This comprehensive and balanced history of the world in the twentieth century and into the new millennium chronicles the key events of the period and examines the underlying issues that have shaped the times. CONTEMPORARY WORLD HISTORY, 6th Edition, takes a global approach to the subject while doing justice to the distinctive character of individual civilizations and regions. Author William Duiker integrates political, economic, social, and cultural history, creating a chronologically ordered synthesis that gives students the true flavor of the most decisive moments in recent world history. In addition, Duikeras own photographs and selection of primary source documents are especially effective in illustrating key points in the narrative. The popular Film a History feature examines several films, presenting a brief analysis of each filmas plot as well as its historical significance, value, and accuracy. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.population explosion, and spiritual malaiseaand takes a cautious look into the future to explore how such issues will evolve ... discussion questions, learning objectives, lecture launching suggestions, suggested student projects, essay topics, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Contemporary World History|
|Author||:||William J. Duiker|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-01|