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Heritage of World Civilizations, The, Combined Volume

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Summary

For undergraduate level World Civilization or World History courses. This comprehensive, accessible survey of world history has been extensively revised to provide an even more global and comparative perspective on the events and processes that have shaped our increasingly interdependent world. Written by leading scholars in their respective fields, Heritage of World Civilizations, 7/e, combines unusually strong and thorough coverage of the unique heritage of Asian, African, Islamic, Western, and American civilizations, while highlighting the role of the world's great religious and philosophical traditions.

Table of Contents

Preface xxv
About the Author xxxi
PART 1 THE BIRTH OF CIVILIZATION
2(78)
The Birth of Civilization
7(40)
Global Perspective: Civilizations
8(1)
Early Humans and Their Culture
9(3)
The Paleolithic Age
9(1)
The Neolithic Age
10(2)
The Bronze Age and the Birth of Civilization
12(1)
Early Civilizations to About 1000 B.C.E.
12(14)
Mesopotamia Civilization
13(5)
Egyptian Civilization
18(8)
Ancient Near Eastern Empires
26(2)
The Hittites
26(1)
The Kassites
27(1)
The Mitannians
27(1)
The Assyrians
27(1)
The Second Assyrian Empire
27(1)
The Neo-Babylonians
28(1)
Early Indian Civilization
28(7)
The Indus Civilization
30(2)
The Vedic Aryan Civilization
32(3)
Early Chinese Civilization
35(6)
Neolithic Origins in the Yellow River Valley
35(1)
Early Bronze Age: The Shang
35(3)
Late Bronze Age: The Western Zhou
38(1)
Iron Age: The Eastern Zhou
39(2)
The Rise of Civilization in the Americas
41(3)
Summary
44(1)
Review Questions
45(1)
Key Terms
45(1)
Documents CD-ROM
45(2)
Four Great Revolutions in Thought and Religion
47(33)
Global Perspective: Philosophy and Religion
48(1)
Comparing the Four Great Revolutions
49(1)
Philosophy in China
50(6)
Confucianism
51(2)
Daoism
53(1)
Legalism
54(2)
Religion in India
56(6)
``Hindu'' and ``Indian''
56(1)
Historical Background
56(1)
The Upanishadic Worldview
56(3)
Mahavira and the Jain Tradition
59(2)
The Buddha's Middle Path
61(1)
The Religion of the Israelites
62(5)
From Hebrew Nomads to the Israelite Nation
62(2)
The Monotheistic Revolution
64(3)
Greek Philosophy
67(9)
Reason and the Scientific Spirit
69(2)
Political and Moral Philosophy
71(5)
Summary
76(1)
Review Questions
77(1)
Key Terms
77(1)
Documents CD-ROM
77(1)
Religions of the World: Judaism
78(2)
PART 2 EMPIRES AND CULTURES OF THE ANCIENT WORLD
80(144)
Greek and Hellenistic Civilization
85(40)
Global Perspective: The Achievement of Greek and Hellenistic Civilization
86(1)
Bronze Age on Crete and on the Mainland to ca. 750 B.C.E.
87(2)
The Minoans
87(2)
The Mycenaeans
89(1)
Greek ``Middle Age'' to ca. 750 B.C.E.
89(2)
Age of Homer
90(1)
The Polis
91(2)
Development of the Polis
92(1)
The Hoplite Phalanx
92(1)
Expansion of the Greek World
93(2)
Greek Colonies
93(1)
The Tyrants (ca. 700--500 B.C.E.)
93(2)
Life in Archaic Greece
95(3)
Society
95(1)
Religion
96(2)
Poetry
98(1)
Major City-States
98(4)
Sparta
98(2)
Athens
100(2)
The Persian Wars
102(1)
Ionian Rebellion
102(1)
The War in Greece
102(1)
Classical Greece
103(11)
The Delian League
103(1)
The First Peloponnesian War
104(1)
The Athenian Empire
105(1)
Athenian Democracy
105(1)
Women of Athens
106(2)
The Great Peloponnesian War
108(1)
Struggle for Greek Leadership
109(3)
Fifth Century B.C.E.
112(2)
Fourth Century B.C.E.
114(1)
Emergence of the Hellenistic World
114(4)
Macedonian Conquest
114(1)
Alexander the Great and His Successors
115(2)
Death of Alexander
117(1)
Alexander's Successors
118(1)
Hellenistic Culture
118(4)
Literature
119(1)
Architecture and Sculpture
119(1)
Mathematics and Science
120(2)
Summary
122(1)
Review Questions
123(1)
Key Terms
123(1)
Documents CD-ROM
123(2)
Iran, India, and Inner Asia to 200 C.E.
125(22)
Global Perspective: The Indo-Iranian World in Antiquity
126(1)
Iran
127(1)
Ancient History
127(2)
The Elamites
127(1)
The Iranians
128(1)
Ancient Iranian Religion
128(1)
Zoroaster and the Zoroastrian Tradition
128(1)
The First Iranian Empire (550--330 B.C.E.)
129(4)
The Achaemenids
129(2)
The Achaemenid State
131(1)
The Achaemenid Economy
132(1)
India
133(1)
The First Indian Empire (321--185 B.C.E.)
134(3)
Political Background
134(1)
The Mauryans
134(3)
Consolidation of Indian Civilization (ca. 200 B.C.E.--300 C.E.)
