The Shaping of Western Civilization

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  • Author : Michael Burger
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Pages : 512 pages
  • ISBN : 1442694092
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Western Civilization Ideas Politics and Society Volume I To 1789

Western Civilization  Ideas  Politics  and Society  Volume I  To 1789
  • Author : Marvin Perry,Myrna Chase,James Jacob,Margaret Jacob,Jonathan W Daly
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2015
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WESTERN CIVILIZATION: IDEAS, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY, Eleventh Edition, maintains a firm grounding in political history, while covering intellectual history (particularly the significance of ideas and contributions) to greater and deeper extent than any other text for the course. Known for its accessible writing style, this text appeals to students and instructors alike for its brevity, clarity, and careful selection of content-including material on religion and philosophy. Updated with more recent scholarship, the eleventh edition retains many popular features, including comparative

Sources for the History of Western Civilization Volume I

Sources for the History of Western Civilization  Volume I
  • Author : Michael Burger
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release : 01 January 2015
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"Sources for the History of Western Civilization is a primary source reader designed specifically for students to interact with the sources with limited editorial additions. It begins in the second millennium BC with The Descent of Ishtar and ends with Isaac Newton's The Principia. This volume can stand alone as the primary source reader for the first half of a Western Civilization course or be paired with Michael Burger's overview text, The Shaping of Western Civilization, Vol. 1"--Provided by publisher.

History of Western Civilization

History of Western Civilization
  • Author : William H. McNeill
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 April 2010
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Renowned historian William H. McNeil provides a brilliant narrative chronology of the development of Western civilization, representing its socio-political as well as cultural aspects. This sixth edition includes new material for the twentieth-century period and completely revised bibliographies. An invaluable tool for the study of Western civilization, the Handbook is an essential complement to readings in primary and secondary sources such as those in the nine-volume University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization.

The House of Wisdom

The House of Wisdom
  • Author : Jonathan Lyons
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release : 04 April 2010
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Traces the scientific and philosophical achievements of medieval Arab scholars, exploring such topics as the advances of a group of minds from the royal library of Baghdad and the invaluable contributions they made to Western culture and the Renaissance era.

The Shaping of Western Civilization

The Shaping of Western Civilization
  • Author : Michael Burger
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release : 26 September 2013
GET THIS BOOK The Shaping of Western Civilization

Michael Burger's goal in this inexpensive overview is to provide a brief, historical narrative of Western civilization. Not only does its length and price separate this text from the competition, but its no-frills, uncluttered format and well-written, one-authored approach make it a valuable asset for every history student. The Shaping of Western Civilization begins with the ancient Near East and ends with globalization. Unlike other textbooks that pile on dates and facts, Shaping is a more coherent and interpretive presentation.

Western Civilization Ideas Politics and Society Volume I To 1789

Western Civilization  Ideas  Politics  and Society  Volume I  To 1789
  • Author : Marvin Perry,Myrna Chase,James Jacob,Margaret Jacob,Jonathan W Daly
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2015
GET THIS BOOK Western Civilization Ideas Politics and Society Volume I To 1789

WESTERN CIVILIZATION: IDEAS, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY, Eleventh Edition, maintains a firm grounding in political history, while covering intellectual history (particularly the significance of ideas and contributions) to greater and deeper extent than any other text for the course. Known for its accessible writing style, this text appeals to students and instructors alike for its brevity, clarity, and careful selection of content-including material on religion and philosophy. Updated with more recent scholarship, the eleventh edition retains many popular features, including comparative

Western Civilization A Brief History

Western Civilization  A Brief History
  • Author : Jackson J. Spielvogel
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2016
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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

Cultural Memory and Western Civilization

Cultural Memory and Western Civilization
  • Author : Aleida Assmann
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 14 November 2011
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Cultures invest great efforts into creating a long-term memory on the basis of oral transmission, media technology, and institutional frameworks. This book provides an introduction to the concept of cultural memory, focusing on the "arts" of its construction, particularly various media such as writing, images, bodily practices, places, and monuments. Examining the period from the European Renaissance to the present, Aleida Assmann reveals the close association between cultural memory and the arts, arguing that the artists who have supplemented, criticized,

Cheese and Culture

Cheese and Culture
  • Author : Paul Kindstedt
  • Publisher : Chelsea Green Publishing Company
  • Release : 21 October 2021
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Behind every traditional type of cheese there is a fascinating story. By examining the role of the cheesemaker throughout world history and by understanding a few basic principles of cheese science and technology, we can see how different cheeses have been shaped by and tailored to their surrounding environment, as well as defined by their social and cultural context. Cheese and Culture endeavors to advance our appreciation of cheese origins by viewing human history through the eyes of a cheese

The Book That Made Your World

The Book That Made Your World
  • Author : Vishal Mangalwadi
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson Incorporated
  • Release : 21 October 2021
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Indian philosopher Vishal Mangalwadi reveals the personal motivation that fueled his own study of the Bible and systematically illustrates how its precepts became the framework for societal structure throughout the last millennium. From politics and science, to academia and technology, the Bible's sacred copy became the key that unlocked the Western mind.

Civilization

Civilization
  • Author : Niall Ferguson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 June 2018
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In 1412, Europe was a miserable backwater ravaged by plague, bad sanitation and incessant war, while the Orient was home to dazzling civilizations. Yet, somehow, the West came to dominate the Rest for most of the next half millennium. In this vital, brilliant book, Niall Ferguson reveals the six 'killer applications' that the Rest lacked- competition, science, property rights, medicine, consumerism and the work ethic. And he asks- do we still have these winning tools? Or is this the end of