Global Society: The World Since 1900 by Pamela CrossleyGlobal Society: The World Since 1900 by Pamela Crossley

Global Society: The World Since 1900

byPamela Crossley, Lynn Hollen Lees, John W. Servos

Paperback | February 22, 2012

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GLOBAL SOCIETY: THE WORLD SINCE 1900 is a globally-oriented narrative in its chronology, geographical integration, and thematic priorities. By focusing on the themes of technology and environment, the Third Edition keeps itself grounded in the material forces affecting global life and includes dynamic pedagogical tools such as maps, tech boxes, and illustrations.
Pamela Kyle Crossley received her Ph.D. in Modern Chinese History from Yale University. She is currently the Robert and Barbara Black Professor of History at Dartmouth College. Her books include THE WOBBLING PIVOT: AN INTERPRETIVE HISTORY OF CHINA SINCE 1800; WHAT IS GLOBAL HISTORY?; A TRANSLUCENT MIRROR: HISTORY AND IDENTITY IN QING I...
Title:Global Society: The World Since 1900Format:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 8.9 × 6.3 × 0.9 inPublished:February 22, 2012Publisher:Wadsworth PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1111835373

ISBN - 13:9781111835378


Table of Contents

PART I: OLD AND NEW EMPIRES, 1900-1919.1. The World in 1900.2. Imperialism Encompasses the Pacific, 1900-1914.3. Great War, Little Peace, 1914-1919.PART II: STRUGGLES FOR SUPREMACY, 1919-1945.4. Internationalism, Empire, and Autarchy, 1919-1929.5. Knowing and Doing: Science and Technology, 1919-1939.6. The Economic Consequences of War and Peace, 1919-1938.7. The Murderous Politics of the 1930s.8. From Regional Wars to Global Conflict, 1936-1946.PART III: RISE AND FALL OF THE BIPOLAR ORDER, 1946-1981.9. From the United Nations to a Bipolar World, 1945-1953.10. Two Poles and Perpetual Crisis, 1950-1964.11. Border Crossings, 1946-1975.12. The Many Dialects of Rebellion, 1960-1975.13. Détente to Disarray: The Breakdown of the Bipolar World, 1969-1981.PART IV: EMERGENCE OF NEW GLOBAL SYSTEMS FROM 1981.14. Reconfigurations of Power, 1981-1991.15. Global Society in the New Millennium.