

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