World Civilizations

📒World Civilizations ✍ Philip J. Adler

✏Book Title : World Civilizations
✏Author : Philip J. Adler
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2016-09-28
✏Pages : 752
✏ISBN : 9781305959873
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilizations Book Summary : For an accessible, comprehensive global survey of the world's major civilizations, Adler and Pouwels's WORLD CIVILIZATIONS offers a great balance between detail and brevity. This unique student-oriented text offers 53 short chapters accompanied by strong pedagogy and critical thinking tools, giving instructors the flexibility to assign a wide range of major topics in world history in a variety of different ways, while making learning more manageable for students. The focused treatment of topics throughout history covers every major epoch and follows broad patterns and processes, while illuminating history through specific examples and a particular emphasis on social and cultural topics. Among other updates, the eighth edition includes new content that illustrates how the world has become increasingly interdependent, gives more attention to the non-Western world and its peoples, and provides sharper focus on the importance of women in history. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒World Civilizations ✍ Peter N. Stearns

✏Book Title : World Civilizations
✏Author : Peter N. Stearns
✏Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 925
✏ISBN : 0321194470
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilizations Book Summary : The primary goal of World Civilizations: The Global Experience, Third Edition is to present a truly global history--one that both discusses the development of the world's leading civilizations and also emphasizes the major stages in the interactions among different peoples and societies. The book examines all the world's civilizations, including those in the Western tradition but also those civilizations sometimes neglected in world history texts--for example, the nomadic societies of Asia, Latin America, and the nations and states of the Pacific Rim. World Civilizations balances this discussion of independent developments in all the world's major civilizations with comparative analysis of the results of international contact. MARKET Appropriate for anyone interested in World History.

📒World Civilizations ✍ Philip J. Adler

✏Book Title : World Civilizations
✏Author : Philip J. Adler
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-01
✏Pages : 816
✏ISBN : 9780495913009
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilizations Book Summary : For an accessible, comprehensive global survey of the world's major civilizations, Adler and Pouwels's WORLD CIVILIZATIONS offers a great balance between detail and brevity. This unique student-oriented text offers 54 short chapters accompanied by strong pedagogy and critical thinking tools, giving instructors the flexibility to assign a wide range of major topics in world history in a variety of different ways, plus making learning more manageable for students. Built on the authors' nearly sixty years of combined teaching experience, the Sixth Edition features increased coverage of Asia and Africa, strengthening the global backbone of the text significantly. The focused treatment of topics throughout history covers every major epoch and follows broad patterns and processes, while illuminating history through specific examples and a particular emphasis on social and cultural topics. Available in the following split options: WORLD CIVILIZATIONS, Sixth Edition (Chapters 1-54), ISBN: 978-0-495-91300-9; Volume I: To 1700 (Chapters 1-28), ISBN: 978-0-495-91301-6; Volume II: Since 1500 (Chapters 22-54), ISBN: 978-0-495-91302-3. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : World Civilizations Volume I To 1700
✏Author : Philip Adler
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-01
✏Pages : 464
✏ISBN : 9780495913016
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilizations Volume I To 1700 Book Summary : For an accessible, comprehensive global survey of the world’s major civilizations, Adler and Pouwels’s WORLD CIVILIZATIONS VOLUME I offers a great balance between detail and brevity. This unique student-oriented text offers 28 short chapters accompanied by strong pedagogy and critical thinking tools, giving instructors the flexibility to assign a wide range of major topics in world history in a variety of different ways, plus making learning more manageable for students. Built on the authors’ nearly sixty years of combined teaching experience, the Sixth Edition features increased coverage of Asia and Africa, strengthening the global backbone of the text significantly. The focused treatment of topics throughout history covers every major epoch and follows broad patterns and processes, while illuminating history through specific examples and a particular emphasis on social and cultural topics. Available in the following split options: WORLD CIVILIZATIONS, Sixth Edition (Chapters 1-54), ISBN: 978-0-495-91300-9; Volume II: Since 1500 (Chapters 22-54), ISBN: 978-0-495-91302-3. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒World Civilization ✍ Robin W. Winks

