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This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 7/23/2001.
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This is a brief introduction to the civilizations of the world. The text covers such individual civilizations as China, India, and Europe, and provides points of comparison between and among these civilizations. It emphasizes breadth and accessibility, and contains a wealth of primary source documents, beautiful 4-color maps, and useful supplements.The text is available in a comprehensive volume as well as another separate volume: Volume I (Chapters 1-19), to 1800.
Table of Contents
|Part III: THE EMERGENCE OF NEW WORLD PATTERNS (1500-1800)|
|14. New Encounters: The Creation of a World Market|
|15. Religious Reform and State Building in Europe|
|16. The Muslim Empires|
|17. The East Asian World|
|18. Toward a New Heaven and a New Earth: An Intellectual Revolution in the West|
|19. Europe on the Eve of a New World Order|
|Part IV: MODERN PATTERNS OF WORLD HISTORY (1800-1945)|
|20. The Beginnings of Modernization: Industrialization and Nationalism: 1800-1870|
|21. The Emergence of Mass Society in the Western World|
|22. The High Tide of Imperialism|
|23. Shadows Over the Pacific: East Asia Under Challenge|
|24. The Beginning of the Twentieth-Century Crisis: War and Revolution|
|25. Nationalism, Revolution, and Dictatorship: Africa, Asia, and Latin America from 1919 to 1939|
|26. The Crisis Deepens: World War II|
|Part V: TOWARD A GLOBAL CIVILIZATION? THE WORLD SINCE 1945. 27|
|In the Grip of the Cold War: The Breakdown of the Yalta System|
|28. Brave New World: Communism|
|29. Europe and the Western Hemisphere Since 1945|
|30. Challenges of Nation Building in Africa and the Middle East|
|31. Nationalism Triumphant: The Emergence of Independent States in South and Southeast Asia|
|32. Toward the Pacific Century: Japan and the Little Tigers|