XWe have detected your location as outside the U.S/Canada, if you think this is wrong, you can choose your location.

Macmillan Higher Education Celebrating 20 years of Macmillan Study Skills

Cart

Continue Shopping
All prices are shown excluding VAT
The submitted promocode is invalid
* Applied promocode: ×

Important information on your ebook order

A History of World Societies Value, Combined Volume (11th Edition)

Author(s):
Publisher:

Bedford

Pages: 1126
Downloads:

Flyer

Further Actions:

Recommend to library

AVAILABLE FORMATS

Paperback - 9781319058944

14 November 2018

€62.99

Free Shipping

In stock

Ebook - 9781319318857

21 November 2019

€67.99

In stock

All prices are shown excluding VAT

A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life. The two-color Value Edition includes the full narrative of the comprehensive edition and select maps and images.

... Show More

A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life. The two-color Value Edition includes the full narrative of the comprehensive edition and select maps and images.

Show Less

A high-quality text at an unbeatable price

The signature focus on social and cultural history and a readable, accessible narrative brings history to life for students

Rich pedagogical support keeps students focused

The companion reader offers students practice with primary source analysis

The most current scholarship shows students the dynamic and ongoing work of history

The Combined Volume includes all chapters.
Volume 1 includes Chapters 1-16.
Volume 2 includes Chapters 16-33
Preface.- The Earliest Human Societies, to 2500 B.C.E.
2. Complex Societies in Southwest Asia and the Nile Valley, 3800–500 B.C.E.
3. The Foundation of Indian Society, to 300 C.E.
4. China’s Classical Age, to 221 B.C.E.
5. The Greek Experience, 3500–30 B.C.E.
6. The World of Rome, ca. 1000 B.C.E.–400 C.E.
7. East Asia and the Spread of Buddhism, 221 B.C.E.–800 C.E.
8. Continuity and Change in Europe and Western Asia, 250–850
9. The Islamic World, 600–1400
10. African Societies and Kingdoms, 1000 B.C.E.–1500 C.E.
11. The Americas, 3200 B.C.E.–1500 C.E.
12. Cultural Exchange in Central and Southern Asia, 300–1400
13. States and Cultures in East Asia, 800–1400
14. Europe and Western Asia in the Middle Ages, 800–1450
15. Europe in the Renaissance and Reformation, 1350–1600
16. The Acceleration of Global Contact, 1450–1600
17. The Islamic World Powers, 1300–1800
18. European Power and Expansion, 1500–1750
19. New Worldviews and Ways of Life, 1540–1790
20. Africa and the World, 1400–1800
21. Continuity and Change in East Asia, 1400–1800
22. Revolutions in the Atlantic World, 1775–1825
23. The Revolution in Energy and Industry, 1760–1850
24. Ideologies of Change in Europe, 1815–1914
25. Africa, the Ottoman Empire, and the New Imperialism, 1800–1914
26. Asia and the Pacific in the Era of Imperialism, 1800–1914
27. The Americas in the Age of Liberalism, 1810–1910
28. World War and Revolution, 1914–1929
29. Nationalism in Asia, 1914–1939
30. The Great Depression and World War II, 1929–1945
31. Decolonization, Revolution, and the Cold War, 1945–1968
32. Liberalization, 1968–2000s
33. The Contemporary World in Historical Perspective.

Add a review

Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks (Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison) taught first at Augustana College in Illinois, and since 1985 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where she is currently UWM Distinguished Professor in the department of history. She is the coeditor of the Sixteenth Century Journal and the author or editor of more than twenty books, most recently The Marvelous Hairy Girls: The Gonzales Sisters and Their Worlds and Gender in History. She is the former Chief Reader for Advanced Placement World History.

Patricia B. Ebrey (Ph.D., Columbia University), Professor of History at the University of Washington in Seattle, specializes in China. She has published...

Show More

Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks (Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison) taught first at Augustana College in Illinois, and since 1985 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where she is currently UWM Distinguished Professor in the department of history. She is the coeditor of the Sixteenth Century Journal and the author or editor of more than twenty books, most recently The Marvelous Hairy Girls: The Gonzales Sisters and Their Worlds and Gender in History. She is the former Chief Reader for Advanced Placement World History.

Patricia B. Ebrey (Ph.D., Columbia University), Professor of History at the University of Washington in Seattle, specializes in China. She has published numerous journal articles and The Cambridge Illustrated History of China, as well as numerous monographs.  In 2010 she won the Shimada Prize for outstanding work of East Asian Art History for Accumulating Culture: The Collections of Emperor Huizong.

 Roger B. Beck (Ph.D., Indiana University) is Distinguished Professor of African and twentieth-century world history at Eastern Illinois University. His publications include The History of South Africa, a translation of P. J. van der Merwe's The Migrant Farmer in the History of the Cape Colony, 1657-1842, and more than a hundred articles, book chapters, and reviews. He is a former treasurer and Executive Council member of the World History Association.

 Jerry Dávila (Ph.D., Brown University) is Jorge Paulo Lemann professor of Brazilian History at the University of Illinois. He is the author of Dictatorship in South America; Hotel Trópico: Brazil and the Challenge of African Decolonization, winner of the Latin Studies Association Brazil Section Book prize; and of Diploma of Whiteness: Race and Social Policy in Brazil, 1917-1945. He has served as president of the Conference on Latin American History.

 John P. McKay (Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley) is professor emeritus at the University of Illinois. He has written or edited numerous works, including the Herbert Baxter Adams Prize-winning book Pioneers for Profit: Foreign Entrepreneurship and Russian Industrialization, 1885-1913.

Show Less

New Publications 

Best Sellers