✏Book Title : World Civilization
✏Author : Robin W. Winks
✏Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
✏Release Date : 1993-05
✏Pages : 575
✏ISBN : 0939693283
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilization Book Summary : Robin W. Winks placed particular emphasis on those developments that most directly explain the nature of the modern world: social diffusion, group and national consciousness, technological change, religious identities-those aspects of intellectual history that have contributed most to our current dilemmas. In turn this means that there is more in World Civilization: A Brief History about nationalism, imperialism, or ethnic identities than there is about monarchies, feudalism, or diplomacy. The result of the strategic and intellectual decisions made with respect to this textbook is that its proportions are not the customary ones. Particular emphasis is placed on the early origins of civilizations, on Greece and Rome, and on the period of the so-called barbarian invasions, because it is by studying these periods that students may best learn how societies are formed. Particular emphasis is also placed on the period from the French Revolution on, for it is the events of the last two hundred years that have most closely shaped our present condition. This book can be read, straight through and in its entirety, as an interpretive statement about Western history written by a person who knew a good bit about non-Western history and who could thus throw into perspective the unusual, the commonplace, and the comparable in that sector of history conventionally labeled 'Western'. The text draws on over thirty-five years of discovering, in the classroom, what students themselves wish to ask about the past rather than what a body of scholars may have concluded they should wish to ask. Though this book is largely about Western civilization, it is also about world civilizations, for from the eighteenth century forward—and in many aspects of life, much earlier-the non-West has interacted with the West in such a way as to make it virtually impossible to separate one from the other when dealing at this level of generalization. As a teacher of the history of exploration and discovery, of imperialism and decolonization,

✏Book Title : World Civilizations Volume II Since 1500
✏Author : Philip J. Adler
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2016-09-15
✏Pages : 448
✏ISBN : 9781305959989
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilizations Volume II Since 1500 Book Summary : For an accessible, comprehensive global survey of the world's major civilizations, Adler and Pouwels's WORLD CIVILIZATIONS offers a great balance between detail and brevity. This unique student-oriented text offers 53 short chapters accompanied by strong pedagogy and critical thinking tools, giving instructors the flexibility to assign a wide range of major topics in world history in a variety of different ways, while making learning more manageable for students. The focused treatment of topics throughout history covers every major epoch and follows broad patterns and processes, while illuminating history through specific examples and a particular emphasis on social and cultural topics. Among other updates, the eighth edition includes new content that illustrates how the world has become increasingly interdependent, gives more attention to the non-Western world and its peoples, and provides sharper focus on the importance of women in history. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒World Civilizations ✍ EDWARD MCNALL BURNS, PHILIP LEE RALPH, ROBERT E. LERNER

✏Book Title : WORLD CIVILIZATIONS
✏Author : EDWARD MCNALL BURNS, PHILIP LEE RALPH, ROBERT E. LERNER
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1986
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0313155178
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏WORLD CIVILIZATIONS Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Readings in World Civilizations The great traditions
✏Author : Kevin Reilly
✏Publisher : St Martins Press
✏Release Date : 1995
✏Pages : 356
✏ISBN : 031209647X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Readings in World Civilizations The great traditions Book Summary :

✏Book Title : World Civilizations and Cultures Grades 5 8
✏Author : Don Blattner
✏Publisher : Mark Twain Media
✏Release Date : 2012-01-03
✏Pages : 96
✏ISBN : 9781580376556
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilizations and Cultures Grades 5 8 Book Summary : Bring history to life for students in grades 5 and up using World Civilizations and Cultures! This 96-page book features reading selections and assessments that utilize a variety of questioning strategies, such as matching, true or false, critical thinking, and constructed response. Hands-on activities, research opportunities, and mapping exercises engage students in learning about the history and culture of civilizations around the world. For struggling readers, the book includes a downloadable version of the reading selections at a fourth- to fifth-grade reading level. This book aligns with state, national, and Canadian provincial standards.

📒World Civilizations ✍ Philip Adler

✏Book Title : World Civilizations
✏Author : Philip Adler
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2005-02-01
✏Pages : 816
✏ISBN : 9780534599331
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏World Civilizations Book Summary : Bringing more than 50 years of combined teaching experience and expertise into WORLD CIVILIZATIONS, Philip J. Adler and Randall L. Pouwels present an accessible, comprehensive, and balanced global overview of the world’s major civilizations from the ancient world to modern times. Well more than half of the content focuses on the world outside of Europe. As one of the most graphic and pedagogically driven books in the market, the text appeals to students and professors alike. Hundreds of illustrations, maps, and documents, overviews, self-tests, and additional rich pedagogical features make the history of world civilizations easier for students to study and understand. Fifty-six concise chapters make content manageable for students while giving instructors the flexibility to present the material in any way they choose. Available in the following split options: WORLD CIVILIZATIONS, FOURTH EDITION (Chapters 1-56), ISBN: 0534599338; WORLD CIVILIZATIONS, VOLUME I: TO 1700, FOURTH EDITION (Chapters 1-30), ISBN: 0534599346; WORLD CIVILIZATIONS, VOLUME II: SINCE 1500, FOURTH EDITION (Chapters 23-56), ISBN: 0534599354. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.