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Volume 1: To 1650. Designed to accomodate a variety of approaches to a course in world civilization, allowing teachers to stress what is most important to them. Paper. DLC: Civilization - History.
Table of Contents
|The Coming of Civilization||p. 1|
|Birth of Civilization||p. 2|
|Comparative Perspectives: Writing, Literacy, and Orality||p. 34|
|The Four Great Revolutions in Thought and Religion||p. 38|
|Religions of the World: Judaism||p. 70|
|Empires and Cultures of the Ancient World||p. 75|
|Greek and Hellenistic Civilization||p. 76|
|Iran, India, and Inner Asia to 200 C.E.||p. 116|
|Religions of the World: Hinduism||p. 136|
|Republican and Imperial Rome||p. 138|
|Africa: Early History to 1000 C.E.||p. 176|
|China's First Empire (221 B.C.E.-220 C.E.)||p. 200|
|Comparative Perspectives: Ancient Slavery||p. 218|
|Consolidation and Interaction of World Civilization||p. 225|
|Imperial China (589-1369)||p. 226|
|Japan: Early History to 1467||p. 252|
|Religions of the World: Buddhism||p. 278|
|Iran and India Before Islam||p. 280|
|The Formation of Islamic Civilization (622-945)||p. 296|
|The Early Middle Ages in the West to 1000: The Birth of Europe||p. 316|
|The High Middle Ages (1000-1300)||p. 342|
|The Islamic Heartlands and India (1000-1500)||p. 374|
|Ancient Civilizations of the Americas||p. 396|
|The World in Transition||p. 420|
|The Late Middle Ages and the Renaissance in the West (1300-1527)||p. 424|
|The Age of Reformation and Religious Wars||p. 448|
|Religions of the World: Christianity||p. 486|
|Comparative Perspectives: Family Life West and East in the Premodern Era||p. 488|
|Africa (ca. 1000-1800)||p. 492|
|Conquest and Exploitation: The Development of the Transatlantic Economy||p. 518|
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