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Problems in Western civilization; the challenge of history.

Author: Ludwig Frederick Schaefer; David Henry Fowler; Jacob Ernest Cooke
Publisher: New York, Scribner [1965]
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Schaefer, Ludwig Frederick.
Problems in Western civilization.
New York, Scribner [1965]
(OCoLC)652365830
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ludwig Frederick Schaefer; David Henry Fowler; Jacob Ernest Cooke
OCLC Number: 504975
Description: xxvi, 809 pages illustrations, maps, portraits 24 cm
Contents: Crisis in fifth-century Greece/ Robert Schwartz --
The Romans and the Germans / Edwin Fenton --
The Romans and the Christians / Seymour Mandelbaum and David Gidman --
The Decline of Rome / Robert Hess --
The Feudal idea and political authority / Hugo Meier --
The forces that produced Magna Carta / George Mark Ellis --
The Ideal and the practice in Medieval business life /Robert Schwarz --
Three medieval views of happiness / Rae Sprigle Kurland --
Individualism and the artis: Benvenuto Cellini --
The New Realism of Machiavelli / Paul Ward --
Luther: Rebel or Conservative? / Ludwig Schaefer --
The Continuity of religious reform: Catholic reformation and Calvinism / Roy Curry --
The Commercial expansion: England, A Case Study / George mark Ellis --
From tradition to Science / Seymour Mandelbaum. The Limits of authoritarian bureaucracy / Ludwig Schaefer --
The Failure of absolutism: the revolution of 1688 / George Mark Ellis --
The Problem of security versus Liberty / Roy Curry --
The French enlightenment: Radical or Moderate? / Robert Schwarz --
Adam Smith and the idea of free trade / David Fowler --
American Independence and constitution making / Thomas Meehan --
The French Revolution: reform and struggle for power / David Fowler --
Napoleon: great man in action / Roy Curry --
Romanticism: the relationship of Art, Thought, and politics / Martin Engel --
Economic Growth in eighteenth-century Britain / Edwin Fenton --
Social and political repercussions of industrialism in Britain / Edwin Fenton --
English liberalism in the nineteenth century / Jacob E. Cooke --
Change and revolution / Seymour Mandelbaum --
Disillusion with revolution / Ludwig Schaefer --
Napoleon III: the appeal of authoritarianism / Robert Hess. German Unification: ideas in conflict / Ludwig Schaefer --
socialist response to the New Age / Ludwig Schaefer --
Evolution and Nineteenth-Century thought / Hugo Meier --
Science and the dilemma of man / David Fowler and Robert Schwarz --
Imperialism : France, China, and Vietnam / David Gidman --
Lenin and the Russian Revolution / Paul Ward --
Peacemaking: principles and National interests in 1919 / Roy Curry and Ludwig Schaefer --
Nazi ideology and Weimar Germany / Robert Schwarz and Ludwig Schaefer --
The Origins of World War II / Ludwig Schaefer --
The Impact of the West on the Non-Western world / Robert Hess --
Cold War or Coexistence? / Roy Curry.
Responsibility: Edited by Ludwig Frederick Schaefer, David Henry Fowler [and] Jacob Ernest Cooke. Contributing editors: Roy Watson Curry [and others].

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