137(2)
The Economic Base
137(1)
High Culture
137(1)
Religion and Society
138(1)
Greek and Asian Dynasties
139(4)
Seleucids
139(1)
Indo-Greeks
140(1)
Steppe Peoples
140(3)
Summary
143(1)
Review Questions
143(1)
Key Terms
143(1)
Documents CD-ROM
143(1)
Religions of the World: Hinduism
144(3)
Africa: Early History to 1000 C.E.
147(24)
Global Perspective: The Early History of Africa
148(1)
Problems of Interpretation and Sources
149(1)
The Question of ``Civilization''
149(1)
The Source Problem
149(1)
Physical Description of the Continent
150(2)
African Peoples
152(2)
Africa and Early Human Culture
152(1)
Diffusion of Languages and Peoples
153(1)
Racial Distinctions
154(1)
The Sahara and the Sudan to the Beginning of the Common Era
154(2)
Early Saharan Cultures
154(1)
Neolithic Sudanic Cultures
155(1)
The Early Iron Age and the Nok Culture
155(1)
Nilotic Africa and the Ethiopian Highlands
156(7)
The Kingdom of Kush
156(2)
The Napatan Empire
158(1)
The Meroitic Empire
158(2)
The Aksumite Empire
160(3)
Isolation of Christian Ethiopia
163(1)
The Western and Central Sudan
163(3)
Agriculture, Trade, and the Rise of Urban Centers
163(2)
Formation of Sudanic Kingdoms in the First Millennium
165(1)
Central, Southern, and East Africa
166(3)
The Khoisan Peoples
166(1)
Bantu Expansion and Diffusion
166(1)
East Africa
167(2)
Summary
169(1)
Review Questions
169(1)
Key Terms
169(1)
Documents CD-ROM
169(2)
Republican and Imperial Rome
171(36)
Global Perspective: Republican and Imperial Rome
172(1)
Prehistoric Italy
173(1)
The Etruscans
173(1)
Royal Rome
174(1)
Government
174(1)
Family
174(1)
Clientage
174(1)
Patricians and Plebeians
175(1)
The Republic
175(4)
Constitution
175(1)
Conquest of Italy
176(1)
Rome and Carthage
177(2)
The Republic's Conquest of the Hellenistic World
179(1)
Civilization in the Early Roman Republic: Greek Influence
179(2)
Religion
179(1)
Education
180(1)
Roman Imperialism
181(3)
Aftermath of Conquest
181(1)
The Gracchi
182(1)
Marius and Sulla
183(1)
War Against the Italian Allies (90--88 B.C.E.)
183(1)
Sulla's Dictatorship
184(1)
The Fall of the Republic
184(2)
Pompey, Crassus, and Caesar
184(1)
First Triumvirate
185(1)
Dictatorship of Julius Caesar
185(1)
Second Triumvirate and the Emergence of Octavian
185(1)
The Augustan Principate
186(1)
Administration
186(1)
The Army and Defense
186(1)
Religion and Morality
187(1)
Civilization of the Ciceronian and Augustan Ages
187(7)
The Late Republic
187(1)
The Age of Augustus
187(2)
Peace and Prosperity: Imperial Rome (14--180 C.E.)
189(2)
Administration of the Empire
191(1)
Culture of the Early Empire
191(2)
Life in Imperial Rome: The Apartment House
193(1)
The Rise of Christianity
194(3)
Jesus of Nazareth
194(1)
Paul of Tarsus
194(1)
Organization
195(1)
Persecution of Christians
196(1)
Emergence of Catholicism
196(1)
Rome as a Center of the Early Church
197(1)
The Crisis of the Third Century
197(1)
Barbarian Invasions
197(1)
Economic Difficulties
197(1)
The Social Order
197(1)
Civil Disorder
197(1)
The Late Empire
198(3)
The Fourth Century and Imperial Reorganization
198(1)
Triumph of Christianity
199(2)
Arts and Letters in the Late Empire
201(2)
Preservation of Classical Culture
202(1)
Christian Writers
202(1)
The Problem of the Decline and Fall of the Empire in the West
203(1)
Summary
204(1)
Review Questions
205(1)
Key Terms
205(1)
Documents CD-ROM
205(2)
China's First Empire 221 B.C.E.--589 C.E.
207(17)
Global Perspective: China's First Empire
208(1)
Qin Unification of China
209(2)
Former Han Dynasty (206 B.C.E.--8 C.E.)
