Make us homepage
Add to Favorites
FAIL (the browser should render some flash content, not this).

Main page » Coursebooks » World History: Modern Times (California Edition 2006) Ц Interactive Student Edition


World History: Modern Times (California Edition 2006) Ц Interactive Student Edition

 
69

Glencoe World History: Modern Times draws on the features of Glencoe World History to motivate students, help them understand the connections between recent world events and issues, and give them an appreciation for the interconnectedness of the world's regions and peoples. "World History: Modern Times" provides students with a consistently riveting narrative flow in a textbook written by an unparalleled author team that includes the world-renowned National Geographic. It enhances reading skills with a program that contains more reading support than any other world history program.

CONTENTS

California Standards
Standards Practice
Previewing Your Textbook
What Is History?
Reading for Information
Reading Skills Handbook
Geography’s Impact on History
Reference Atlas
Geography Handbook

UNIT 1 The World Before Modern Times, 3000 B.C. – 1800
CHAPTER 1 The Legacy of the Ancient World
SPECIAL FEATURE World Religions
CHAPTER 2 Revolution and Enlightenment
SPECIAL FEATURE World Languages
CHAPTER 3 The French Revolution and Napoleon

UNIT 2 An Era of European Imperialism, 1800 –1914
CHAPTER 4 Industrialization and Nationalism, 1800 – 1870
CHAPTER 5 Mass Society and Democracy, 1870 – 1914
CHAPTER 6 The Height of Imperialism, 1800 – 1914
CHAPTER 7 East Asia Under Challenge, 1800 – 1914

UNIT 3 The Twentieth Century
CHAPTER 8 War and Revolution, 1914 – 1919
CHAPTER 9 The West Between the Wars, 1919 – 1939
CHAPTER 10 Nationalism Around the World, 1919 – 1939
CHAPTER 11 World War II, 1939 – 1945

UNIT 4 Toward a Global Civilization

CHAPTER 12 Cold War and Postwar Changes, 1945 – 1970
CHAPTER 13 The Contemporary Western World, 1970 – Present
CHAPTER 14 Latin America, 1945 – Present
CHAPTER 15 Africa and the Middle East, 1945 – Present
CHAPTER 16 Asia and the Pacific, 1945 – Present
CHAPTER 17 Challenges and Hopes for the Future

Appendix
Mini Almanac
Primary Sources Library
Skillbuilder Handbook
Glossary
Spanish Glossary
Index
Acknowledgements

About the author
Jackson J. Spielvogel is associate professor emeritus of history at The Pennsylvania State University. He received his Ph.D. from The Ohio State University, where he specialized in Reformation history under Harold J. Grimm. His articles and reviews have appeared in such journals as Moreana, Journal of General Education, Archiv fьr Reformationsgeschichte, and American Historical Review. He has also contributed chapters or articles to The Social History of the Reformation, The Holy Roman Empire: A Dictionary Handbook, Simon Wiesenthal Center Annual of Holocaust Studies, and Utopian Studies. Professor Spielvogel has won five major university-wide teaching awards, and in 1997, he became the first winner of the Schreyer Institute’s Student Choice Award for innovative and inspiring teaching.

Not registered yet? We'll like you more if you do!


Not registered yet? We'll like you more if you do!


Not registered yet? We'll like you more if you do!



Purchase World History: Modern Times (California Edition 2006) Ц Interactive Student Edition from Amazon.com
Dear user! You need to be registered and logged in to fully enjoy Englishtips.org. We recommend registering or logging in.


Tags: History, Times, Modern, World, program