Connections: A World History, Volume 2 by Edward H. JudgeConnections: A World History, Volume 2 by Edward H. Judge

Connections: A World History, Volume 2

byEdward H. Judge, John W. Langdon

Paperback | March 2, 2015

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Connections: A World History introduces students to the far-reaching study of world history in a comprehensible manner that is tailored to meet their diverse needs and interests. This Third Edition strongly emphasizes thematic connections between societies and events, making it easy for new history students to absorb a wide array of details, dates, and events. The title’s concise chapters feature engaging, readable content, and avoid bogging students down with unnecessary detail. The authors have provided many visual aids to improve students’ comprehension of the material, including over 200 maps. The result is a clear and concise rendering of world history that will appeal to students of all disciplines and backgrounds.


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Edward H. Judge and John W. Langdon are professors of history at Le Moyne College, where they have team-taught for the last 20 years a two-semester world history course for first-year students as well as courses on modern global history for upper-level students. Judge earned his doctorate at the University of Michigan and spent a year...
Title:Connections: A World History, Volume 2Format:PaperbackDimensions:496 pages, 10.7 × 8.5 × 0.9 inPublished:March 2, 2015Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0133841391

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Table of Contents

    19.    Global Exploration and Global Empires, 1400-1700

    20.    The West in an Age of Religious Conflict and Global Expansion, 1500-1650


Era Four: The Shift from Regional to Global Connections, 1500-1800

    21.    The Search for Stability in East Asia, 1300-1800

    22.    Southern Asia and the Global Shift in Wealth and Power, 1500-1800

    23.    Africa and the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1400-1800

    24.    Absolutism and Enlightenment in Europe, 1600-1763

    25.    Russia’s Eurasian Empire: Convergence of East and West, 1300-1800


Era Five: Revolution, Industry, Ideology, and Empire, 1750-1914

    26.    The North Atlantic Revolutions, 1750–1830

    27.    Industry, Ideology, and Their Global Impact, 1700–1914

    28.    Nation Building in the Americas, 1789–1914

    29.    New Connections and Challenges in Eastern and Southern Asia, 1800–1912

    30.    New Connections and Challenges in West Asia and Africa, 1800–1914


Era Six: Global Upheavals and Global Integration, 1900-Present

    31.    The Great War and the Russian Revolutions, 1890–1918

    32.    Anxieties and Ideologies of the Interwar Years, 1918–1939

    33.    World War II and the Holocaust, 1933–1945

    34.    East Versus West: Cold War and Its Global Impact, 1945-Present

    35.    The Upheavals of Asia, 1945–Present

    36.    Reform and Revolution in Latin America, 1914–Present

    37.    Postcolonial Challenges in Africa and the Middle East, 1939–Present