211(5)
The Dynastic Cycle
211(1)
Early Years of the Former Han Dynasty
211(1)
Han Wudi
211(1)
The Xiongnu
212(1)
Government During the Former Han
212(2)
The Silk Road
214(1)
Decline and Usurpation
215(1)
Later Han (25--220 C.E.) and Its Aftermath
216(2)
First Century
216(1)
Decline During the Second Century
216(1)
Aftermath of Empire
216(2)
Han Thought and Religion
218(5)
Han Confucianism
218(1)
History
219(1)
Neo-Daoism
220(1)
Buddhism
220(3)
Summary
223(1)
Review Questions
223(1)
Key Terms
223(1)
Documents CD-ROM
223(1)
PART 3 CONSOLIDATION AND INTERACTION OF WORLD CIVILIZATIONS
224(208)
Imperial China 589--1368
229(28)
Global Perspective: Imperial China
230(1)
Re-establishment of Empire: Sui (589--618) and Tang (618--907) Dynasties
231(9)
The Sui Dynasty
231(1)
The Tang Dynasty
231(9)
Transition to Late Imperial China: The Song Dynasty (960--1279)
240(8)
Agricultural Revolution of the Song: From Serfs to Free Farmers
240(2)
Commercial Revolution of the Song
242(1)
Government: From Aristocracy to Autocracy
243(1)
Song Culture
244(4)
China in the Mongol World Empire: The Yuan Dynasty (1279--1368)
248(6)
Rise of the Mongol Empire
248(1)
Mongol Rule in China
249(2)
Foreign Contacts and Chinese Culture
251(2)
Last Years of the Yuan
253(1)
Summary
254(1)
Review Questions
254(1)
Key Terms
254(1)
Documents CD-ROM
255(2)
Japan Early History to 1467
257(28)
Global Perspective: Early Japanese History
258(1)
Japanese Origins and the Yayoi Revolution
259(3)
Tomb Culture, the Yamato State, and Korea
260(1)
Religion in Early Japan
261(1)
Nara and Heian Japan
262(4)
Court Government
262(3)
Land and Taxes
265(1)
Rise of the Samurai
266(1)
Aristocratic Culture and Buddhism
266(5)
Chinese Tradition in Japan
267(1)
Birth of Japanese Literature
268(1)
Nara and Heian Buddhism
269(2)
Japan's Early Feudal Age
271(6)
The Kamakura Era
271(3)
The Question of Feudalism
274(1)
The Ashikaga Era
275(1)
Women in Warrior Society
276(1)
Agriculture, Commerce, and Medieval Guilds
276(1)
Buddhism and Medieval Culture
277(3)
Japanese Pietism: Pure Land and Nichiren Buddhism
277(1)
Zen Buddhism
278(1)
No Plays
279(1)
Summary
280(1)
Review Questions
281(1)
Key Terms
281(1)
Documents CD-ROM
281(1)
Religions of the World: Buddhism
282(3)
Iran and India Before Islam
285(16)
Global Perspective: Pre-Islamic Iran and India
286(1)
Iran
287(1)
The Parthians
287(1)
The Sasanid Empire (224--651 C.E.)
288(2)
Society and Economy
288(1)
Religion
289(1)
Later Sasanid Developments
290(1)
India
290(1)
Golden Age of the Guptas
290(3)
Gupta Rule
290(2)
Gupta Culture
292(1)
The Development of ``Classical'' Traditions in Indian Civilization (ca. 300--1000 C.E.)
293(5)
Society
294(1)
Religion
295(3)
Summary
298(1)
Review Questions
299(1)
Key Terms
299(1)
Documents CD-ROM
299(2)
The Formation of Islamic Civilization, 622--945
301(22)
Global Perspective: The Early Islamic World
302(1)
Origins and Early Development
303(2)
The Setting
303(1)
Muhammad and the Qur'an
303(2)
Women in Early Islamic Society
305(1)
Early Islamic Conquests
306(4)
Course of Conquest
306(1)
Factors of Success
307(3)
The New Islamic Order
310(3)
The Caliphate
310(1)
The Ulama
311(1)
The Umma
311(2)
The High Caliphate
313(2)
The Abbasid State
314(1)
Society
314(1)
Decline
314(1)
``Classical'' Islamic Culture
315(5)
Intellectual Traditions
315(2)
Language and Literature
317(1)
Art and Architecture
318(2)
Summary
320(1)
Review Questions
320(1)
Key Terms
321(1)
Documents CD-ROM
321(2)
The Byzantine Empire and Western Europe to 1000
323(26)
Global Perspective: The Early Middle Ages
324(2)
The End of the Western Roman Empire
326(6)
The Byzantine Empire
326(1)
The Reign of Justinian
327(5)
The Impact of Islam on East and West
332(1)
The Western Debt to Islam
333(1)
The Developing Roman Church
333(3)
Monastic Culture
333(1)
The Doctrine of Papal Primacy
334(1)
Division of Christendom
335(1)
The Kingdom of the Franks
336(7)
Merovingians and Carolingians: From Clovis to Charlemagne
336(1)
Reign of Charlemagne (768--814)
337(4)
Breakup of the Carolingian Kingdom
341(2)
Feudal Society
343(2)
Origins
343(1)
Vassalage and the Fief
344(1)
Fragmentation and Divided Loyalty
344(1)
Summary
345(1)
Review Questions
346(1)
Key Terms
347(1)
Documents CD-ROM
347(2)
Islam in the Heartlands and Beyond, 1000--1600
349(24)
Global Perspective: The Expansion of Islam, 1000--1600
350(2)
Religion and Society
352(2)
Consolidation of Sunni Orthopraxy
352(1)
Sufi Piety and Organization
353(1)
Consolidation of Shi'ite Traditions
353(1)
Regional Developments
354(10)
The Islamic West: Spain and North Africa
354(1)
The Islamic West: Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean World
355(4)
The Islamic East: Before the Mongol Conquests
359(1)
The Islamic East: The Mongol Age
360(4)
The Spread of Islam Beyond the Heartlands
364(1)
The Spread of Islam to South Asia
