The Origins of the Twenty First Century

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-09-01
  • Publisher: Routledge

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The object of this book is to is to explain - rather than simply narrate - the remarkable or rather unique set of events that constitute modern history from the Industrial Revolution to the beginnings of the twenty-first century.

Table of Contents

Introduction to English Edition
The Triumph of Europe
The First World Revolution
The Industrial Revolution
A Century of Progress and Order
Division of Labor and Class Struggle
La Belle +poque
The Second World Revolution
War and Democracy
Depression and Totalitarianism
A New Social Democratic Order
The Communist World
The Rise of the Third World
Renewed Capitalism
A Somber Twenty-First Century?
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