Western Civilizations

Western Civilizations


  • Author : Joshua Cole
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release Date : 2016-12-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393614301


Western Civilizations Book Description :

The most pedagogically innovative text and media for the western civilizations course now more current, more global, and more interactive."...

Western Civilizations

Western Civilizations


  • Author : Judith Coffin
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393934829


Western Civilizations Book Description :

A pedagogically innovative new edition of the most-balanced and best-selling western civilizations text of all time. New to the Western Civilizations team, master teachers and scholars Joshua Cole (University of Michigan) and Carol Symes (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) have integrated innovative pedagogical tools into the text to help students and instructors achieve their course objectives, while incorporating the latest scholarship into this highly readable, balanced, and beautifully written book....

Aspects of Western Civilization

Aspects of Western Civilization


  • Author : Perry McAdow Rogers
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Civilization, Western
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 013050758X


Aspects of Western Civilization Book Description :

0C-0, 0-13-083203-0, Rogers, Perry M., Aspects of Western Civilization, Vol. II, 4/E*/ = A two-volume chronologically arranged compilation of primary and some secondary sources in Western Civilization organized around eight major themes. The book presents readers with basic questions regarding historical development, human nature, moral action and practical necessity while incorporating a wide variety of political, social, economic, religious, intellectual and scientific issues in an effort to present history as a vehicle for better understanding in the present rather than a stagnant observation of past societies. Earliest Civilizations, The Greek, Roman and Medieval Worlds, Transitions to the Modern World, Foundations of the Modern World, The Era of...

Reconstructing Western Civilization

Reconstructing Western Civilization


  • Author : Barbara Sher Tinsley
  • Publisher : Susquehanna University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1575910950


Reconstructing Western Civilization Book Description :

This is a collection of eleven essays, laced with humor and irony, on the Dawn of Man, Mesopotamia, Egypt, Hebrews, Minoans and Mycenaens, classical Greece, Alexander the Great, the Hellenistic world, Rome's Republic and Empire, and several church fathers (Irenaeus, Tertullian, Jerome, and Augustine) who influenced the Primitive Church. Tinsley highlights current research while showcasing themes of contemporary as well as ancient significance - misogyny, the manipulation of rhetoric to justify privilege, the contributions of the anonymous to the well-being of the famous, the paradox of progress, the distortion of prophecy, the use and misuse of myth and other media, the exploitation of spiritual, intellectual, physical, and sexual resources, the comf...

Western Civilizations

Western Civilizations


  • Author : Judith G. Coffin
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393925560


Western Civilizations Book Description :

The Brief Edition of Western Civilizations offers all of the benefits of the Full Edition, but has been streamlined for courses that require a shorter text....

Western Civilization  A Brief History

Western Civilization A Brief History


  • Author : Jackson J. Spielvogel
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305633469


Western Civilization A Brief History Book Description :

This brief, best-selling Western Civilization text has helped thousands of students learn about the world they live in by exploring the story of its past. Jackson Spielvogel’s engaging chronological narrative and extensive inclusion of primary source documents weave the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. This edition includes new historiographical sections along with updated scholarship and new images. The textbook is available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, 9th EDITION COMPLETE, VOLUME I: TO 1715, and VOLUME II: SINCE 1500. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product...

Western Civilization

Western Civilization


  • Author : Judith G. Coffin
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2002-05
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393940608


Western Civilization Book Description :

The Brief Edition of Western Civilizations offers all of the benefits of the Full Edition, but has been streamlined for courses that require a shorter text. The resulting book is approximately one-third shorter and one-third less expensive. The pedagogical format and chapter structure of the full edition have been maintained in the Brief Edition, and students will also have unrestricted access to the full ancillary package, including the Digital History Center....

Western Civilization

Western Civilization


  • Author : Jackson J. Spielvogel
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2005-10
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0495093807


Western Civilization Book Description :

In addition to weaving the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, military, and other threads of Western civilization into a compelling story, this BRIEF DISCOVERY EDITION, Volume 2 helps students develop critical thinking and study skills. Learning to analyze source material as they read the narrative will help students master the content of their course and interpret other materials and events they encounter in daily life. Available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BRIEF DISCOVERY EDITION, THIRD EDITION (Chapters 1-29). ISBN 0495093645; WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BRIEF DISCOVERY EDITION, VOLUME I: TO 1715, THIRD EDITION (Chapters 1-16). ISBN 0495093653; WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BRIEF DISCOVERY EDITION, VOLUME I...

Western Civilization

Western Civilization


  • Author : Margaret L. King
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0131929569


Western Civilization Book Description :

KEY BENEFIT: This book explains why western civilization is worth knowing about. Taking a topical approach and stressing social and cultural themes, it asks, "What is the West?" and incorporates significant discussions of peoples and civilizations outside the boundaries of the West.KEY TOPICS: Provides coverage of Western civilization from the first civilizations of Prehistory through the origins of the West to its development and expansion into what is currently considered the Western world.MARKET: For social studies enthusiasts, historians and cultural development professionals....

Western Civilization

Western Civilization


  • Author : Dennis Sherman
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2003-03
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0072819642


Western Civilization Book Description :

Grade level: 8, 9, 10, 12, e, i, s....