364(1)
Muslim-Hindu Encounter
364(2)
Islamic States and Dynasties
366(1)
Southeast Asia
367(1)
Religious and Cultural Accommodation
368(1)
Hindu and Other Indian Traditions
369(1)
Summary
370(1)
Review Questions
371(1)
Key Terms
371(1)
Documents CD-ROM
371(2)
Ancient Civilizations of the Americas
373(28)
Global Perspective: Ancient Civilizations of the Americas
374(1)
Problems in Reconstructing the History of Native American Civilization
375(1)
Mesoamerica
376(1)
The Formative Period and the Emergence of Mesoamerican Civilization
377(2)
The Olmec
377(2)
The Valley of Oaxaca and the Rise of Monte Alban
379(1)
The Emergence of Writing and the Mesoamerican Calendar
379(1)
The Classic Period in Mesoamerica
379(6)
Teotihuacan
380(1)
The Maya
381(4)
The Post-Classic Period
385(6)
The Toltecs
385(1)
The Aztecs
386(5)
Andean South America
391(1)
The Preceramic and the Initial Period
391(1)
Chavin de Huantar and the Early Horizon
392(1)
The Early Intermediate Period
393(1)
Nazca
393(1)
Moche
393(1)
The Middle Horizon Through the Late Intermediate Period
394(1)
Tiwanaku and Huari
394(1)
The Chimu Empire
395(1)
The Inca Empire
395(3)
Summary
398(1)
Review Questions
398(1)
Key Terms
399(1)
Documents CD-ROM
399(2)
Europe to the Early 1500s
401(31)
Global Perspective: The High Middle Ages in Western Europe
402(1)
Revival of Empire, Church, and Towns
403(9)
Otto I and the Revival of the Empire
403(1)
The Reviving Catholic Church
404(1)
The Crusades
405(3)
Towns and Townspeople
408(4)
Society
412(3)
The Order of Life
412(1)
Medieval Women
413(2)
Growth of National Monarchies
415(3)
England and France: Hastings (1066) to Bouvines (1214)
415(1)
France in the Thirteenth Century: Reign of Louis IX
416(1)
The Hohenstaufen Empire (1152--1272)
417(1)
Political and Social Breakdown
418(4)
Hundred Years' War
418(1)
The Black Death
419(2)
New Conflicts and Opportunities
421(1)
Ecclesiastical Breakdown and Revival: The Late Medieval Church
422(1)
Boniface VIII and Philip the Fair
422(1)
The Great Schism (1378--1417) and the Conciliar Movement to 1449
422(1)
The Renaissance in Italy (1375--1527)
422(5)
The Italian City-State: Social Conflict and Despotism
423(1)
Humanism
423(1)
Renaissance Art
424(2)
Italy's Political Decline: The French Invasions (1494--1527)
426(1)
Niccolo Machiavelli
427(1)
Revival of Monarchy: Nation Building in the Fifteenth Century
427(3)
Medieval Russia
428(1)
France
429(1)
Spain
429(1)
England
430(1)
Summary
430
Review Questions
429(2)
Key Terms
431(1)
Documents CD-ROM
431(1)
PART 4 THE WORLD IN TRANSITION
432(200)
Europe 1500-1650: Expansion, Reformation, and Religious Wars
437(40)
Global Perspective: European Expansion
438(1)
The Discovery of a New World
439(5)
The Reformation
444(13)
The Northern Renaissance
444(1)
Martin Luther and German Reformation to 1525
445(4)
Zwingli and the Swiss Reformation
449(1)
Anabaptists and Radical Protestants
450(1)
John Calvin and the Genevan Reformation
451(1)
Political Consolidation of the Lutheran Reformation
452(1)
The English Reformation to 1553
453(2)
Catholic Reform and Counter-Reformation
455(2)
The Reformation's Achievements
457(2)
Family Life in Early Modern Europe
457(2)
The Wars of Religion
459(7)
French Wars of Religion (1562--1598)
459(2)
Imperial Spain and the Reign of Philip II (1556--1598)
461(2)
England and Spain (1558--1603)
463(1)
The Thirty Years' War (1618--1648)
464(2)
Superstition and Enlightenment: The Battle Within
466(6)
Witch Hunts and Panic
466(3)
Writers and Philosophers
469(3)
Summary
472(1)
Review Questions
473(1)
Key Terms
473(1)
Documents CD-ROM
473(1)
Religions of the World: Christianity
474(3)
Africa ca. 1000-1800
477(24)
Global Perspective: Africa, 1000--1800
478(1)
North Africa and Egypt
479(1)
The Spread of Islam South of the Sahara
479(1)
Sahelian Empires of the Western and Central Sudan
480(8)
Ghana
480(3)
Mali
483(2)
Songhai
485(1)
Kanem and Kanem-Bornu
486(2)
The Eastern Sudan
488(1)
The Forestlands---Coastal West and Central Africa
488(3)
West African Forest Kingdoms: The Example of Benin
488(1)
European Arrivals on the Coastlands
489(1)
Central Africa
490(1)
East Africa
491(3)
Swahili Culture and Commerce
491(2)
The Portuguese and the Omanis of Zanzibar
493(1)
Southern Africa
494(4)
Southeastern Africa: ``Great Zimbabwe''
494(2)
The Portuguese in Southeastern Africa
496(1)
South Africa: The Cape Colony
496(2)
Summary
498(1)
Review Questions
498(1)
Key Terms
499(1)
Documents CD-ROM
499(2)
Conquest and Exploitation: The Development of the Transatlantic Economy
501(28)
Global Perspective: The Atlantic World
502(1)
Periods of European Overseas Expansion
503(1)
Mercantilist Theory of Economic Exploitation
504(2)
Establishment of the Spanish Empire in America
506(2)
Conquest of the Aztecs and the Incas
506(1)
The Roman Catholic Church in Spanish America
506(2)
