More New and Used
from Private Sellers
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Usually Ships in 3-4 Business Days
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 4th edition with a publication date of 10/12/2007.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
Over a million students at thousands of schools have learned about world history with the best selling book for the course,Traditions and Encounters: A Global Perspective on the Past. Using the twin themes oftraditionsandencounters, the text emphasizes both the distinctive patterns of historical development within individual societies and the profound results of interactions between different societies. Exploring the historical record of cross-cultural interactions and exchanges,Traditions and Encountersplaces the world of contemporary globalization in historical context. The book helps students understand the world's major societies and shows how the interactions of these societies affect history throughout the world. The authors tell a coherent and digestible story of the past that is not weighed down by excessive detail, so instructors are able to incorporate additional readings. This edition provides an updated map program as well as the latest scholarship. It also moves Primary Source Investigator online, improving access for students to work with primary sources.
Table of Contents
|The Origins of Global Interdependence, 1500-1800|
|Transoceanic Encounters and Global Connections|
|The Transformation of Europe|
|The New Worlds: The Americas and Oceania|
|Africa and the Atlantic World|
|Tradition and change in East Asia|
|An Age of Revolution, Industry, and Empire, 1750-1914|
|The Islamic Empires|
|Revolutions and National States in the Atlantic World|
|The Making of Industrial Society|
|The Americas in the Age of Independence|
|Societies at Crossroads|
|The Building of Global Empires|
|Contemporary Global Realignments, 1914 to the Present|
|The Great War: The World in Upheaval|
|An Age of Anxiety|
|Nationalism and Political Identities in Asia, Africa, and Latin America|
|New Conflagrations: World War II|
|The Bipolar World|
|The End of Empire|
|A World Without Borders|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|