Authoritarian States: IB History Print and Online Pack: Oxford IB Diploma Programme

The only DP resources developed with the IB

Author Brian Gray, Author Mariam Habibi, Author Sanjay Perera, and Author Verity Aylward

Suitable for:  IB History students - age 16-18

Price:  £44.99 +VAT

ISBN: 978-0-19-835492-5
Publication date: 08/10/2015
Pack: 240 pages

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Drive critical, engaged learning and advanced skills development. Enabling comprehensive, rounded understanding, the student-centred approach actively develops the sophisticated skills key to performance in Paper 2. Developed directly with the IB for the 2015 syllabus, this Course Book fully supports the new comparative approach to learning.


  • Cover the new syllabus in the right level of depth, with rich, thorough subject content.
  • Developed directly with the IB, with the most comprehensive support for the new syllabus with complete support for the comparative approach.
  • Truly engage learners with topical, relevant material that convincingly connects learning with the modern, global world.
  • Streamline your planning, with a clear and thorough structure helping you logically progress through the syllabus.
  • Build the advanced-level skills learners need for Paper 2, with the student-led approach driving active skills development and strengthening exam performance.
  • Integrate approaches to learning with ATLs like thinking, communication, research and social skills built directly into learning.
  • Help learners think critically about improving performance with extensive examiner insight and samples based on the latest exam format.
  • Build an advanced level, thematic understanding with fully integrated Global Contexts, Key Concepts and TOK.
  • This pack includes one print Course Book and one online Course Book.
  • The online Course Book will be available on Oxford Education Bookshelf until 2023. Access is facilitated via a unique code, which is sent in the mail. The code must be linked to an email address, creating a user account. Access may be transferred once to a new user, once the initial user no longer requires access. You will need to contact your local Educational Consultant to arrange this.

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Table of Contents

1: Egypt - Nasser
1.1: The Emergence of Nasser's Egypt 1914-1952
1.2: Nasser's consolidation of power 1952-1954
1.3: Nasser's policies 1952-1970
2: Cuba - Castro
2.1: Castro's rise to power
2.2: Consolidation and maintenance of power in Castro's Cuba
2.3: Aims and results of Castro's policies

3: China - Mao
3.1: Mao's rise to power 1949
3.2: Mao's consolidation of power 1949-1955
3.3: Mao's economic and social policies
4: Germany - Hitler
4.1: The emergence of the authoritarian state in Germany 1919-1934
4.2: Hitler's consolidation of power 1934-1935
4.3: The aims and results of Nazi policies