Glencoe World History, Student Edition / Edition 2

Glencoe World History, Student Edition / Edition 2

ISBN-10:
0078607027
ISBN-13:
9780078607028
Pub. Date:
03/22/2004
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
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Overview

Glencoe World History, Student Edition / Edition 2

Glencoe World History, a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the world's cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions.

Features:

  • Respected Authorship• - Written by an unparalleled author team that includes the world-renowned National Geographic Society, this program is characterized by a consistently riveting narrative flow.• Special features contributed by the National Geographic engage every student and encourage even more reading.•
  • The National Geographic Society created the map program for Glencoe World History. Clear, concise, and accurate, the maps make the connection between geography and history
  • Reading Support• - Glencoe World History contains more reading support than any other World History program! Glencoe authors, editors, and reading specialists have created a unique content reading strategy that includes Prior Knowledge Activators and Graphic Organizers in every lesson and In-Text Reading Checks to monitor' ongoing comprehension.•
  • New! Reading Essentials and Study Guide contains the entire text rewritten at a lower reading level. Combined with the World History Audio Program, the guide is a powerful reading tool for reluctant readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780078607028
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 03/22/2004
Series: WORLD HISTORY (HS) Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 1136
Sales rank: 723,631
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.90(d)
Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

New Page 1

Why Study History?
Reading for Information
Geography’s Impact on History
National Geographic Reference Atlas
Geography Handbook
UNIT 1 THE FIRST CIVILIZATIONS AND EMPIRES, PREHISTORY TO A.D. 500
Chapter 1 The First Humans, Prehistory–3500 B.C.
Chapter 2 Western Asia And Egypt, 3500–500 B.C.
Chapter 3 India And China, 3000 B.C.–A.D. 500
Chapter 4 Ancient Greece, 1900–133 B.C
Chapter 5 Rome And The Rise Of Christianity, 600 B.C.–A.D. 500
UNIT 2 NEW PATTERNS OF CIVILIZATIONS, 400–1500
Chapter 6 The World Of Islam, 600–1500
Special Feature: World Religions
Chapter 7 Early African Civilizations, 2000 B.C.–A.D. 1500
Chapter 8 The Asian World, 400–1500
Chapter 9 Emerging Europe And The Byzantine Empire, 400–1300
Chapter 10 Europe In The Middle Ages, 1000–1500 Chapter 11 The Americas,
400–1500
UNIT 3 THE EARLY MODERN WORLD, 1400–1800
Chapter 12 Renaissance And Reformation, 1350–1600
Chapter 13 The Age Of Exploration, 1500–1800
Chapter 14 Crisis And Absolutism In Europe, 1550–1715
Chapter 15 The Muslim Empires, 1450–1800
Chapter 16 The East Asian World, 1400–1800 Special Feature: World
Languages
Chapter 17 Revolution And Enlightenment, 1550–1800
Chapter 18 The French Revolution And Napoleon 1789–1815
UNIT 4 AN ERA OF EUROPEAN IMPERIALISM, 1800–1914
Chapter 19 Industrialism And Nationalism, 1800–1870
Chapter 20 Mass Society And Democracy, 1870–1914
Chapter 21 The Height Of Imperialism, 1800–1914
Chapter 22 East Asia Under Challenge, 1800–1914
UNIT 5 THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY CRISIS, 1914–1945
Chapter 23 War And Revolution, 1914–1919
Chapter 24 The West Between The Wars, 1919–1939
Chapter 25 Nationalism Around The World, 1919–1939
Chapter 26 World War II, 1939–1945
UNIT 6 TOWARD A GLOBAL CIVILIZATION, 1945 TO THE PRESENT
Chapter 27 Cold War And Postwar Changes, 1945–1970
Chapter 28 The Contemporary Western World, 1970–Present
Chapter 29 Latin America, 1945–Present
Chapter 30 Africa And The Middle East, 1945–Present
Chapter 31 Asia And The Pacific, 1945–Present
Chapter 32 Challenges And Hopes For The Future
Appendices
Mini Almanac
Primary Source
Library Glossary
Spanish Glossary
Index


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