Global Study

Global Study

by Erwin M. Rosenfeld, Harriet Geller, ROSENFELD & GELLER
     
 

This comprehensive social studies text meets secondary school social studies requirements in school districts throughout the country and New York City and State curriculum requirements for Ninth Grade. It consists of the following eight study units: Unit I Introduction to Global Studies, Unit II The Middle East and North Africa, Unit III Africa-South of the Sahara,… See more details below

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This comprehensive social studies text meets secondary school social studies requirements in school districts throughout the country and New York City and State curriculum requirements for Ninth Grade. It consists of the following eight study units: Unit I Introduction to Global Studies, Unit II The Middle East and North Africa, Unit III Africa-South of the Sahara, Unit IV China, Unit V Subcontinent of India and South Asia, (Pakistan and Bangladesh) Unit VI Southeast Asia, Unit VII Japan and Korea, Unit VIII Latin America

Each unit includes the region's topography, climate, people, their languages and ways of life, their culture, religions, early history, government, profiles of outstanding leaders, economy, agriculture, and the current status of the region's countries in terms of world politics. Following each unit is a summary of key ideas, exercises and questions, and methods of developing answers for regents-type essay questions. Controversial issues are given balanced treatment, with lucid presentation of both sides of an argument. More than 200 photos, plus maps, puzzle activities, charts, and tables.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780812047714
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/1993
Series:
Global Studies Series
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
8.34(w) x 10.84(h) x 1.49(d)

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