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West: Encounters and Tranformations, The, Volume C, 4th edition

  • Brian Levack
  • Meredith Veldman
  • Edward Muir

Published by Pearson (July 11th 2013) - Copyright © 2014

4th edition

West: Encounters and Tranformations, The, Volume C

ISBN-13: 9780205987702

Includes: Paperback

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Overview

Explore the changing nature of the West - Rather than looking at Western civilization only as the history of Europe from ancient times to the present, this groundbreaking book examines the changing nature of the West.

 

KEY TOPICS: Improve Critical Thinking—Critical thinking questions throughout the text help students focus on what they need to learn.  Engage Students—Fine art and photos engage students in the material.

 

MARKET: For those interested in Western history.

Table of contents

In this Section:

1) Brief Table of Contents

2) Full Table of Contents

 

1) Brief Table of Contents

 

Chapter 20: The Age of the French Revolution, 1789–1815

Chapter 21: The Industrial Revolution

Chapter 22: Ideological Conflict and National Unification, 1815–1871

Chapter 23: The Coming of Mass Politics, 1870–1914

Chapter 24: The West and the World: Cultural Crisis and the New Imperialism, 1870–1914

Chapter 25: The First World War

Chapter 26: Reconstruction, Reaction, and Continuing Revolution: The 1920s and 1930s

Chapter 27: World War II

Chapter 28: Redefining the West After World War II

Chapter 29: The West in the Contemporary Era: New Encounters and Transformations


 2) Full Table of Contents 

 

Chapter 20: The Age of the French Revolution, 1789–1815

The First French Revolution, 1789–1791

The French Republic, 1792–1799

Cultural Change in France During the Revolution

The Napoleonic Era, 1799–1815

The Legacy of the French Revolution

Conclusion: The French Revolution and Western Civilization

 

Chapter 21: The Industrial Revolution

The Nature of the Industrial Revolution

Conditions Favoring Industrial Growth

The Spread of Industrialization

The Effects of Industrialization

Industry, Trade, and Empire

Conclusion: Industrialization and the West

 

Chapter 22: Ideological Conflict and National Unification, 1815–1871

New Ideologies in the Early Nineteenth Century

Ideological Encounters in Europe, 1815–1848

National Unification in Europe and America, 1848–1871

International Conflict and Domestic Politics, 1853–1871

Conclusion: The Ideological Transformation of the West

 

Chapter 23: The Coming of Mass Politics, 1870–1914

Economic Transformation

Defining the Nation

The New Mass Politics

The Women’s Revolt

Conclusion: The West in an Age of Mass Politics

 

Chapter 24: The West and the World: Cultural Crisis and the New Imperialism, 1870–1914

Scientific Transformations

Cultural Crisis: The Fin-de-Siècle and the Birth of Modernism

The New Imperialism  

Conclusion: Reshaping the West: Expansion and Fragmentation

 

Chapter 25: The First World War

The Origin

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