Oxford IB Diploma Programme: The Move to Global War Course Companion

The only DP resources developed with the IB

Author Joanna Thomas and Author Keely Rogers

Suitable for:  IB History students - age 16-18

Price:  £34.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-831018-1
Publication date: 28/05/2015
Paperback: 256 pages
Dimensions: 276x219mm

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Drive critical, engaged learning. Helping learners more deeply understand historical concepts, the student-centred approach of this new Course Book enables broader, big picture understanding. Developed directly with the IB and fully supporting the new 2015 syllabus, the structured format helps you easily progress through the new course content.


  • 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
  • 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
  • Decipher source evaluation, refine and progress analytical thinking and fully embed vital Paper 1 skills, 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
  • Also available as an Online Course Book

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Table of Contents

1: Case study 1: Japanese expansionism in East Asia
1.1: The origins of nationalism and militarism in Japan
1.2: The actions of Japan, 1931-1941
1.3: How did the international community respond to Japan's actions?
2: Case study 2: Germany and Italian expansion
2.1: The origin of Fascism in Italy and its impact on foreign policy

2.2: The origins of Nazism in Germany and its impact of foreign policy
2.3: Italian expansion, 1933-1940
2.4: German expansion, 1938-1940
2.5: International responses to Italian aggression, 1935-1940
2.6: The international response to German aggression, 1933-1940
3: Internal Assessment
4: Your Guide to Paper 1: The Move to Global War