Culture and Values, Volume I: A Survey of the Humanities with Readings / Edition 7

Culture and Values, Volume I: A Survey of the Humanities with Readings / Edition 7

by Lawrence S. Cunningham
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495569305

ISBN-13: 2900495569304

Pub. Date: 01/20/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

For this sixth edition of their undergraduate text/CD-ROM, Cunningham (theology, University of Notre Dame) and Reich (Syracuse University) have expanded many of the discussions, art representations, and readings to reflect the retrieval of women's voices in the history of Western culture. There are new timelines and new art reproductions. Other pedagogical features

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For this sixth edition of their undergraduate text/CD-ROM, Cunningham (theology, University of Notre Dame) and Reich (Syracuse University) have expanded many of the discussions, art representations, and readings to reflect the retrieval of women's voices in the history of Western culture. There are new timelines and new art reproductions. Other pedagogical features include excerpts from letters, journals, and narratives of different time periods, three chapters covering Asian and African cultures, and a chapter on Islamic culture. The CD- ROM contains readings and documents, interactive learning modules, music flashcards, and links to other online resources. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900495569304
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/20/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
504

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. The Beginnings of Civilization. 2. Early Greece. 3. Classical Greece and the Hellenistic Period. 4. The Roman Legacy. 5. Ancient Civilizations of India and China. 6. Judaism and Early Christianity. 7. Byzantium. 8. Islam. 9. Charlemagne and the Rise of Medieval Culture. 10. High Middle Ages: The Search for Synthesis. 11. The Fourteenth Century: A Time of Transition. 12. The Early Renaissance. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index.

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