Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 April 2010

528 Pages | 75 photos, 4 maps, 3 cartoons

7.0 x 10.0 inches

ISBN: 9780195431292

Bookseller Code (06)

Conflict and Cooperation: Documents on modern Global History

Second Edition

Tracey J. Kinney

  • Balanced coverage of both western and non-western modern global history. The inclusion of new readings on Latin America, the Middle East, and a further developed treatment of African history ensures students receive a complete introduction to twentieth-century world history.
  • 143 different documents, which introduce students to a wide variety of historical perspectives.
  • World history reader, with Canadian content where relevant.
  • Organized around a central theme of conflict and cooperation, this reader provides an engaging context for the discussion of history while drawing connections between important historical events.
  • 'History in the Making: Into the 21st Century' chapter includes coverage of terrorism, the global economy, religious and ethnic conflict, and global warming.
  • Key documents added, including material related to technology and the environment and important documents on Latin America and on the Islamic world.
  • Added pedagogical features include 'Tips for Analysis' boxes, a list of Internet resources, and a geographic table of contents.
  • New art program with more photos and an updated design.