The Western Heritage: Teaching and Learning Classroom Edition / Edition 4

The Western Heritage: Teaching and Learning Classroom Edition / Edition 4

by Donald M. Kagan, Frank M. Turner, Steven Ozment
     
 

This highly visual, brief survey of Western civilization provides an exceptionally balanced survey of the political, social, and cultural development of Western civilization—its strengths and weaknesses, and the controversies surrounding it. From 1650 to the present, this volume provides a broad survey of western civilization. For those interested in a lively… See more details below

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This highly visual, brief survey of Western civilization provides an exceptionally balanced survey of the political, social, and cultural development of Western civilization—its strengths and weaknesses, and the controversies surrounding it. From 1650 to the present, this volume provides a broad survey of western civilization. For those interested in a lively account of western heritage.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131501010
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
02/24/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
8.96(w) x 10.38(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents

13. Paths to Constitutionalism and Absolutism: England and France in the Seventeenth Century.

14. New Directions in Thought and Culture in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries.

15. Successful and Unsuccessful Paths to Power (1686 - 1740 )

16. Society and Economy under the Old Regime in the Eighteenth Century.

17. The Transatlantic Economy, Trade Wars, and Colonial Rebellion.

18. The Age of Enlightenment: Eighteenth-Century Thought.

19. The French Revolution.

20. The Age of Napoleon and the Triumph of Romanticism.

21. The Conservative Order and the Challenges of Reform (1815-1832).

22. Economic Advance and Social Unrest (1830-1850).

23. The Age of Nation-States.

24. The Building of European Supremacy: Society and Politics to World War I.

25. The Birth of Modern European Thought.

 

26. Imperialism, Alliances, and War.

 

27. Political Experiments of the 1920s.

 

28. Europe and the Great Depression of the 1930s.

 

29. World War II.

 

30. The Cold War Era and the Emergence of the New Europe.

 

31. The West at the Dawn of the Twenty-First Century. 
   

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