The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present: State of Modernity

The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present: State of Modernity

by John C. Corbally

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781474297936
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 11/15/2018
Series: The Making of the Modern World
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 983,558
Product dimensions: 6.72(w) x 9.42(h) x 0.77(d)

About the Author

John C. Corbally is Professor of History at Diablo Valley College, USA, where he teaches World History, Critical Thinking and European History. Following a B.A. in European History and an M.A. in World History from San Francisco State University, Dr Corbally completed a PhD at UC Davis within four years. He taught history and humanities courses at Stanford for five years, and British, Irish, European, and World History at UC Berkeley, UC Davis and Mills College amongst others.

Table of Contents

What is this Book?
Introduction
1. Power in the Twentieth Century: Politics
2. Wealth and its Distribution: Twentieth Century Economics
3. Beliefs and Ideologies: Religion and Philosophy in the Twentieth Century
4. Utopia and Dystopia: Twentieth Century Technology
5. Exploitation and Inequality: Twentieth Century Environment
Epilogue: The Twentieth Century
Index

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