From Antiquity to the Enlightenment

From Antiquity to the Enlightenment
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler
Pages: 592
ISBN: 0618170480
Available:
Release: 2002-07
Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

With an emphasis on social history, this text provides a high-interest narrative for students, integrating political and cultural phenomena into its socially oriented narrative. Highlights of the new seventh edition include: * New! Images in Society--Four photo essays comparing visual sources from similar periods will teach students how to analyse visual sources as historical data * New! Pedagogical features increased in this revision include: Key Terms, Comparative time lines, Chapter outlines * Extensive topics revision: Expanded Egyptian religion section New! Material on the polls and Greek democracy New! Discussion of the Romanization of Italy and the provinces New! Material on the origins of Christian sacraments Revised discussion on the Peace of God New! In depth exploration of the cultural consequences of the Crusades Revised section on the Atlantic Slave Trade Updated material on nationalism to incorporate new scholarship Reworked Chapter 31 to include globalisation, and offering updated coverage of recent world events including those of November 11

A History of Western Society Volume 1

A History of Western Society  Volume 1
Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Clare Haru Crowston,John P. McKay,Joe Perry
Pages: 592
ISBN: 131910956X
Available:
Release: 2019-09-16
Editor: Bedford Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Praised by instructors and students alike for its readability and attention to everyday life, the thirteenth edition of A History of Western Society includes a greater variety of tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. This edition features an enhanced primary source program, a question-driven narrative, five chapters devoted to the lives of ordinary people that make the past real and relevant, and the best and latest scholarship throughout. Available for free when packaged with the print book, the popular digital assignment options for this text bring skill building and assessment to a highly effective level. The active learning options come in LaunchPad, which combines an accessible e-book with LearningCurve, an adaptive and automatically graded learning tool that--when assigned--helps ensure students read the book; the complete companion reader with quizzes on each source; and many other study and assessment tools. For instructors who want the easiest and most affordable way to ensure students come to class prepared, Achieve Read & Practice pairs LearningCurve adaptive quizzing and our mobile, accessible Value Edition e-book, in one easy-to-use product.

West Soc Since 1300 AP Ed 7ed

West Soc Since 1300 AP Ed 7ed
Author: McKay
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0618270744
Available:
Release: 2002-07
Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A History of Western Society

A History of Western Society
Author: John P. McKay,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9781319068172
Available:
Release: 2016-09-02
Editor: Macmillan Higher Education
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Praised by instructors and students alike for its readability and attention to everyday life, the twelfth edition of A History of Western Society includes many tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. This edition features a comprehensive primary source program, five chapters devoted to the lives of ordinary people that make the past real and relevant, and the best and latest scholarship throughout.

A History of Western Society

A History of Western Society
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler
Pages: 1108
ISBN: 0618522689
Available:
Release: 2005-02-02
Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A bestseller in its field, A History of Western Society examines the lives of both historical figures and ordinary people, using an engaging, lively writing style to capture and maintain student interest. The authors pay careful attention to political and cultural phenomena, providing a balanced account of Western history as a whole. In addition to its emphasis on social history, the Eighth Edition retains the text's hallmark pedagogical features and visual appeal. In order to promote critical thinking, "Listening to the Past" features present primary source documents and "Questions for Analysis" that reinforce themes in social history. "Individuals in Society" biography features focus on the impact of historical events on an individual or group and explain the actions taken by those people. "Images in Society" photo essays promote visual analysis. New coverage includes the Iceman in Chapter 1, Reformation art in Chapter 14, and eighteenth-century London in Chapter 19. More emphasis has been placed on a broader view of Europe, particularly Islamic regions, and Europe's place in the world. Chapter 9 includes a new section on Moorish Spain, while Chapter 27 focuses on the effects of World War I on Arab nations. The Eighth Edition devotes greater attention to women and gender issues. Expanded coverage includes Spartan and Athenian women, witch hunts, and British women's role in imperialism. - Publisher.

