Author: Marvin Perry, Genre: History, Total Page: 560, Publisher: Cengage Learning, ISBN: 1133935281

With a collection of over 375 sources, each accompanied by an introductory essay and review questions, this two-volume primary source reader emphasizes the intellectual history and values of the Western tradition. Sources are grouped around important themes in European history--such as religion, education, and art and culture--so that readers can analyze and compare multiple documents. The ninth edition features additional sources by and about women, completely revised chapters on modern Europe and its place in the contemporary world, and updates to introductions and review questions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author: Marvin Perry, Genre: History, Total Page: 709, Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division, ISBN: 0618004769

Western Civilisation: a Brief History 4/e emphasises the history of ideas, presented within a political chronology. Perry's distinctive writing style and unique approach, which addresses the significance of ideas and contributions, make this text a comprehensible and engaging text for the Western civilisation survey course. Updated coverage of the post - Cold War era includes new material on the Kosovo crisis, the East Asian economic crisis and the expanding role of global agencies such as the UN and the EU.

Author: Marvin Perry, Genre: History, Total Page: 560, Publisher: Cengage Learning, ISBN: 9781285657592

With a collection of over 375 sources, each accompanied by an introductory essay and review questions, this two-volume primary source reader emphasizes the intellectual history and values of the Western tradition. Sources are grouped around important themes in European history--such as religion, education, and art and culture--so that readers can analyze and compare multiple documents. The ninth edition features additional sources by and about women, completely revised chapters on modern Europe and its place in the contemporary world, and updates to introductions and review questions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author: Eugen Weber, Genre: Civilization, Western, Total Page: 919, Publisher: D.C. Heath, ISBN: UOM:49015001396697

Author: Marvin Perry, Genre: History, Total Page: 480, Publisher: Cengage Learning, ISBN: 1133935257

With a collection of over 375 sources, each accompanied by an introductory essay and review questions, this two-volume primary source reader emphasizes the intellectual history and values of the Western tradition. Sources are grouped around important themes in European history--such as religion, education, and art and culture--so that readers can analyze and compare multiple documents. The ninth edition features additional sources by and about women and updates to introductions and review questions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author: Marvin Perry, Genre: History, Total Page: 480, Publisher: , ISBN: 1337397601

Take a seat on the front lines of the past, and experience history and the evolution of Western thought from the perspectives of everyday citizens, prominent public figures, celebrated authors and philosophers, and more. This collection of over 400 primary sources -- with introductory essays to help you get the most out of each reading, and review questions to help you check your understanding -- emphasizes the intellectual history and values of the Western tradition. Sources are grouped around important themes in European history, including developments in intellectual and religious thought, warfare, revolution, and socio-economic change. And because history is always in the making, you'll also find essays on current topics and vexing issues that you read about in the news, including the European Union, ISIS, and Muslim immigration in Europe.

Author: Marvin Perry, Genre: History, Total Page: 230, Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company, ISBN: 0395848148

This reader provides a balanced approach to the Humanities course by focusing on intellectual history. Highlighting the human aspect of great artists and thinkers, this text's coverage spans from the Greco-Roman and Judeo-Christian heritage to Modernism and beyond. This book follows the organization of The Humanities in the Western Tradition text, yet may be used to supplement other humanities texts.

Author: Peter Riesenberg, Genre: Political Science, Total Page: 348, Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press, ISBN: 9780807864128

Intended for both general readers and students, Peter Riesenberg's instructive book surveys Western ideas of citizenship from Greek antiquity to the French Revolution. It is striking to observe the persistence of important civic ideals and institutions over a period of 2,500 years and to learn how those ideals and institutions traveled over space and time, from the ancient Mediterranean to early modern France, England, and America.

Author: Thomas F. X. Noble, Genre: Civilization, Western, Total Page: 944, Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company, ISBN: 1133935877

WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BEYOND BOUNDARIES, 7E, International Edition is distinguished for its wider definition of Europe that includes Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, and European frontiers. Recognizing that factors outside the continent affected European history, the authors highlight Europe’s place in the world throughout the narrative and in the primary source feature, “The Global Record.” The seventh edition has been carefully revised and edited for greater accessibility, and features a streamlined design that incorporates pedagogical features such as focus questions, key terms, and section summaries to better support students of western civilization. The reconceived narrative and restructured organization, featuring smaller, more cohesive learning units, lend to greater ease of use for both students and instructors. Aplia, a customized online curriculum solution, and History CourseMate, a set of media-rich study tools with interactive eBook that gives students access to quizzes, flashcards, primary sources, videos and more, are available for this new edition. (Aplia or CourseMate may be bundled with the text or purchased separately.) Available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: BEYOND BOUNDARIES, 7E, International Edition Complete, Volume I: To 1715, and Volume II: Since 1560.

Author: Marvin Perry, Genre: History, Total Page: , Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing, ISBN: 133739761X

Take a seat on the front lines of the past, and experience history and the evolution of Western thought from the perspectives of everyday citizens, prominent public figures, celebrated authors and philosophers, and more. This collection of over 400 primary sources -- with introductory essays to help you get the most out of each reading, and review questions to help you check your understanding -- emphasizes the intellectual history and values of the Western tradition. Sources are grouped around important themes in European history, including developments in intellectual and religious thought, warfare, revolution, and socio-economic change. And because history is always in the making, you'll also find essays on current topics and vexing issues that you read about in the news, including the European Union, ISIS, and Muslim immigration in Europe.