Ways of the World: A Brief Global History with Sources, Volume 2 / Edition 2

Ways of the World: A Brief Global History with Sources, Volume 2 / Edition 2

by Robert W. Strayer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0312583494

ISBN-13: 9780312583491

Pub. Date: 10/26/2012

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

The source for world history - narrative and primary sources in one book


Ways of the World is one of the most successful and innovative new textbooks for world history in recent years. This 2-in-1 textbook and reader includes a brief-by-design narrative that is truly global and focuses on significant historical trends, themes, and

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The source for world history - narrative and primary sources in one book


Ways of the World is one of the most successful and innovative new textbooks for world history in recent years. This 2-in-1 textbook and reader includes a brief-by-design narrative that is truly global and focuses on significant historical trends, themes, and developments in world history. Author Robert W. Strayer, a pioneer in the world history movement with years of classroom experience, provides a thoughtful and insightful synthesis that helps students see the big picture. Following each chapter's narrative are collections of primary written and visual sources organized around a particular theme, issue, or question so that students can consider the evidence the way historians do. The second edition rolls out Bedford/St. Martin's new digital history tools, including LearningCurve, an adaptive quizzing engine that garners over a 90% student satisfaction rate, and LaunchPad, the all new interactive e-book and course space that puts high quality easy-to-use assessment at your fingertips. Easy to integrate into your campus LMS, and featuring video, additional primary sources, a wealth of adaptive and summative quizzing, and more, LaunchPad cements student understanding of the text while helping them make progress toward learning outcomes. It's the best content joined up with the best technology. Also available in number of affordable print and digital editions, including an edition without sources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312583491
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
10/26/2012
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
720
Sales rank:
77,822
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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