Journals Higher Education

$49.95

Paperback

04 November 2013

536 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199987801


Request Examination Copy


Bookseller Code (04)

Frameworks of World History

Networks, Hierarchies, Culture, Volume One: To 1550

Stephen Morillo

  • Clear and consistent diagrams show the development of the model over time
  • "Issues in Doing World History" sidebars presents students with key philosophical or methodological issues that historians confront every day
  • "Framing the Argument: Chapter Themes" is a short list of the central ideas covered in the chapter
  • "Framing the Chapter" global maps highlight the key regions discussed in the chapter and show visual evidence that illustrates its themes
  • In the course of each chapter, two or three key ideas are highlighted in the margin in "Principles and Patterns." These are basic tendencies of human societies (principles) or long-term trends of world history (patterns).
  • "Images on the Screen" are photographs of artifacts from different regions that show how different cultures understood their worlds
  • "Frame it Yourself" are brief thought problems, placed at the end of each chapter, that ask students to apply the conceptual tools of the model
Share: