Sources of The Making of the West, Volume II: Since 1500: Peoples and Cultures

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Macmillan, Jan 12, 2012 - History - 352 pages
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Sources of The Making of the West provides written and visual documents closely aligned with each chapter of The Making of the West. This two-volume collection reinforces the major political, economic, social, and cultural developments in the textbook by allowing students to engage directly with the voices of those who experienced them. Over thirty new documents and visual sources highlight the diversity of historical voices — including both notable figures and ordinary individuals — that shaped each period. To aid students in approaching and interpreting documents, each chapter contains an introduction, document headnotes, and questions for discussion.

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CHAPTER 14 Global Encounters and the Shock of the Reformation 14921560
CHAPTER 15 Wars of Religion and Clash of Worldviews 15601648
CHAPTER 16 Absolutism Constitutionalism and the Search for Order 16401715
CHAPTER 17 The Atlantic System and Its Consequences 17001750
CHAPTER 18 The Promise of Enlightenment 17501789
CHAPTER 19 The Cataclysm of Revolution 17891799
CHAPTER 20 Napoleon and the Revolutionary Legacy 18001830
CHAPTER 22 Politics and Culture of the NationState 18501870
CHAPTER 23 Empire Industry and Everyday Life 18701890
CHAPTER 24 Modernity and the Road to War 18901914
CHAPTER 25 World War I and Its Aftermath 19141929
CHAPTER 26 The Great Depression and World War II 19291945
CHAPTER 27 The Cold War and the Remaking of Europe 19451960s
CHAPTER 28 Postindustrial Society and the End of the Cold War Order 1960s1989
CHAPTER 29 A New Globalism 1989 to the Present

CHAPTER 21 Industrialization and Social Ferment 18301850

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Katharine J. Lualdi (Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania) is coeditor of Penitence in the Age of Reformations (Ashgate, 2000) and Handbook for Curates: A Late Medieval Manual of Pastoral Care (The Catholic University of America Press, forthcoming). She has also authored numerous articles and book chapters on sixteenth-century French Catholicism. She teaches history and religion at the University of Southern Maine.

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