Economies of Exploitation in the Spanish Empire
508(3)
Varieties of Economic Activity
509(1)
The Decline of the Native American Population
510(1)
Commercial Regulation and the Flota System
510(1)
Colonial Brazil and Slavery
511(3)
French and British Colonies in North America
514(2)
Slavery in the Americas
516(1)
Establishment of Slavery
516(1)
The Plantation Economy and Transatlantic Trade
516(1)
Slavery on the Plantations
517(1)
Africa and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
517(9)
The Background of Slavery
518(1)
Slavery and Slaving in Africa
519(2)
The African Side of the Transatlantic Trade
521(1)
The Extent of the Slave Trade
521(2)
Consequences of the Slave Trade for Africa
523(3)
Summary
526(1)
Review Questions
527(1)
Key Terms
527(1)
Documents CD-ROM
527(2)
East Asia in the Late Traditional Era
529(42)
Global Perspective: East Asia in the Late Traditional Era
530(1)
Late Imperial China
531(1)
Ming (1368--1644) and Qing (1644--1911) Dynasties
531(14)
Land and People
531(1)
China's Third Commercial Revolution
532(2)
Political System
534(5)
Ming-Qing Foreign Relations
539(4)
Ming-Qing Culture
543(2)
Japan
545(1)
Warring States Era (1467--1600)
545(4)
War of All Against All
545(1)
Foot Soldier Revolution
546(1)
Foreign Relations and Trade
547(2)
Tokugawa Era (1600--1868)
549(12)
Political Engineering and Economic Growth During the Seventeenth Century
549(4)
Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries
553(3)
Tokugawa Culture
556(5)
Korea and Vietnam
561(1)
Korea
562(2)
Early History
562(1)
The Choson Era: Late Traditional Korea
563(1)
Vietnam
564(3)
Early Vietnam
564(1)
The Second Millennium: Politics and Society
565(2)
Southeast Asia
567(1)
Summary
568(1)
Review Questions
568(1)
Key Terms
569(1)
Documents CD-ROM
569(2)
State Building and Society in Early Modern Europe
571(38)
Global Perspective: State Building and Society in Early Modern Europe
572(1)
European Political Consolidation
573(9)
Two Models of European Political Development
573(1)
Toward Parliamentary Government in England
573(2)
The ``Glorious Revolution''
575(1)
Rise of Absolute Monarchy in France: The World of Louis XIV
576(1)
Years of Personal Rule
577(1)
Russia Enters the European Political Arena
577(1)
Birth of the Romanov Dynasty
578(1)
Peter the Great
578(2)
The Habsburg Empire and the Pragmatic Sanction
580(1)
The Rise of Prussia
581(1)
European Warfare: From Continental to World Conflict
582(6)
The Wars of Louis XIV
583(2)
The Eighteenth-Century Colonial Arena
585(1)
War of Jenkins's Ear
586(1)
The War of the Austrian Succession (1740--1748)
586(1)
The Seven Years' War (1756--1763)
586(2)
The Old Regime
588(6)
Maintenance of Tradition
589(1)
Hierarchy and Privilege
589(1)
Aristocracy
589(1)
The Land and its Tillers
589(1)
Peasants and Serfs
589(2)
Family Structures and the Family Economy
591(1)
The Family Economy
591(1)
Women and the Family Economy
592(2)
The Revolution in Agriculture
594(3)
Population Expansion
596(1)
The Eighteenth-Century Industrial Revolution
597(4)
An Event in World History
597(1)
Industrial Leadership of Great Britain
598(3)
European Cities
601(3)
Patterns of Preindustrial Urbanization
601(1)
Urban Classes
601(1)
The Jewish Population: Age of the Ghetto
602(2)
Summary
604(2)
Review Questions
606(1)
Key Terms
607(1)
Documents CD-ROM
607(2)
The Last Great Islamic Empires 1500--1800
609(23)
Global Perspective: The Last Great Islamic Empires
610(2)
Islamic Empires
612(1)
The Ottoman Empire
612(6)
Origins and Development of the Ottoman State Before 1600
612(2)
The ``Classical'' Ottoman Order
614(1)
After Suleyman: Challenges and Change
615(3)
The Decline of Ottoman Military and Political Power
618(1)
The Safavid Shi'ite Empire
618(3)
Origins
618(1)
Shah Abbas I
619(1)
Safavid Decline
620(1)
Culture and Learning
621(1)
The Mughals
621(4)
Origins
621(1)
Akbar's Reign
622(1)
The Last Great Mughals
622(1)
Sikhs and Marathas
623(1)
Political Decline
624(1)
Religious Developments
625(1)
Islamic Asia
625(1)
Central Asia: Islamization and Isolation
625(2)
Uzbeks and Chaghatays
626(1)
Consequences of the Shi'ite Rift
626(1)
Power Shifts in the Southern Seas
627(3)
Southern-Seas Trade
627(1)
Control of the Southern Seas
628(1)
The Indies: Acheh
629(1)
Summary
630(1)
Review Questions
631(1)
Key Terms
631(1)
Documents CD-ROM
631(1)
PART 5 ENLIGHTENMENT AND REVOLUTION IN THE WEST
632(100)
The Age of European Enlightenment
637(28)
Global Perspective: The European Enlightenment
638(1)
The Scientific Revolution
639(7)
Nicolaus Copernicus Rejects and Earth-Centered Universe
639(1)
Tycho Brahe and Johannes Kepler
640(1)
Galileo Galilei
641(1)
Francis Bacon: The Empirical Method
642(1)
Isaac Newton Discovers the Laws of Gravitation
643(1)
Women in the World of the Scientific Revolution
644(1)
John Locke
645(1)
The Enlightenment
646(2)
Voltaire
647(1)
The Encyclopedia
