Unmaking the West : "what-if?" scenarios that rewrite world history (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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Unmaking the West : "what-if?" scenarios that rewrite world history

Author: Philip E Tetlock; Richard Ned Lebow; Geoffrey Parker
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains fifteen original essays that make connections between the discipline of philosophy and the fields of theater and performance. This work provides case studies of various philosophical  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Counterfactual histories
Histoires contrefactuelles
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Unmaking the West.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607821820
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philip E Tetlock; Richard Ned Lebow; Geoffrey Parker
ISBN: 047211543X 0472031430 9780472115433 9780472031436
OCLC Number: 65425784
Description: x, 415 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Unmaking the Middle Kingdom / the editors --
Counterfactual thought experiments / Philip E. Tetlock and Geoffrey Parker --
A stillborn west? / Victor Davis Hanson --
The resilient West / Barry S. Strauss --
The quest for a counterfactual Jesus / Carlos M.N. Eire --
Religious kitsch or industrial revolution / Carlos M.N. Eire --
Europe's peculiar path / Jack A. Goldstone --
Nineteenth-century British imperialism undone with a single shell fragment / Carla Gardina Pestana --
The Song empire / Robin D.S. Yates --
Without coal? colonies? calculus? / Kenneth Pomeranz --
King Kong and cold fusion / Joel Mokyr --
Hitler wins in the East but Germany still loses World War II / Holger H. Herwig --
Counterfactual history / Geoffrey Parker and Philip E. Tetlock.
Responsibility: Philip E. Tetlock, Richard Ned Lebow, & Geoffrey Parker, editors.
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