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The Western Experienceoffers a thorough, analytical overview of Western civilization, giving students an introduction to the major achievements in Western thought, art, and science--as well as the social, political, and economic context for understanding those developments. The updated 10th edition now offers streamlined coverage the early nineteenth century and significantly updated post World War II coverage. To help readers develop their reasoning and writing skills, each chapter is constructed to serve as an example of a historical essay: A historical problem is presented, and arguments are developed using historical evidence.The Western Experienceis available in a single volume as well as two-volume format.
Table of Contents
|War and Crisis|
|Culture and Society in the Age of the Scientific Revolution|
|The Emergence of the European State System|
|The Wealth of Nations|
|The Age of Enlightenment|
|The French Revolution|
|The Age of Napoleon|
|Foundations of Nineteenth Century Europe|
|States and Nations in the Nineteenth Century, 1830-1870|
|Progress and Its Discontents|
|World War I and the War it Created|
|The Great Twentieth-Century Crisis|
|The Nightmare: World War II|
|Europe in the Postwar Era|
|Europe in the Global Era|
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