The Humanities: Culture, Continuity and Change / Edition 2

The Humanities: Culture, Continuity and Change / Edition 2

by Henry M. Sayre
     
 

For an undergraduate introductory level course in the humanities.

Humanities narrated in a story-telling approach.

The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change helps students see context and make connections across the humanities by tying together the entire cultural experience through a narrative storytelling approach. Written around

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For an undergraduate introductory level course in the humanities.

Humanities narrated in a story-telling approach.

The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change helps students see context and make connections across the humanities by tying together the entire cultural experience through a narrative storytelling approach. Written around Henry Sayre’s belief that students learn best by remembering stories rather than memorizing facts, it captures the voices that have shaped and influenced human thinking and creativity throughout our history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205013340
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/11/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
875,777
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface The Renaissance and the Age of Encounter: 1400 to 1600
Ch. 17- Florence and the Early Renaissance: Humanism in Italy Ch. 18- The High Renaissance in Rome: Papal Patronage Ch. 19- The Venetian Renaissance: Palace and Lagoon

Ch. 20- The Renaissance in the North: Between Wealth and Want

Ch. 21- The Reformation: A New Church and the Arts Ch. 22- The Early Counter-Reformation and Mannerism: Restraint and Invention Ch. 23- The Age of Encounter: West Africa, China, and Japan

Ch. 24- England in the Tudor Age: "This Other Eden"

Index Photo and Text Credits

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