Twentieth-Century World / Edition 4by Carter Vaughn Findley, John Alexander Murray Rothney, John Alexander Murray Rothney, John Alexander Murray Rothney
Pub. Date: 12/28/1997
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company College Division
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The bestselling Twentieth-Century World text covers recent world history by focusing on themes of global interrelatedness, identity and difference, the rise of mass society, and technology versus nature. These themes, which are outlined in the book's Introduction, help place historical events in a larger context.
The text presents balanced coverage of political, economic, social, scientific, artistic, and military history, allowing for a fully rounded understanding of the contemporary world. A comparative timeline examines major historical events from around the globe.
- The discussion of the late 20th century highlights political reforms, technological advances, and the changing economy.
- This edition features a stronger focus on non-Western nations.
- Opening vignettes in each chapter help students connect the themes of the book to specific historical events.
- Houghton Mifflin Company College Division
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- Edition description:
- Older Edition
- Product dimensions:
- 7.48(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)
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