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A short history of society

Author: Mary Evans
Publisher: Maidenhead : Open University Press, 2006.
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Presents an account of the emergence of modern western society. This book looks at how successive generations have understood and explained the world in which they lived, and examines significant events since the Enlightenment that have led to the development of society. It discusses the social world in terms of both its politics and its culture.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Evans, Mary, 1946-
Short history of society.
Maidenhead : Open University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)71541619
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Evans
ISBN: 9780335229727 0335229727
OCLC Number: 290489576
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 134 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Front Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; Chapter 1 The Making of the Modern; Chapter 2 Reason, Revolution and Reaction; Chapter 3 The Technological Revolution; Chapter 4 Contested Modernity; Chapter 5 What Happened in History; Notes and References; Index; Back Cover.
Responsibility: Mary Evans.

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