2 edition of Modern Europe in world perspective: 1914 to the present. found in the catalog.
Modern Europe in world perspective: 1914 to the present.
Eugene Newton Anderson
|Series||Rinehart books in European history|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvi, 884 p. illus. ;|
|Number of Pages||884|
Since the Armistice, a vast literature has been produced on the First World War and its repercussions. In this book, two leading historians from the United States and France have produced a fully comparative analysis of the ways in which this history has been written and interpreted. The book identifies three generations of historians, literary scholars, film directors and writers who. the Great War (). That cataclysm brought to a crashing demise the world of the late 19 th century.. By war’s end, the Russian, Austro-Hungarian, Ottoman, and German empires that had dominated Europe for centuries no longer existed, broken up into a new constellation of nation-states, fledgling democracies, and political experiments such as Bolshevik communism.
This volume is devoted to reconsidering the history of historical preservation from an international perspective. 1 Even though the origins of modern preservationism are often traced back to early eighteenth-century Europe, the aim is to address the broader factors behind the global spread of this changing historical sensibility toward ancestral pasts in the nineteenth and twentieth by: 6. The period from to represented the high-water mark of nineteenth-century globalization, which, as Chapter 4 in Volume 1 showed, had been developing since the end of the Napoleonic Wars. This chapter will explore several dimensions of this globalization, as well as Cited by:
The Nineteenth Century: Europe Paperback – May 1 will cover the history of Europe from Classical Greece to the present in eleven volumes. In each, experts write to their strengths tackling the key issues including society, economy, religion, politics, and It was the century when most of the ideologies of the modern world /5(8). Yet in interpreting Europe’s history between and as a “religious” war, and by treating the combatants as akin to religious zealots, he in fact mobilises the language and concepts.
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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Anderson, Eugene Newton. Modern Europe in world perspective: to the present. New York, Holt. Get this from a library. Modern Europe in world perspective, to the present.
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Each of these themes is set in a social and cultural history framework that emphasizes the commonalities and diversity in human experiences throughout the recent era.5/5(1). Timothy Parsons strongly contends that the scope and duration of this, the largest of all modern European empires, can only be understood from a non-Western perspective.
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Bayly rejects an eurocentered view and insists that global history reveals parallel developments all over the world, only with timelags. Europe might have had the lead, but across the globe civilizations, empires and nations /5. The Twentieth-Century World, to the Present introduces students to five distinct historical themes in 20th century history - politics, economics, religion, technology and the environment.
Each of these themes is set in a social and cultural history framework that emphasizes the commonalities and diversity in human experiences throughout the recent era.
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This ascent was gradual; only toward the end of the Early Modern age did Western power clearly surpass that of rival civilizations. Europe's chief rivals were found in the Middle East (Ottoman Empire), South Asia (Mughal Empire), and East Asia (Ming/Qing China).
AP ® World History: Modern association is made up of over 6, of the world’s leading educational institutions and is dedicated to promoting excellence and equity in education.
Each year, College Board helps more than seven million students prepare for a successful. Adrian Brisku reads ‘Modern Europe’ & ‘EU’s External Political Relations’ at the University of New York in Prague. As part of the research project ‘Europe –’ (ERC-funded), his monograph is on ‘Politics of Change and Stability’ in the Ottoman and Russian Empires.
His new book. Modern architecture, or modernist architecture, was based upon new and innovative technologies of construction, particularly the use of glass, steel and reinforced concrete; the idea that form should follow function (functionalism); an embrace of minimalism; and a rejection of ornament.
It emerged in the first half of the 20th century and became dominant after World War II until the s Country: International. He was the Kaiser of Germany at the time of the First World War reigning from He pushed for a more aggressive foreign policy by means of colonies and a strong navy to compete with Britain.
His actions added to the growing tensions in pre Europe. Blom, who picked up later with a book about the post-World War I world, whips the reader on a tour of Europe's changing landscape in the run up to Sarajevo which of course no one knew was coming. But Europeans knew something was happening, and Blom makes a persuasive case that this is perhaps the most important decade in modern history.4/5.
Early modern Europe is the period of European history between the end of the Middle Ages and the beginning of the Industrial Revolution, roughly the late 15th century to the late 18th ians variously mark the beginning of the early modern period with the invention of moveable type printing in the s, the Fall of Constantinople inthe end of the Wars of the Roses in imperialism & resistance shape the modern world — l 9 2.
For example, the Spanish took over parts of the Americas, Africa, and the Pacific Islands under the banner of “God, gold, and glory,” and the Spanish king expected the conquistadors to bring home gold, and lots of it, glory for the Spanish crown, and spread the.Sir Richard Evans adds his considerable powers of analysis to this work, the seventh volume in The Penguin History of Europe, which spans ancient to modern Europe in a series of nine single editions.
The author is a professor of history and president of Wolfson College in Cambridge, and his contribution, The Pursuit of Power, is the most recent publication in the series.