Sources of the Making of the West: Peoples and Cultures, A Concise History since 1340 / Edition 2

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Sources of the Making of the West, A Concise History, Second Edition offers more options for working with sources. Each chapter now includes five sources that are tightly integrated with the text and that echo the narrative's balance of people and places. With 35% more documents, including new visual images, the companion reader offers instructors maximum flexibility for document-based teaching. New comparative questions help students draw connections across documents. Free when packaged with the text.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780312416942
  • Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Publication date: 7/26/2006
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 272
  • Product dimensions: 6.42 (w) x 9.11 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 11. Crisis and Renaissance, 1340- 1500

1. The Black Death (Fourteenth Century)
2. Thomas Walsingham, Peasant Rebels in London (1381)
3. Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Oration on the Dignity of Man (1496)
4. Bernardino of Siena, An Italian Preacher: Sins against Nature (1380-1444)
5. Gomes Eanes de Zurara, Chronicle of the Discovery of Guinea (c. 1453)

Chapter 12. Struggles over Beliefs, 1500- 1648

1. Martin Luther, Freedom of a Christian (1520)
2. Saint Ignatius of Loyola, A New Kind of Catholicism (1546, 1549, 1553)
3. Hans Jacob Christoffel von Grimmelshausen, The Adventures of a Simpleton (1668- 1669)
4. Galileo, Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina (1615)
5. The Trial of Suzanne Gaudry (1652)

Chapter 13. State Building and the Search for Order, 1648- 1690

1. Louis de Rouvroy, Duke of Saint-Simon, Memoirs (1694- 1723)
2. British Parliament, The English Bill of Rights (1689)
3. Ludwig Fabritius, The Revolt of Stenka Razin (1670)
4. A True and Exact Relation of the Raising of the Siege of Vienna (1683)
5. Madame de Lafayette, The Princess of Cleves (1678)

Chapter 14. The Atlantic System and Its Consequences, 1690 – 1740

1. Olaudah Equiano, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano Written by Himself (1789)
2. Tsar Peter I, Letter to His Son, Alexei (October 11, 1715); Alexei's Response (October 31, 1715)
3. Montequieu, Persian Letters: Letter 37 (1721)
4. Mary Astell, Reflections upon Marriage (1706)
5. Pietist Spiritual Songbook (1705)

Chapter 15. The Promise of Enlightenment, 1740 – 1789

1. Marie-Therese Geoffrin and M. d'Alembert, The Salon of Madame Geoffrin (1765)
Reprinted in Brian Tierney and Joan Scott, Western Societies: A Documentary History (McGraw Hill, 1984), vol. 2, 186-87.
2. Jacques-Louis Menetra, Journal of My Life (1764- 1802)
3. Adam Smith, An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776)
4. Frederick II, Political Testament (1752)
5. Thomas Jefferson, Declaration of Independence, 1776

Chapter 16. The French Revolution and Napoleon, 1789- 1815

1. Abbé Sieyès, What is the Third Estate? (1789)
2. National Assembly, The Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen (1789)
3. Olympe de Gouges, Letters on the Trial (1793)
4. Abd al-Rahman al-Jabarti, Napoleon in Egypt (1798)
5. Napoleon Bonaparte, Instructions and Letters (1805-1809)

Chapter 17. Industrialization and Social Ferment, 1815- 1850

1. T.B. Macaulay, Speech on Parliamentary Reform (1831)
2. Joseph Mazzini, Life and Writings of Joseph Mazzini (1805-1872)
3. Factory Rules in Berlin (1844)
4. Friedrich Engels, Draft of a Community Confession of Faith (1847)
5. Sandor Petofi, "National Song" of Hungary (1848)

Chapter 18. Constructing the Nation-State, c. 1850- 1880

1. Rudolf von Ihering, Two Letters (1866)
2. Kropotkin, Memoirs of a Revolutionist (1899)
3. Krupa Sattianadan, Saguna: A Story of Native Christian Life (1887-1888)
4. Edgar Degas' Notebooks (1863-1884)
5. Charles Darwin, The Descent of Man (1871)

Chapter 19. Empire, Modernity, and the Road to War, c. 1880- 1914

1. Jules Ferry, Speech before the French National Assembly (1883)
2. Joseph Rudyard Kipling, The White Man's Burden (1899)
3. Ernest Edwin Williams, Made in Germany (1896)
4. Emmeline Pankhurst, Speech from the Dock (1908)
5. Sigmund Freud, Infantile Sexuality 1905)

Chapter 20. War, Revolution, and Reconstruction, 1914- 1929

1. Fritz Franke and Siegfried Sassoon, Two Soldiers' Views of the Horrors of War (1914- 1918)
2. L. Doriat, Women on the Home Front (1917)
3. Vladimir Ilich Lenin, Letter to Nikolai Aleksadrovich Rozhkov (January 29, 1919)
4. Benito Mussolini, The Doctrine of Fascism (1932)
5. Adolf Hitler, Mein Kampf (1925)

Chapter 21. An Age of Catastrophes, 1929- 1945

1. Joseph Goebbels, Nazi Propaganda Pamphlet (1930)
2. Neville Chamberlain, Speech on the Munich Crisis (1938)
3. Isidora Dolores Ibarruri Gomez, La Pasionaria's Farewell Address (November 1, 1938)
4. Sam Bankhalter and Hinda Kibort, Memories of the Holocaust (1938- 1945)
5. Harry S. Truman, Truman Announces the Dropping of the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima (1945)

Chapter 22. Remaking Europe in the Shadow of Cold War, c. 1945- 1965

1. The Formation of the Communist Information Bureau (Cominform) (1947)
2. National Security Council, Paper Number 68 (1950)
3. Ho Chi Minh, Declaration of Independence of the Republic of Vietnam (1945)
4. Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex (1949)
5. Bela Liptak, Birth of MEFESZ (1956)

Chapter 23. Challenges to the Postindustrial West, 1965- 1989

1. Josef Smrkovsky, What Lies Ahead (February 9, 1968)
2. Student Voices of Protest (1968)
3. Nick Ut, Children Fleeing from a Napalm Attack in South Vietnam (June 8, 1972)
4. U.S. Embassy, Saudi Arabia, Saudi Ban on Oil Shipments to U.S. (October 23, 1973)
5. Glasnost and the Soviet Press (1988)

Chapter 24. The New Globalism: Opportunities and Dilemmas, 1989 to the Present

1. Zlata Filipovi_, A Child's Life in Sarajevo (October 6, 1991-June 29, 1992)
2. African National Congress, Introductory Statement to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (August 19, 1996)
3. Leif Zetterling, Klasskamrater (Classmates) Cartoon (January 22, 2001)
4. Petra Kelly, Fighting for Hope (1984)
5. Amartya Sen, A World Not Neatly Divided (November 23, 2001)

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