A History of Western Society Combined Volume

A History of Western Society  Combined Volume
Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Clare Haru Crowston,Joe Perry,John P. McKay
Pages: 1076
ISBN: 9781319112523
Available:
Release: 2019-09-16
Editor: Macmillan Higher Education
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Praised by instructors and students alike for its readability and attention to everyday life, the thirteenth edition of A History of Western Society includes a greater variety of tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. This edition features an enhanced primary source program, a question-driven narrative, five chapters devoted to the lives of ordinary people that make the past real and relevant, and the best and latest scholarship throughout. Available for free when packaged with the print book, the popular digital assignment options for this text bring skill building and assessment to a highly effective level. The active learning options come in LaunchPad , which combines an accessible e-book with LearningCurve, an adaptive and automatically graded learning tool that--when assigned--helps ensure students read the book; the complete companion reader with quizzes on each source; and many other study and assessment tools. For instructors who want the easiest and most affordable way to ensure students come to class prepared, Achieve Read & Practice pairs LearningCurve adaptive quizzing and our mobile, accessible Value Edition e-book, in one easy-to-use product.

A History of Western Society

A History of Western Society
Author: John P. McKay,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 744
ISBN: 131903103X
Available:
Release: 2016-09-07
Editor: Bedford/St. Martin's
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Praised by instructors and students alike for its readability and attention to everyday life, the twelfth edition of A History of Western Society includes many tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. This edition features a comprehensive primary source program, five chapters devoted to the lives of ordinary people that make the past real and relevant, and the best and latest scholarship throughout. Enhanced with a wealth of digital content in LaunchPad, the twelfth edition provides easily assignable options for instructors and novel ways for students to master the content. Integrated with LearningCurve, an adaptive online resource that helps students retain the material and come to class prepared.

A History of Western Society From absolutism to the present

A History of Western Society  From absolutism to the present
Author: John P. McKay
Pages: 1068
ISBN: 0395424119
Available:
Release: 1987
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A History of Western Society

A History of Western Society
Author: John P. McKay,John Buckler,Bennett D. Hill
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0395950007
Available:
Release: 1998-08-01
Editor: Houghton Mifflin College Division
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A History of Western Society Since 1300 for AP

A History of Western Society Since 1300 for AP
Author: John P. McKay,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 928
ISBN: 1319035981
Available:
Release: 2016-12-16
Editor: Bedford/St. Martin's
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This market-leading AP® Euro text has been long praised by instructors and students alike for its readability and attention to everyday life. Now, this twelfth edition also addresses unique aspects of the AP® history redesigns. A new part structure and “Thinking Like a Historian” feature combine with the respected primary source program, expanded chapters devoted to the lives of ordinary people, and the best and latest scholarship to make history interesting and memorable to students. With an emphasis on AP® concepts, themes, and skills, the new AP® features help students master the content, concepts, and skills required to conquer the AP® exam.

Sources for Western Society Volume 2

Sources for Western Society  Volume 2
Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Clare Haru Crowston,John P. McKay,Joe Perry
Pages: 320
ISBN: 1319229786
Available:
Release: 2019-09-09
Editor: Bedford Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Sources for Western Society provides a variety of primary sources to accompany A History of Western Society, Thirteenth Edition. With over thirty new selections - including several compelling visual sources - and enhanced pedagogy throughout, students are given the tools to engage critically with canonical and lesser known sources. Each chapter includes a "Sources in Conversation" feature that asks students to analyze aspects of differing views on key topics. Sources for Western Society is FREE when packaged with A History of Western Society and is included for FREE with the LaunchPad for A History of Western Society. In LaunchPad for A History of Western Society, 13e, which combines ebooks for A History of Western Society and Sources for Western Society in a central course space, innovative auto-graded exercises accompanying the reader's documents and visuals supply a distinctive and sophisticated pedagogy that not only helps students understand the sources but think critically about them. Sources for Western Society is also available to customize through Bedford Select.

A History of Western Society Concise Edition Combined Volume

A History of Western Society  Concise Edition  Combined Volume
Author: John P. McKay,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 1184
ISBN: 1319073581
Available:
Release: 2016-12-14
Editor: Bedford/St. Martin's
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Praised by instructors and students alike for its readability and attention to everyday life, A History of Western Society, Concise Edition is a brief, affordable text with valuable tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. The Concise Edition includes a full-color map and art program, three primary source features per chapter, and five chapters devoted to the lives of ordinary people that make the past real and relevant. Enhanced with a wealth of digital content in LaunchPad, the concise edition provides easily assignable options for instructors and novel ways for students to master the content. Integrated with LearningCurve, an adaptive online resource that helps students retain the material and come to class prepared.

