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Western Civilizations Vol. 2 : Their History and Their Culture



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New to the Western Civilizations team, master teachers and scholars Joshua Cole (University of Michigan) and Carol Symes (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) have integrated innovative pedagogical tools into the text to help students and instructors achieve their course objectives, while incorporating the latest scholarship into this highly readable, balanced, and beautifully written book.

Table of Contents

Chapters 1-15
Chapters 11-29
Chapters 1-12
Chapters 10-19
Chapters 18-29
Early Civilizations
Peoples, Gods, And Empires: 1700-500 B.C.E
The Civilization Of Greece, 1000-400 B.C.E
The Greek World Expands, 400-150 B.C.E
The Civilization Of Ancient Rome
The Transformation Of Rome
Rome's Three Heirs, 500-950
The Expansion Of Europe, 950-1100
The Consolidation Of Europe, 1100-1300
Crisis, Unrest, and Opportunity, 1300-1500
Conquest, Commerce, And Colonization, 1300-1600
Renaissance Ideals And Realities, C. 1350-1550
The Age Of Dissent And Division, 1500-1600
Religion, Warfare, and Sovereignty: 1540-1660
Absolutism And Empire, 1660-1789
The New Science Of The Seventeenth Century
The Enlightenment
The French Revolution
The Industrial Revolution And Nineteenth-Century Society
From Restoration To Revolution, 1815-1848
What is a Nation? Territories, States, And Citizens, 1848-1871
Imperialism And Colonialism, 1870-1914
Modern Industry And Mass Politics, 1870-1914
The First World War
Turmoil Between The Wars
The Second World War
The Cold War World: Global Politics, Economic Recovery, And Cultural Change
Red Flags And Velvet Revolutions: The End Of The Cold War, 1960-1990
A World Without Walls: Globalization And The West
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