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Western Heritage, Volume II, The: Since 1648, Brief Edition,9780130415776

Western Heritage, Volume II, The: Since 1648, Brief Edition

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Edition:
3rd
ISBN13:

9780130415776

ISBN10:
0130415774
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
1/1/2002
Publisher(s):
Prentice Hall
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Summary

For one-quarter/semester introductory-level survey courses in Western Civilization and European History and Civilization; or a supplemental text in Art History or other basic cultural history surveys. This concise survey of Western civilization (based on the best-selling The Western Heritage, Seventh Edition), provides an exceptionally balanced survey of the political, social, and cultural development of Western civilizationits strengths and weaknesses, and the controversies surrounding it. This brief edition condenses the central narrativewithout compromising on vocabulary or conceptual levelto make it more fully accessible to today's students, and to allow instructors greater opportunity to supplement the course with extensive outside readings, if desired.

Table of Contents

Part 1 The Foundations of Western Civilization in the Ancient World
The Birth of Civilization
1(20)
The Rise of Greek Civilization
21(18)
Classical and Hellenistic Greece
39(21)
Rome: From Republic to Empire
60(20)
The Roman Empire
80(26)
Part 2 The Middle Ages, 476--1300
The Early Middle Ages (476--1000): The Birth of Europe
106(21)
The High Middle Ages: The Rise of European Empires and States (1000--1300)
127(18)
Medieval Society: Hierachies, Towns, Universities, and Families (1000--1300)
145(20)
Part 3 Europe in Transition, 1300--1750
The Late Middle Ages: Social and Political Breakdown (1300--1527)
165(16)
Renaissance and Discovery
181(20)
The Age of Reformation
201(23)
The Age of Religious Wars
224(17)
Paths to Constitutionalism and Absolutism: England and France in the Seventeenth Century
241(19)
New Directions in Thought and Culture in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
260(14)
Successful and Unsuccessful Paths to Power (1686--1740)
274(15)
Society and Economy Under the Old Regime in the Eighteenth Century
289(21)
The Transatlantic Economy, Trade Wars, and Colonial Rebellion
310(21)
Part 4 Enlightenment and Revolution
The Age of Enlightenment: Eighteenth-Century Thought
331(19)
The French Revolution
350(20)
The Age of Napoleon and the Triumph of Romanticism
370(20)
The Conservative Order and the Challenges of Reform (1815--1832)
390(22)
Economic Advance and Social Unrest (1830--1850)
412(19)
Part 5 Toward the Modern World
The Age of Nation-States
431(19)
The Building of European Supremacy: Society and Politics to World War I
450(21)
The Birth of Modern European Thought
471(17)
Imperialism, Alliances, and War
488(29)
Political Experiments of the 1920s
517(18)
Europe and the Great Depression of the 1930s
535(15)
Part 6 Global Conflict, Cold War, and New Directions
World War II
550(22)
Faces of the Twentieth Century: European Social Experiences
572(21)
The Cold War Era and the Emergence of the New Europe
593


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