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The Resource Worlds Together, Worlds Apart : a history of the world from the beginnings of humankind to the present, Volume Two, The Mongol Empire to the present, Robert Tignor [and others]

Worlds Together, Worlds Apart : a history of the world from the beginnings of humankind to the present, Volume Two, The Mongol Empire to the present, Robert Tignor [and others]

Label
Worlds Together, Worlds Apart : a history of the world from the beginnings of humankind to the present, Volume Two, The Mongol Empire to the present
Title
Worlds Together, Worlds Apart
Title remainder
a history of the world from the beginnings of humankind to the present
Title number
Volume Two
Title part
The Mongol Empire to the present
Statement of responsibility
Robert Tignor [and others]
Title variation
Mongol Empire to the present
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Tignor, Robert
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D202.4
LC item number
.W67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adelman, Jeremy
  • Aron, Stephen
  • Kotkin, Stephen
  • Marchand, Suzanne
  • Prakash, Gyan
  • Tsin, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World history
Label
Worlds Together, Worlds Apart : a history of the world from the beginnings of humankind to the present, Volume Two, The Mongol Empire to the present, Robert Tignor [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Volume 2 consists of chapters 10-21, which cover from 1000 C.E. onward
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
10. Becoming "The World," 1000-1300 C.E.: Commercial connections; Sub-Saharan Africa comes together; Islam in a time of political fragmentation; India up for grabs; Song China, 960-1279; China's neighbors, 1000-1300; Christian Europe; The Americas; The Mongol transformation of Afro-Eurasia -- 11. Crises and recovery in Afro-Eurasia, 1300s-1500s: Collapse and integration; Islamic dynasties; Western Christiandom; Ming China -- 12. Contact, commerce, and colonization, 1450s-1600: The old trade and the new; European exploration and expansion; The Atlantic world; Portugal's New World colony; The transformation of Europe; Prosperity in Asia -- 13. Worlds entangled, 1600-1750: Increasing economic linkages and social and political effects (mercantilism); New colonies in the Americas; The slave trade and Africa; Asia in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries; Transformations of Europe -- 14. Cultures of splendor and power, 1500-1780: Trade and culture; Culture in the Islamic world; Culture and politics in East Asia; The Enlightenment in Europe; African cultural flourishing; Hybrid cultures in the Americas; Imperialism in Oceania -- 15. Reordering the world: Revolutionary transformations and new languages of freedom; Political reorderings; Change and trade in Africa; Economic reordering; Persistence and change in Afro-Eurasia -- 16. Alternative visions of the Nineteenth Century: Reactions to social and political change; Prophecy and rebellion in China; Utopians, socialists, and radicals in Europe; Insurgencies against colonizing and centralizing states -- 17. Nations and empires, 1850-1914: Nation building and expansion; Expansion and nation building in the Americas; Consolidation of nation-states in Europe; Industry, science, and technology; Imperialism; Japan, Russia, and China -- 18. An unsettled world, 1890-1914: Progress, upheaval and movement; Discontent with imperialism; Worldwide insecurities; Cultural modernism; Rethinking race ad reimaging nations -- 19. Of masses and visions of the Modern, 1910-1939: Economic and political modernities; The Great War; Mass culture; Mass production and mass consumption; Mass politics-competing visions of becoming modern -- 20. The three-world order, 1940-1975: Competing blocs; World War II and its aftermath; The beginning of the Cold War; Decolonization; Three worlds; Tensions in the three-world order -- 21. Globalization, 1970-2000: Global integration; Removing obstacles to globalization; Unleashing globalization; Characteristics of the new global order; Citizenship in the global world -- Epilogue, 2001-the present
Control code
ocn154706764
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
960, 50 pages
Isbn
9780393925494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)154706764
Label
Worlds Together, Worlds Apart : a history of the world from the beginnings of humankind to the present, Volume Two, The Mongol Empire to the present, Robert Tignor [and others]
Publication
Note
Volume 2 consists of chapters 10-21, which cover from 1000 C.E. onward
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
10. Becoming "The World," 1000-1300 C.E.: Commercial connections; Sub-Saharan Africa comes together; Islam in a time of political fragmentation; India up for grabs; Song China, 960-1279; China's neighbors, 1000-1300; Christian Europe; The Americas; The Mongol transformation of Afro-Eurasia -- 11. Crises and recovery in Afro-Eurasia, 1300s-1500s: Collapse and integration; Islamic dynasties; Western Christiandom; Ming China -- 12. Contact, commerce, and colonization, 1450s-1600: The old trade and the new; European exploration and expansion; The Atlantic world; Portugal's New World colony; The transformation of Europe; Prosperity in Asia -- 13. Worlds entangled, 1600-1750: Increasing economic linkages and social and political effects (mercantilism); New colonies in the Americas; The slave trade and Africa; Asia in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries; Transformations of Europe -- 14. Cultures of splendor and power, 1500-1780: Trade and culture; Culture in the Islamic world; Culture and politics in East Asia; The Enlightenment in Europe; African cultural flourishing; Hybrid cultures in the Americas; Imperialism in Oceania -- 15. Reordering the world: Revolutionary transformations and new languages of freedom; Political reorderings; Change and trade in Africa; Economic reordering; Persistence and change in Afro-Eurasia -- 16. Alternative visions of the Nineteenth Century: Reactions to social and political change; Prophecy and rebellion in China; Utopians, socialists, and radicals in Europe; Insurgencies against colonizing and centralizing states -- 17. Nations and empires, 1850-1914: Nation building and expansion; Expansion and nation building in the Americas; Consolidation of nation-states in Europe; Industry, science, and technology; Imperialism; Japan, Russia, and China -- 18. An unsettled world, 1890-1914: Progress, upheaval and movement; Discontent with imperialism; Worldwide insecurities; Cultural modernism; Rethinking race ad reimaging nations -- 19. Of masses and visions of the Modern, 1910-1939: Economic and political modernities; The Great War; Mass culture; Mass production and mass consumption; Mass politics-competing visions of becoming modern -- 20. The three-world order, 1940-1975: Competing blocs; World War II and its aftermath; The beginning of the Cold War; Decolonization; Three worlds; Tensions in the three-world order -- 21. Globalization, 1970-2000: Global integration; Removing obstacles to globalization; Unleashing globalization; Characteristics of the new global order; Citizenship in the global world -- Epilogue, 2001-the present
Control code
ocn154706764
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
960, 50 pages
Isbn
9780393925494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)154706764

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