Western Civilization: Ideas, Politics, and Society, Volume I: To 1789

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Cengage Learning, Jan 1, 2015 - History - 480 pages
WESTERN CIVILIZATION: IDEAS, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY, Eleventh Edition, maintains a firm grounding in political history, while covering intellectual history (particularly the significance of ideas and contributions) to greater and deeper extent than any other text for the course. Known for its accessible writing style, this text appeals to students and instructors alike for its brevity, clarity, and careful selection of content-including material on religion and philosophy. Updated with more recent scholarship, the eleventh edition retains many popular features, including comparative timelines, full-color art essays, and profile and primary source excerpts in each chapter.
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Contents

The Ancient World Foundation of the West to AD 500
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The Middle Ages The Christian Centuries 500 to 1400
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Early Modern Europe From Renaissance to Enlightenment 13501789
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