647(1)
The Enlightenment and Religion
648(3)
Deism
649(1)
Toleration
649(1)
Islam in Enlightenment Thought
650(1)
The Enlightenment and Society
651(7)
Montesquieu and ``The Spirit of the Laws''
651(1)
Adam Smith on Economic Growth and Social Progress
652(1)
Rousseau
653(1)
Enlightened Critics of European Empire
654(3)
Women in the Thought and Practice of the Enlightenment
657(1)
Enlightened Absolutism
658(4)
Joseph II of Austria
659(1)
Catherine the Great of Russia
660(2)
The Partition of Poland
662(1)
Summary
662(1)
Review Questions
663(1)
Key Terms
663(1)
Documents CD-ROM
663(2)
Revolutions in the Transatlantic World
665(34)
Global Perspective: The Transatlantic Revolutions
666(1)
Revolution in the British Colonies in North America
667(3)
Resistance to the Imperial Search for Revenue
667(1)
American Political Ideas
667(1)
Crisis and Independence
668(2)
Revolution in France
670(18)
Revolutions of 1789
670(2)
Reconstruction of France
672(2)
A Second Revolution
674(3)
The Reign of Terror and Its Aftermath
677(3)
The Napoleonic Era
680(6)
The Congress of Vienna and the European Settlement
686(2)
Wars of Independence in Latin America
688(5)
Eighteenth-Century Developments
688(1)
First Movements Toward Independence
689(1)
San Martin in Rio de la Plata
690(1)
Simon Bolivar's Liberation of Venezuela
691(1)
Independence in New Spain
692(1)
Brazilian Independence
693(1)
Toward the Abolition of Slavery in the Transatlantic
693(3)
Economy
693(3)
Summary
696(1)
Review Questions
697(1)
Key Terms
697(1)
Documents CD-ROM
697(2)
Political Consolidation in Nineteenth-Century Europe and North America, 1815--1880
699(33)
Global Perspective: European and North American Political Consolidation
700(1)
The Emergence of Nationalism in Europe
701(2)
Creating Nations
701(1)
Meaning of Nationhood
702(1)
Regions of Nationalistic Pressure in Europe
702(1)
Early-Nineteenth-Century Political Liberalism
703(2)
Politics
703(1)
Economics
704(1)
Relationship of Nationalism and Liberalism
704(1)
Liberalism and Nationalism in Modern World History
705(1)
Efforts to Liberalize Early-Nineteenth-Century European Political Structures
705(7)
Russia: The Decembrist Revolt of 1825 and the Autocracy of Nicholas I
705(1)
Revolution in France (1830)
706(1)
The Great Reform Bill in Britain (1832)
707(3)
1848: Year of Revolutions in Europe
710(2)
Testing the New American Republic
712(5)
Toward Sectional Conflict
712(3)
The Abolitionist Movement
715(2)
The Canadian Experience
717(1)
Road to Self-Government
718(1)
Keeping a Distinctive Culture
718(1)
Midcentury Political Consolidation in Europe
718(6)
The Crimean War
718(1)
Italian Unification
718(3)
German Unification
721(2)
The Franco-Prussian War and the German Empire
723(1)
Unrest of Nationalities in Eastern Europe
724(2)
Racial Theory and Anti-Semitism
726(3)
Anti-Semitism and the Birth of Zionism
727(2)
Summary
729(1)
Review Questions
730(1)
Key Terms
730(1)
Documents CD-ROM
731(1)
PART 6 INTO THE MODERN WORLD
732(134)
Northern Transatlantic Economy and Society, 1815--1914
737(36)
Global Perspective: The Building of Northern Transatlantic Supremacy
738(1)
European Factory Workers and Urban Artisans
739(2)
Nineteenth-Century European Women
741(9)
Women in the Early Industrial Revolution
741(3)
Social Disabilities Confronted by All Women
744(2)
New Employment Patterns for Women
746(1)
Late-Nineteenth-Century Working-Class Women
747(1)
The Rise of Political Feminism
748(2)
Jewish Emancipation
750(1)
Early Steps to Equal Citizenship
750(1)
Broadened Opportunities
750(1)
European Labor, Socialism, and Politics to World War I
751(7)
The Working Classes in the Late Nineteenth Century
751(1)
Marxist Critique of the Industrial Order
752(1)
Germany: Social Democrats and Revisionism
753(1)
Great Britain: The Labour Party and Fabianism
754(1)
Russia: Industrial Development and the Birth of Bolshevism
754(3)
European Socialism in World History
757(1)
North America and the New Industrial Economy
758(7)
European Immigration to the United States
759(2)
Unions: Organization of Labor
761(1)
The Progressives
762(1)
Social Reform
762(1)
The Progressive Presidency
763(2)
The Emergence of Modern European Thought
765(3)
Darwin's Theory of Natural Selection
765(1)
The Revolution in Physics
766(1)
Friedrich Nietzsche and the Revolt against Reason
767(1)
The Birth of Psychoanalysis
768(1)
Islam and Late-Nineteenth-Century European Thought
768(1)
Summary
769(1)
Review Questions
770(1)
Key Terms
771(1)
Documents CD-ROM
771(2)
Latin America from Independence to the 1940s
773(26)
Global Perspective: Latin American History
774(1)
Independence Without Revolution
775(4)
Immediate Consequences of Latin American Independence
775(2)
Absence of Social Change
777(1)
Control of the Land
777(1)
Submissive Political Philosophies
778(1)
Economy of Dependence
779(3)
New Exploitation of Resources