A History of Western Society Value Edition

A History of Western Society  Value Edition
Author: John P. McKay,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 608
ISBN: 1319031056
Available:
Release: 2016-09-16
Editor: Bedford/St. Martin's
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A History of Western Society Third Edition

A History of Western Society  Third Edition
Author: James A. Schmiechen,McKay, Hilary,John P. McKay
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0395424100
Available:
Release: 1987
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A History of Western Society Combined Volume 13e Sources for Western Society Volume 1 13e Sources for Western Society Volume 2 13e

A History of Western Society  Combined Volume 13e   Sources for Western Society  Volume 1 13e   Sources for Western Society  Volume 2 13e
Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Clare Haru Crowston,John P. McKay,Joe Perry
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1319340199
Available:
Release: 2019-09-16
Editor: Bedford Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Praised by instructors and students alike for its readability and attention to everyday life, the thirteenth edition of A History of Western Society includes a greater variety of tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. This edition features an enhanced primary source program, a question-driven narrative, five chapters devoted to the lives of ordinary people that make the past real and relevant, and the best and latest scholarship throughout. Available for free when packaged with the print book, the popular digital assignment options for this text bring skill building and assessment to a highly effective level. The active learning options come in LaunchPad, which combines an accessible e-book with LearningCurve, an adaptive and automatically graded learning tool that--when assigned--helps ensure students read the book; the complete companion reader with quizzes on each source; and many other study and assessment tools. For instructors who want the easiest and most affordable way to ensure students come to class prepared, Achieve Read & Practice pairs LearningCurve adaptive quizzing and our mobile, accessible Value Edition e-book, in one easy-to-use product.

A History of Western Society

A History of Western Society
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 656
ISBN: 1137378263
Available:
Release: 2014-03-21
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

'A History of Western Society' examines the lives of both historical figures and ordinary people, providing a balanced account of Western history as a whole.

A History of Western Society Value Edition

A History of Western Society  Value Edition
Author: John P. McKay,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 640
ISBN: 1457648504
Available:
Release: 2013-09-20
Editor: Bedford/St. Martin's
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The lively and accessible narrative and the hallmark focus on social and cultural history that has made A History of Western Society one of the most successful textbooks for the Western civilization course is now available at a greatly reduced cost. The new Value Edition of A History of Western Society includes the full narrative, the popular "Individuals in Society" feature, and select primary sources, images, and maps. Available with all of the integrated media and supplements of the full text--including access to LearningCurve, Bedford's new online adaptive learning resource, and new online document assignments—the Value Edition offers a wealth of resources for students and more flexibility for instructors, all at an extremely affordable price. To see an example of the new Online Document Assignment from Chapter 14, click here.

A History of Western Society Volume C

A History of Western Society  Volume C
Author: John P. McKay,Bennett D. Hill,John Buckler,Clare Haru Crowston,Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Joe Perry
Pages: 432
ISBN: 9780312640637
Available:
Release: 2010-10-13
Editor: Macmillan
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Now from Bedford/St. Martin's, A History of Western Society is one of the most successful textbooks available because it captures students' interest in the everyday life of the past and ties social history to the broad sweep of politics and culture. The tenth edition has been thoroughly revised to strengthen the text's readability, heighten its attention to daily life, and incorporate the insights of new scholarship, including an enhanced treatment of European exploration and a thoroughly revised post-1945 section. With a dynamic new design, new special features, and a completely revised and robust companion reader, this major revision makes the past memorable and accessible for a new generation of students and instructors.

Sources for Western Society Volume 1

Sources for Western Society  Volume 1
Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks,Clare Haru Crowston,John P. McKay,Joe Perry
Pages: 288
ISBN: 131922976X
Available:
Release: 2019-09-09
Editor: Bedford Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Sources for Western Society provides a variety of primary sources to accompany A History of Western Society, Thirteenth Edition. With over thirty new selections - including several compelling visual sources - and enhanced pedagogy throughout, students are given the tools to engage critically with canonical and lesser known sources. Each chapter includes a "Sources in Conversation" feature that asks students to analyze aspects of differing views on key topics. Sources for Western Society is FREE when packaged with A History of Western Society and is included for FREE with the LaunchPad for A History of Western Society. In LaunchPad for A History of Western Society, 13e, which combines ebooks for A History of Western Society and Sources for Western Society in a central course space, innovative auto-graded exercises accompanying the reader's documents and visuals supply a distinctive and sophisticated pedagogy that not only helps students understand the sources but think critically about them. Sources for Western Society is also available to customize through Bedford Select.

In Their Time

In Their Time
Author: Marlene LeGates
Pages: 406
ISBN: 0415930987
Available:
Release: 2001
Editor: Psychology Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A thorough, lively and accessible overview of Western feminist movements from the Middle Ages through to the latter twentieth century.