Sources of Western Society, Volume 2: From the Age of Exploration to the Present

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Macmillan, Oct 13, 2010 - History - 384 pages
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This primary source collection provides a diverse selection of sources to accompany each chapter of A History of Western Society, Tenth Edition. Each chapter contains at least five sources that present history from the viewpoints of well-known and ordinary individuals alike. Now with 19 visual sources and 30% more documents, this edition offers great breadth and depth in its sources. To foster lively comparative debates, a new “Viewpoints” feature in each chapter highlights two or three documents that address the same topic from different perspectives.
 

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Contents

European Exploration and Conquest 14501650
233
Absolutism and Constitutionalism in Europe ca 15891725
249
Toward a New Worldview 15401789
273
The Expansion of Europe 16501800
295
The Changing Life of the People 17001800
314
The Revolution in Politics 17751815
334
The Revolution in Energy and Industry ca 17801850
357
Ideologies and Upheavals 18151850
380
The Age of Nationalism 18501914
429
The West and the World 18151914
446
War and Revolution 19141919
465
The Age of Anxiety ca 19001940
491
Dictatorships and the Second World War 19191945
511
Cold War Conflict and Consensus 19451965
533
Challenging the Postwar Order 19601991
556
Europe in an Age of Globalization 1990 to the present
574

Life in the Emerging Urban Society 18401900
403

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Clark is a senior editor with an education association in Washington, DC.

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