779(1)
Increased Foreign Ownership and Influence
780(1)
Economic Crises and New Directions
781(1)
Search for Political Stability
782(1)
Three National Histories
782(14)
Argentina
782(3)
Mexico
785(6)
Brazil
791(5)
Summary
796(1)
Review Questions
796(1)
Key Terms
797(1)
Documents CD-ROM
797(2)
India, the Islamic Heartlands, and Africa: The Challenge of Modernity (1800--1945)
799(32)
Global Perspective: India and the Encounter with the Modern West
800(1)
The Indian Experience
801(1)
British Dominance and Colonial Rule
801(5)
Building the Empire: The First Half of the Nineteenth Century
802(1)
British-Indian Relations
803(3)
From British Crown Raj to Independence
806(3)
The Burden of Crown Rule
806(1)
Indian Resistance
806(3)
Hindu-Muslim Friction on the Road to Independence
809(1)
The Islamic Experience
809(1)
Islamic Responses to Declining Power and Independence
809(2)
Western Political and Economic Encroachment
811(1)
The Western Impact
811(1)
Islamic Responses to Foreign Encroachment
812(4)
Emulation of the West
812(1)
Integration of Western and Islamic Ideas
813(1)
Women and Reform in the Middle East
814(1)
Purification and Revival of Islam
815(1)
Nationalism
816(1)
The African Experience
816(1)
New States and Power Centers
816(1)
Southern Africa
816(1)
East and Central Africa
817(1)
West Africa
817(1)
Islamic Reform Movements
817(3)
Increasing European Involvement
820(1)
Exploration
820(4)
Christian Missions
820(1)
The Colonial ``Scramble for Africa''
821(3)
African Resistance to Colonialism: The Rise of Nationalism
824(2)
Summary
826(1)
Review Questions
827(1)
Key Terms
827(1)
Documents CD-ROM
827(1)
Religions of the World: Islam
828(3)
Modern East Asia
831(35)
Global Perspective: Modern East Asia
832(1)
Modern China (1839--1949)
833(1)
Close of Manchu Rule
833(7)
The Opium War
833(3)
Rebellions Against the Manchu
836(1)
Self-Strengthening and Decline (1874--1895)
837(2)
The Borderlands: The Northwest, Vietnam, and Korea
839(1)
From Dynasty to Warlordism (1895--1926)
840(2)
Cultural and Ideological Ferment: The May Fourth Movement
842(2)
Nationalist China
844(4)
Guomindang Unification of China and the Nanjing Decade (1927--1937)
844(2)
War and Revolution (1937--1949)
846(2)
Modern Japan (1853--1945)
848(1)
Overthrow of the Tokugawa Bakufu (1853--1868)
848(1)
Building the Meiji State (1868--1890)
849(3)
Centralization of Power
850(1)
Political Parties
850(1)
The Constitution
851(1)
Growth of a Modern Economy
852(3)
First Phase: Model Industries
852(1)
Second Phase: 1880s--1890s
853(1)
Third Phase: 1905--1929
854(1)
Fourth Phase: Depression and Recovery
855(1)
The Politics of Imperial Japan (1890--1945)
855(8)
From Confrontation to the Founding of the Seiyukai (1890--1900)
855(2)
The Golden Years of Meiji
857(1)
Rise of the Parties to Power
858(2)
Militarism and War (1927--1945)
860(3)
Japanese Militarism and German Nazism
863(1)
Summary
864(1)
Review Questions
865(1)
Key Terms
865(1)
Documents CD--ROM
865(1)
PART 7 GLOBAL CONFLICT AND CHANGE
866
Imperialism and World War I
871(30)
Global Perspective: Imperialism and the Great War
872(1)
Expansion of European Power and the ``New Imperialism''
873(4)
The New Imperialism
873(2)
Motives for the New Imperialism: Economic Interpretation
875(1)
Cultural, Religious, and Social Interpretations
875(1)
Strategic and Political Interpretations: The Scramble for Africa
875(1)
The Irrational Element
876(1)
Emergence of the German Empire
877(4)
Formation of the Triple Alliance (1873--1890)
877(1)
Bismarck's Leadership (1873--1890)
878(1)
Forging the Triple Entente (1890--1907)
879(2)
World War I
881(8)
The Road to War (1908--1914)
881(2)
Sarajevo and the Outbreak of War (June-August 1914)
883(1)
Strategies and Stalemate (1914--1917)
884(5)
The Russian Revolution
889(2)
End of World War I
891(6)
Military Resolution
891(2)
Settlement at Paris
893(3)
Evaluation of the Peace
896(1)
Summary
897(1)
Review Questions
898(1)
Key Terms
898(1)
Documents CD-ROM
899(2)
Depression, European Dictators, and the American New Deal
901(28)
Global Perspective: The Interwar Period
902(1)
After Versailles: Demands for Revision and Enforcement
903(1)
Toward the Great Depression in Europe
903(2)
Financial Tailspin
903(1)
Problems in Agricultural Commodities
904(1)
Depression and Government Policy
905(1)
The Soviet Experiment
905(6)
War Communism
906(1)
The New Economic Policy
906(1)
Stalin Versus Trotsky
906(2)
Decision for Rapid Industrialization
908(1)
The Purges
909(2)
The Fascist Experiment in Italy
911(2)
Rise of Mussolini
911(2)
The Fascists in Power
913(1)
German Democracy and Dictatorship
913(10)
The Weimar Republic
913(4)
Depression and Political Deadlock
917(1)
Hitler Comes to Power
917(1)
Hitler's Consolidation of Power
918(2)
The Police State
920(1)
Women in Nazi Germany
921(2)
The Great Depression and the New Deal in the United States
