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Handbook for the humanities

Author: Janetta Rebold Benton; Robert DiYanni
Publisher: Boston : Pearson, ©2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
History
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janetta Rebold Benton; Robert DiYanni
ISBN: 9780205161621 0205161626
OCLC Number: 794640274
Description: xxiv, 375 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
Contents: In this Section: 1) Brief Table of Contents 2) Full Table of Contents BRIEF TABLE OF CONTENTS: Chapter 1: Early Civilizations: Sumer To Egypt Chapter 2: Ancient Greece Chapter 3: Ancient Rome Chapter 4: Judaism, Christianity, And Islam Chapter 5: Middle Ages Chapter 6: Early Renaissance Chapter 7: Later Renaissance Chapter 8: Seventeenth Century (Baroque Era) Chapter 9: Eighteenth Century (Enlightenment) Chapter 10: Early Nineteenth Century Chapter 11: Later Nineteenth Century Chapter 12: Early Twentieth Century Chapter 13: Later Twentieth Century Chapter 14: Twenty-First Century FULL TABLE OF CONTENTS: Chapter 1: Early Civilizations: Sumer To Egypt Prehistory Mesopotamia Spotlight: Beer Sumeria Akkad Assyria Babylon Persia Egypt Spotlight: The First Poet: Enheduanna Chapter 2: Ancient Greece Spotlight: Socrates Spotlight: Sappho Chapter 3: Ancient Rome Etruscans Roman Republic Roman Empire Spotlight: Seneca Chapter 4: Judaism, Christianity, And Islam Judaism Christianity Spotlight: Revelation Islam Chapter 5: Middle Ages "Dark Ages" Carolingian Ottonian Romanesque Spotlight: The Magna Carta Spotlight: Mont Saint-Michel Spotlight: Leaning Tower of Pisa, 1174 Spotlight: San Marco, Venice, 1063 f.; mosaics, c.1200 Spotlight: Bayeux "Tapestry," after 1066 Spotlight: Nicholas of Verdun, 1181 Gothic Spotlight: Alhambra, Granada, Spain, 14th C Spotlight: Unicorn Tapestries Spotlight: Christine de Pizan Spotlight: Hildegard of Bingen Italy in the Later Middle Ages Spotlight: Campanile, Florence Chapter 6: Early Renaissance Background Italy Spotlight: Renaissance Courts Northern Europe Chapter 7: Later Renaissance Background Italy Spotlight: Bramante, Tempietto, Rome: diminutive dome Mannerism Northern Europe Spotlight: Nostradamus and Renaissance Make-up Chapter 8: Seventeenth Century (Baroque Era) Background Spotlight: Telescope and Microscope: Galileo and van Leeuwenhoek Italy and Spain Italy Spain Northern Europe Spotlight: Poussinistes versus Rubenistes Chapter 9: Eighteenth Century (Enlightenment) Background Spotlight: Enlightenment Thought and Women Spotlight: Emily du Chatelet Rococo Neoclassicism Chapter 10: Early Nineteenth Century Background Spotlight: Clara Schuman and Fanny Mendelssohn Spotlight: Poetry and Song: Erlking Spotlight: Three Sister Novelists: The Brontes Realism Chapter 11: Later Nineteenth Century Background Spotlight: Florence Nightingale Impressionism Post-Impressionism Spotlight: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun Chapter 12: Early Twentieth Century Background Spotlight: Madame Curie Spotlight: Battleship Potemkin Chapter 13: Later Twentieth Century Background Spotlight: Film Spotlight: Robin Hood in the Movies Chapter 14: Twenty-First Century Background
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