Patterns of World History

Patterns of World History


  • Author : Peter Von Sivers
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015090497879


Patterns of World History Book Description :

Patterns of World History offers a distinct framework for understanding the global past through the study of origins, interactions, and adaptations. Authors Peter von Sivers, Charles A. Desnoyers, and George Stow--each specialists in their respective fields--examine the full range of human ingenuity over time and space in a comprehensive, even-handed, and critical fashion. The book helps students to see and understand patterns through: ORIGINS - INTERACTIONS - ADAPTATIONS These key features show the O-I-A framework in action: * Seeing Patterns, a list of key questions at the beginning of each chapter, focuses students on the 3-5 over-arching patterns, which are revisited, considered, and synthesized at the end of the chapter in Thinking Through Patte...

Patterns of World History  Brief Third Edition  Volume One to 1600

Patterns of World History Brief Third Edition Volume One to 1600


  • Author : Peter Von Sivers
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0190697318


Patterns of World History Brief Third Edition Volume One to 1600 Book Description :

Encouraging a broad understanding of continuity, change, and innovation in human history, Patterns in World History presents the global past in a comprehensive, even-handed, and open-ended fashion. Instead of focusing on the memorization of people, places, and events, this text strives topresent important facts in context and draw meaningful connections by examining patterns that have emerged throughout global history....

Patterns of World History  Brief Third Edition  Volume Two from 1400

Patterns of World History Brief Third Edition Volume Two from 1400


  • Author : Peter Von Sivers
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0190697326


Patterns of World History Brief Third Edition Volume Two from 1400 Book Description :

Patterns of World History, Brief Third Edition, offers a distinct framework for understanding the global past through the study of origins, interactions, and adaptations. Authors Peter von Sivers, Charles A. Desnoyers, and George B. Stow examine the full range of human ingenuity over time and space in a comprehensive, even-handed, and critical fashion. Approximately twenty-five percent shorter than the highly acclaimed comprehensive text, this Brief Third Edition features a streamlined and tightened narrative. With prices starting at $24.95 per split volume, the Brief Third Edition is one of the least expensive full-color world history textbooks available. It is also available as an embedded eBook with OUP's online learning and assessment platform, D...

Patterns of World History with Sources

Patterns of World History with Sources


  • Author : Peter Von Sivers
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2014-10
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0199399794


Patterns of World History with Sources Book Description :

"Patterns of World History with Sources seeks to help the beginning world history teacher in discerning patterns of political, economic, and cultural evolution shared by the various regions of the world, from prehistory to the present. It includes primary sources to enhance this experience"--Provided by publisher....

Sources in Patterns of World History  Since 1400

Sources in Patterns of World History Since 1400


  • Author : Candace R. Gregory
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0199846189


Sources in Patterns of World History Since 1400 Book Description :

Patterns of World History comes to the teaching of world history from the perspective of innovations the engine of historical change. Innovation is nothing new; so what we advocate in this book is a distinct intellectual framework for understanding innovation through its patterns of origin, interaction, and adaptation. Each small or large technical or cultural innovation originated in one geographical center, or independently in several different centers. As people in the centers interacted with their neighbors, the neighbors adapted to - and in many cases were transformed by - the innovations. By adaptation we include the entire spectrum of human responses, ranging from outright rejection to creative borrowing and, at times, forced acceptance. What ...

Sources in Patterns of World History  To 1600

Sources in Patterns of World History To 1600


  • Author : Candace R. Gregory
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0199846170


Sources in Patterns of World History To 1600 Book Description :

Patterns of World History comes to the teaching of world history from the perspective of innovations the engine of historical change. Innovation is nothing new; so what we advocate in this book is a distinct intellectual framework for understanding innovation through its patterns of origin, interaction, and adaptation. Each small or large technical or cultural innovation originated in one geographical center, or independently in several different centers. As people in the centers interacted with their neighbors, the neighbors adapted to - and in many cases were transformed by - the innovations. By adaptation we include the entire spectrum of human responses, ranging from outright rejection to creative borrowing and, at times, forced acceptance. What ...

Mapping Patterns of World History

Mapping Patterns of World History


  • Author : Stephen Morillo
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Historical geography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:794944177


Mapping Patterns of World History Book Description :

Designed to accompany Patterns of World History by Peter von Sivers, ... Mapping Patterns of World History takes advantage of the power of maps to reveal deep patterns, by tracing network connections--of trade, migration, and cultural exchange--as well as the geographic contexts of individual societies....

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World History


  • Author : Burton F. Beers
  • Publisher : Pearson Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Civilization
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0139638857


World History Book Description :

A textbook history of the world focusing on the development of various civilizations....

Mapping Patterns of World History

Mapping Patterns of World History


  • Author : Stephen Morillo
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Historical geography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0199856397


Mapping Patterns of World History Book Description :

Each volume of Mapping Patterns of World History includes approximately 50 full-color maps (each accompanied by a headnote), as well as Concept Map exercises....