923(3)
Economic Collapse
923(1)
New Role for Government
924(2)
Summary
926(1)
Review Questions
927(1)
Key Terms
927(1)
Documents CD-ROM
927(2)
World War II
929(30)
Global Perspective: World War II
930(1)
Again the Road to War (1933--1939)
931(6)
Hitler's Goals
931(1)
Destruction of Versailles
931(1)
Italy Attacks Ethiopia
932(1)
Remilitarization of the Rhineland
933(1)
The Spanish Civil War
933(1)
Austria and Czechoslovakia
934(2)
Munich
936(1)
The Nazi-Soviet Pact
937(1)
World War II (1939--1945)
937(11)
German Conquest of Europe
937(1)
Battle of Britain
938(1)
German Attack on Russia
939(1)
Hitler's Europe
939(2)
Racism and the Holocaust
941(1)
The Road to Pearl Harbor
942(2)
America's Entry into the War
944(1)
The Tide Turns
944(3)
Defeat of Nazi Germany
947(1)
Fall of the Japanese Empire
947(1)
The Cost of War
947(1)
The Domestic Fronts
948(5)
Germany: From Apparent Victory to Defeat
948(3)
France: Defeat, Collaboration, and Resistance
951(1)
Great Britain: Organization for Victory
952(1)
The United States: American Women and African Americans in the War Effort
952(1)
The Soviet Union: ``The Great Patriotic War''
953(1)
Preparations for Peace
953(3)
The Atlantic Charter
954(1)
Tehran
954(1)
Yalta
955(1)
Potsdam
955(1)
Summary
956(1)
Review Questions
957(1)
Key Terms
957(1)
Documents CD-ROM
957(2)
The West Since World War II
959(34)
Global Perspective: The West Since 1945
960(1)
The Cold War Era
961(6)
Initial Causes
961(1)
Areas of Early Cold War Conflict
962(1)
NATO and the Warsaw Pact
963(1)
Crises of 1956
963(2)
The Cold War Intensified
965(1)
Detente and Afterward
966(1)
European Society in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century and Beyond
967(7)
Toward Western European Unification
967(2)
Students and Popular Music
969(1)
The Movement of Peoples
970(1)
The New Muslim Population
971(1)
New Patterns in the Work and Expectations of Women
972(1)
Feminism
972(2)
American Domestic Scene Since World War II
974(3)
Truman and Eisenhower Administrations
974(1)
Civil Rights
974(1)
New Social Programs
975(1)
The Vietnam War and Domestic Turmoil
975(1)
The Watergate Scandal
976(1)
The Triumph of Political Conservatism
976(1)
The Soviet Union to 1989
977(3)
The Khrushchev Years
977(1)
Brezhnev
978(1)
Communism and Solidarity in Poland
979(1)
Gorbachev Attempts to Redirect the Soviet Union
980(1)
1989: Year of Revolutions in Eastern Europe
980(3)
Solidarity Reemerges in Poland
981(1)
Hungary Moves Toward Independence
981(1)
The Breach of the Berlin Wall and German Reunification
981(1)
The Velvet Revolution in Czechoslovakia
982(1)
Violent Revolution in Romania
982(1)
The Collapse of the Soviet Union
983(4)
Renunciation of Communist Political Monopoly
983(1)
The August 1991 Coup
984(1)
The Yeltsin Years
984(3)
The Collapse of Yugoslavia and Civil War
987(1)
Challenges to the Atlantic Alliance
988(2)
Summary
990(1)
Review Questions
991(1)
Key Terms
991(1)
Documents CD-ROM
991(2)
East Asia: The Recent Decades
993(30)
Global Perspective: Modern East Asia
994(2)
Japan
996(9)
The Occupation
996(2)
Parliamentary Politics
998(1)
Economic Growth
999(2)
Society and Culture
1001(4)
Japan and the World
1005(1)
China
1005(6)
Soviet Period (1950--1960)
1005(2)
The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution (1965--1976)
1007(1)
China After Mao
1007(4)
Taiwan
1011(2)
Korea
1013(3)
Korea as a Japanese Colony
1013(1)
North and South
1013(1)
Civil War and U.S. Involvement
1014(1)
Recent Developments
1014(2)
Vietnam
1016(4)
The Colonial Backdrop
1016(1)
The Anticolonial War
1017(1)
The Vietnam War
1017(2)
War with Cambodia
1019(1)
Recent Developments
1019(1)
Summary
1020(1)
Review Questions
1021(1)
Key Terms
1021(1)
Documents CD-ROM
1021(2)
Postcolonialism and Beyond
1023
Global Perspective: Democratization, Globalization, and Terrorism
1024(1)
Beyond the Postcolonial Era
1025(3)
Latin America Since 1945
1028(7)
Revolutionary Challenges
1030(3)
Pursuit of Stability Under the Threat of Revolution
1033(2)
Continuity and Change in Recent Latin American History
1035(1)
Postcolonial Africa
1035(4)
The Transition to Independence
1035(4)
The African Future
1039(1)
Central, South, and Southeast Asia- The Islamic Heartland
1039(6)
Turkey
1039(1)
Iran and its Islamic Revolution
1040(1)
Afghanistan and the Former Soviet Republics
1041(1)
India
1042(2)
Pakistan and Bangladesh
1044(1)
Indonesia and Malaysia
1044(1)
The Postcolonial Middle East
1045(10)
New Nations in the Middle East
1045(1)
The Arab-Israeli Conflict
1045(5)
Middle Eastern Oil
1050(1)
The Rise of Political Islamism
1050(3)
Iraq and United States Intervention
1053(2)
Summary
1055(1)
Review Questions
1056(1)
Key Terms
1056(1)
Documents CD-ROM
1056
Glossary 1(1)
Suggested Readings 1(1)
World History Documents CD-ROM 1(1)
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