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Traditions & encounters : a global perspective on the past

Author: Jerry H Bentley; Herbert F Ziegler; Heather Streets-Salter; Craig Benjamin
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Sixth editionView all editions and formats
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The seven-part chronological organization enables students to understand the development of the world through time, while also exploring broader, big-picture thematic issues in world history.

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Genre/Form: History
Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry H Bentley; Herbert F Ziegler; Heather Streets-Salter; Craig Benjamin
ISBN: 9780073407029 007340702X 9781259254277 1259254275
OCLC Number: 893016571
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxxviii, 944, G-11, C-4, I-25 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Part 1. The early complex societies, 3500 to 500 B.C.E. Before history ; Early societies in Southwest Asia and the Indo-European migrations ; Early African societies and the Bantu migrations ; Early societies in South Asia ; Early society in mainland East Asia ; Early societies in the Americas and Oceania --
Part 2. The formation of classical societies, ca. 500 B.C.E. to ca. 500 C.E. The empires of Persia ; The unification of China ; State, society, and the quest for salvation in India ; Mediterranean society : the Greek phase ; Mediterranean society : the Roman phase ; Cross-cultural exchanges on the silk roads : during the late classical era --
Part 3. The postclassical era, 500 to 1000 C.E. The resurgence of empire in East Asia ; The expansive realm of Islam ; India and the Indian Ocean basin ; The two worlds of Christendom --
Part 4. The acceleration of cross-cultural interaction, 1000 to 1500 C.E. Nomadic empires and Eurasian integration ; States and societies of Sub-Saharan Africa ; The increasing influence of Europe ; Worlds apart : the Americas and Oceania ; Expanding horizons of cross-cultural interaction --
Part 5. The origins of global interdepencence, 1500 to 1800. Transoceanic enounters and global connections ; The transformation of Europe ; New worlds : the Americas and Oceania ; Africa and the Atlantic world ; Tradition and change in East Asia ; The Islamic empires --
Part 6. An age of revolution, industry, and empire, 1750 to 1914. Revolution and national states in the Atlantic world ; The making of industrial society ; The Americas in the age of independence ; Societies at crossroads ; The building of global empires --
Part 7. Contemporary global realignments, 1914 to the present. The Great War : the world in upheaval ; An age of anxiety ; Nationalism and political identities in Asia, Africa, and Latin America ; New conflagrations : World War II and the Cold War ; The end of empire ; A world without borders.
Other Titles: Traditions and encounters :
Responsibility: Jerry H. Bently, Herbert F. Ziegler, Heather Streets-Salter ; with contributions from Craig Benjamin.

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