Glencoe World History, Student Edition / Edition 1

Glencoe World History, Student Edition / Edition 1

by McGraw-Hill Education, Jackson J. Spielvogel
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0078239931

ISBN-13: 9780078239939

Pub. Date: 01/25/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Glencoe World History, a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the world's cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world

Overview

Glencoe World History, a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the world's cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions.

Features:

  • Respected Authorship• - Written by an unparalleled author team that includes the world-renowned National Geographic Society, this program is characterized by a consistently riveting narrative flow.• Special features contributed by the National Geographic engage every student and encourage even more reading.•
  • The National Geographic Society created the map program for Glencoe World History. Clear, concise, and accurate, the maps make the connection between geography and history
  • Reading Support• - Glencoe World History contains more reading support than any other World History program! Glencoe authors, editors, and reading specialists have created a unique content reading strategy that includes Prior Knowledge Activators and Graphic Organizers in every lesson and In-Text Reading Checks to monitor' ongoing comprehension.•
  • New! Reading Essentials and Study Guide contains the entire text rewritten at a lower reading level. Combined with the World History Audio Program, the guide is a powerful reading tool for reluctant readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078239939
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/25/2002
Series:
World History (HS) Series
Edition description:
Student
Pages:
1120
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.70(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents





New Page 1

Why Study History?


Reading for Information


Geography’s Impact on History


National Geographic Reference Atlas


Geography Handbook


UNIT 1 THE FIRST CIVILIZATIONS AND EMPIRES, PREHISTORY TO A.D. 500


Chapter 1 The First Humans, Prehistory–3500 B.C.


Chapter 2 Western Asia And Egypt, 3500–500 B.C.


Chapter 3 India And China, 3000 B.C.–A.D. 500


Chapter 4 Ancient Greece, 1900–133 B.C


Chapter 5 Rome And The Rise Of Christianity, 600 B.C.–A.D. 500


UNIT 2 NEW PATTERNS OF CIVILIZATIONS, 400–1500


Chapter 6 The World Of Islam, 600–1500


Special Feature: World Religions


Chapter 7 Early African Civilizations, 2000 B.C.–A.D. 1500


Chapter 8 The Asian World, 400–1500


Chapter 9 Emerging Europe And The Byzantine Empire, 400–1300


Chapter 10 Europe In The Middle Ages, 1000–1500 Chapter 11 The Americas,
400–1500


UNIT 3 THE EARLY MODERN WORLD, 1400–1800


Chapter 12 Renaissance And Reformation, 1350–1600


Chapter 13 The Age Of Exploration, 1500–1800


Chapter 14 Crisis And Absolutism In Europe, 1550–1715


Chapter 15 The Muslim Empires, 1450–1800


Chapter 16 The East Asian World, 1400–1800 Special Feature: World
Languages


Chapter 17 Revolution And Enlightenment, 1550–1800


Chapter 18 The French Revolution And Napoleon 1789–1815


UNIT 4 AN ERA OF EUROPEAN IMPERIALISM, 1800–1914


Chapter 19 Industrialism And Nationalism, 1800–1870


Chapter 20 Mass Society And Democracy, 1870–1914


Chapter 21 The Height Of Imperialism, 1800–1914


Chapter 22 East Asia Under Challenge, 1800–1914


UNIT 5 THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY CRISIS, 1914–1945


Chapter 23 War And Revolution, 1914–1919


Chapter 24 The West Between The Wars, 1919–1939


Chapter 25 Nationalism Around The World, 1919–1939


Chapter 26 World War II, 1939–1945


UNIT 6 TOWARD A GLOBAL CIVILIZATION, 1945 TO THE PRESENT


Chapter 27 Cold War And Postwar Changes, 1945–1970


Chapter 28 The Contemporary Western World, 1970–Present


Chapter 29 Latin America, 1945–Present


Chapter 30 Africa And The Middle East, 1945–Present


Chapter 31 Asia And The Pacific, 1945–Present


Chapter 32 Challenges And Hopes For The Future


Appendices


Mini Almanac


Primary Source


Library Glossary


Spanish Glossary


Index


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