Sources Of Global History Since 1900 by James H. OverfieldSources Of Global History Since 1900 by James H. Overfield

Sources Of Global History Since 1900

byJames H. Overfield

Paperback | May 8, 2012

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SOURCES OF GLOBAL HISTORY SINCE 1900 is a primary source reader designed to supplement modern world history courses. It contains both textual and visual sources from around the world and features strong pedagogical learning aids to ensure students are equipped with the information needed to understand and appreciate each document.
James H. Overfield, Professor Emeritus at the University of Vermont, received his BA from Dension University, his MA from the University of Chicago, and his PhD from Princeton University. During his career at Vermont he received the University's outstanding teacher award, and served many years as Department of History Chair, in which ...
Title:Sources Of Global History Since 1900Format:PaperbackDimensions:480 pages, 9 × 7.4 × 0.6 inPublished:May 8, 2012Publisher:Wadsworth PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1111835381

ISBN - 13:9781111835385


Table of Contents

PART I: SEEDS OF CHANGE: POLITICS, SOCIETY, AND CULTURE, 1900-1914.1. The Western World on the Eve of the Great War.2. Asia, Africa, and Latin America in the Early 1900s.PART II: DECADES OF WAR, ECONOMIC UPHEAVAL, AND REVOLUTION, 1914-1939.3. World War I and Its Global Significance.4. Decades of Crisis in the Western World and the Soviet Union.5. Latin America in an Era of Economic Challenge and Political Change.6. Colonial Africa.7. Asia in an Era of Nationalism and Revolution.PART III: FROM WORLD WAR II TO THE EARLY 1970S: DECADES OF CONFLICT, DECOLONIZATION, AND ECONOMIC RECOVERY.8. World War II and its Aftermath.9. The Industrialized West in an Era of Economic Growth and Social Change.10. Worlds Apart: The Soviet Union, the Soviet Bloc, and China.11. The Emergence of a Third World.PART IV: CENTURY'S CLOSE: FROM COLD WAR TO GLOBALIZATION.12. The 1970s and 1980s: Years of Challenge and Change.13. The Century's Last Decade.