The Twentieth century World

Through a distinctive analytical framework that focuses on the relations between countries rather than their individual histories, this second Canadian edition offers an engaging narrative account of twentieth-century world history. Thoroughly updated, this new edition provides expanded coverage of the non-Western world and includes a brand new chapter covering the first decade of the twenty-first century - exploring such recent historical events as Canada's mission in Afghanistan and theCopenhagen Climate Summit. With its impeccable scholarship and even-handed analysis, The Twentieth-Century World, second Canadian edition, is an essential resource for all students of twentieth-century history.

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  • Author : William R. Keylor
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 544 pages
  • ISBN : 9780195429022
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Twentieth-century World

The Twentieth-century World
  • Author : William R. Keylor,Tracey Jane Kinney,Jerry Bannister
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 03 July 2022
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Through a distinctive analytical framework that focuses on the relations between countries rather than their individual histories, this second Canadian edition offers an engaging narrative account of twentieth-century world history. Thoroughly updated, this new edition provides expanded coverage of the non-Western world and includes a brand new chapter covering the first decade of the twenty-first century - exploring such recent historical events as Canada's mission in Afghanistan and theCopenhagen Climate Summit. With its impeccable scholarship and even-handed analysis, The Twentieth-Century

Twentieth-Century World

Twentieth-Century World
  • Author : Carter Vaughn Findley,John Alexander Rothney
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2011
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In the exciting new Seventh Edition, Findley and Rothney's best-selling TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD thoroughly covers recent world history by focusing on themes of global interrelatedness, identity and difference, the rise of mass society, and technology versus nature. Outlined in the book's introduction, these themes help readers effectively place historical events in a larger context. Integrating the latest dramatic phases in world history, the Seventh Edition has been extensively revised and updated, especially the period since 1945. The two chapters on Superpowers, Europe,

Twentieth-century World History

Twentieth-century World History
  • Author : William J. Duiker
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release : 08 June 2004
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A comprehensive and balanced history of the world in the twentieth century, William Duiker's text not only chronicles the key events in this revolutionary century, but also examines the underlying issues that have shaped the times. TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD HISTORY takes a global approach to the subject while doing justice to the distinctive character of individual civilizations and regions. Duiker integrates political, economic, social, and cultural history, creating a chronologically ordered synthesis that gives students the true flavor of the most

The Twentieth Century World

The Twentieth Century World
  • Author : Nigel Kelly,Rosemary Rees,Jane Shuter
  • Publisher : Heinemann
  • Release : 03 July 1998
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"Living Through History" is a complete Key Stage 3 course which brings out the exciting events in history. The course is available in two different editions, Core and Foundation. Every Core title in the series has a parallel Foundation edition, and both are supported by teachers' packs.

Mao Zedong and China in the Twentieth-Century World

Mao Zedong and China in the Twentieth-Century World
  • Author : Rebecca E. Karl
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release : 23 July 2010
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Throughout this lively and concise historical account of Mao Zedong’s life and thought, Rebecca E. Karl places the revolutionary leader’s personal experiences, social visions and theory, military strategies, and developmental and foreign policies in a dynamic narrative of the Chinese revolution. She situates Mao and the revolution in a global setting informed by imperialism, decolonization, and third worldism, and discusses worldwide trends in politics, the economy, military power, and territorial sovereignty. Karl begins with Mao’s early life

The World in the Twentieth Century

The World in the Twentieth Century
  • Author : Jeremy Black
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 February 2016
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From this major author comes a totally unique history of the twentieth century. Eschewing the traditional model for histories of this kind – blow-by-blow political narratives typically overloaded with detail - Jeremy Black offers us instead a brilliant thematic account of the last 100 years with the environment and the continuing strength of religious belief at its centre. Looking back to the 1910s and 1920s, Black begins with "the greatest issue of all" – the natural environment and its destruction, and moves to

Discovering the Twentieth-Century World

Discovering the Twentieth-Century World
  • Author : Merry E. Wiesner,William Bruce Wheeler,Julius Ruff,Franklin Doeringer
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin College Division
  • Release : 01 November 2003
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This primary source reader for the 20th-Century World course includes the latest scholarship in 20th-century history. Covering topics ranging from women's suffrage to the Suez Crisis, this text presents a balanced cultural approach within a chronicle of historical events and evidence, thereby promoting critical thinking, sharpening analytical skills, and building student interest. The text's unique, multi-part pedagogical framework guides students through the process of historical inquiry and exploration. Each chapter is organized by "The Problem," "Background," "The Method," "The Evidence," "

Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World (The Global Century Series)

Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World (The Global Century Series)
  • Author : J. R. McNeill
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 April 2001
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Assesses the impact of humanity on twentieth century Earth, exploring the indirect effects of politics, international relations, technological change, key scientists, and environmental disasters and policies.

The Twentieth Century World, 1914 to the Present

The Twentieth Century World, 1914 to the Present
  • Author : John C. Corbally
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 04 October 2018
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The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present introduces students to five distinct historical themes in 20th century history - politics, economics, religion, technology and the environment. Each of these themes is set in a social and cultural history framework that emphasizes the commonalities and diversity in human experiences throughout the recent era. This is a genuinely global textbook that takes a non-nationalistic approach to history and attempts to avoid marginalising the role of non-western actors and societies. John Corbally explores the

World in the Twentieth Century

World in the Twentieth Century
  • Author : Daniel R. Brower,Thomas Sanders
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release : 18 July 2013
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Explores major political and economic changes of the 20th century The World in the Twentieth Century, 7/e, discusses the major political and economic changes that have reshaped global relations. The central theme of the book is that the most profound transformation of the 20th century was the emergence of nation-states in place of disintegrating empires. Three main subjects help to interpret the forces of global change: the international history of the nation-states; the role of ideology in shaping political and

The Twentieth Century World and Beyond

The Twentieth Century World and Beyond
  • Author : William R. Keylor
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 03 July 2022
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Explores the history of modern relations between the U.S., Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The book's unique analytical framework focuses on the relationships between these countries rather than on their individual histories; helps readers to easily examine how the nations of the world have interacted since the beginning of the last century. Extensively revised to reflect the latest scholarship; featureing photographs for the first time - more than fifty throughout the text. The new edition

The World in the Long Twentieth Century

The World in the Long Twentieth Century
  • Author : Edward Ross Dickinson
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 12 January 2018
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The biological transformation of modern times -- The foundations of the modern global economy -- Reorganizing the global economy -- Localization and globalization -- The great explosion -- New world (dis)order -- High modernity -- Revolt and refusal -- Transformative modernity -- Democracy and capitalism triumphant

Extremely Violent Societies

Extremely Violent Societies
  • Author : Christian Gerlach
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 14 October 2010
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In this groundbreaking book Christian Gerlach traces the social roots of the extraordinary processes of human destruction involved in mass violence throughout the twentieth century. He argues that terms such as 'genocide' and 'ethnic cleansing' are too narrow to explain the diverse motives and interests that cause violence to spread in varying forms and intensities. From killings and expulsions to enforced hunger, collective rape, strategic bombing, forced labour and imprisonment he explores what happened before, during, and after periods of