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  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
  • Release : 06 October 2009
  • ISBN : 0077286421
  • Page : 448 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Based on Bentley and Ziegler's best-selling, comprehensive survey text, Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History provides a streamlined account of the cultures and interactions that have shaped world history. An effective part structure organizes developments into seven eras of global history, putting events into perspective and creating a framework for cross-cultural comparisons, while the strong themes of traditions (the formations and development of the world's major societies) and encounters (cross-cultural interactions and exchanges) bring focus to the human experience and help turn the giant story of world history into something more manageable. With an engaging narrative, visual appeal, extended pedagogy, and a strong emphasis on critical thinking, this concise version offers enhanced flexibility and affordability without sacrificing the features that have made the complete text a favorite among instructors and students alike.

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Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History, Volume I

Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History, Volume I
  • Author : Jerry Bentley,Herbert Ziegler,Heather Streets Salter
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
  • Release Date : 2009-10-06
  • ISBN : 0077286421
DOWNLOAD BOOKTraditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History, Volume I

Based on Bentley and Ziegler's best-selling, comprehensive survey text, Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History provides a streamlined account of the cultures and interactions that have shaped world history. An effective part structure organizes developments into seven eras of global history, putting events into perspective and creating a framework for cross-cultural comparisons, while the strong themes of traditions (the formations and development of the world's major societies) and encounters (cross-cultural interactions and exchanges) bring focus to the human experience and

Traditions and Encounters

Traditions and Encounters
  • Author : Jerry H. Bentley,Herbert Ziegler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : 0073013951
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Traditions & Encounters: A Global Perspective on the Past

Traditions & Encounters: A Global Perspective on the Past
  • Author : Heather Streets Salter,Jerry Bentley,Herbert Ziegler
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • ISBN : 007340702X
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Traditions & Encounters offers an inclusive vision of the global past—one that is meaningful and appropriate for the interdependent world of contemporary times. Given the diversity of human societies, gathering and organizing the sheer mass of information in a meaningful way is a daunting challenge for any world history survey course. The seven-part chronological organization enables students to understand the development of the world through time, while also exploring broader, big-picture thematic issues in world history. Through new and revised

Traditions & Encounters Volume 1 From the Beginning to 1500

Traditions & Encounters Volume 1 From the Beginning to 1500
  • Author : Herbert Ziegler,Jerry Bentley
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2014-10-08
  • ISBN : 0077504909
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Traditions & Encounters offers an inclusive vision of the global past—one that is meaningful and appropriate for the interdependent world of contemporary times. Given the diversity of human societies, gathering and organizing the sheer mass of information in a meaningful way is a daunting challenge for any world history survey course. The seven-part chronological organization enables students to understand the development of the world through time, while also exploring broader, big-picture thematic issues in world history. Through new and revised

Looseleaf for Traditions & Encounters, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1500

Looseleaf for Traditions & Encounters, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1500
  • Author : Jerry Bentley,Herbert Ziegler
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2014-10-16
  • ISBN : 1259344576
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Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History

Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History
  • Author : Jerry H. Bentley,Herbert F. Ziegler,Heather Streets-Salter
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-02-16
  • ISBN : 1259251721
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Traditions & Encounters

Traditions & Encounters
  • Author : Jerry H. Bentley,Herbert F. Ziegler
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2010-11-01
  • ISBN : 0071221425
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Connect students to the stories of history. Connect students to the experience of history. Connect students to success in history. At McGraw-Hill, we have dedicated the past few years to deepening our understanding of student and instructor experience. Employing a wide array of research tools including surveys, focus groups, and ethnographic studies, we've identified areas in need of improvement to provide an opportunity for greater learning and teaching experiences. The fifth edition of Traditions & Encounters is a result of this.

Traditions & Encounters

Traditions & Encounters
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • ISBN : 1264088140
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"This is History Book. It explored the grand scheme of world history as a product of real-life human beings pursuing their individual and collective interests. It also offered a global perspective on the past by focusing on both the distinctive characteristics ofindividual societies and the connections that have linked the fortunes of diff erent societies. It has combined a clear chronological framework with the twin themes of traditions and encounters, which help to make the unwieldy story of world history

Epic Encounters

Epic Encounters
  • Author : Melani McAlister
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2005-07-05
  • ISBN : 9780520932012
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Epic Encounters examines how popular culture has shaped the ways Americans define their "interests" in the Middle East. In this innovative book—now brought up-to-date to include 9/11 and the Iraq war—Melani McAlister argues that U.S. foreign policy, while grounded in material and military realities, is also developed in a cultural context. American understandings of the region are framed by narratives that draw on religious belief, news media accounts, and popular culture. This remarkable and pathbreaking book skillfully weaves

The Routledge Companion to Cultural History in the Western World

The Routledge Companion to Cultural History in the Western World
  • Author : Alessandro Arcangeli,Jörg Rogge,Hannu Salmi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-09-02
  • ISBN : 9781000097917
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The Routledge Companion to Cultural History in the Western World is a comprehensive examination of recent discussions and findings in the exciting field of cultural history. A synthesis of how the new cultural history has transformed the study of history, the volume is divided into three parts – medieval, early modern and modern – that emphasize the way people made sense of the world around them. Contributions cover such themes as material cultures of living, mobility and transport, cultural exchange and transfer,

Old World Encounters

Old World Encounters
  • Author : Jerry H. Bentley
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1993
  • ISBN : 0195076400
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This innovative book examines cross-cultural encounters before 1492, focusing in particular on the major cross-cultural influences that transformed Asia and Europe during this period: the ancient silk roads that linked China with the Roman Empire, the spread of the world religions, and theMongol Empire of the thirteenth century. The author's goal throughout the work is to examine the conditions--political, social, economic, or cultural--that enable one culture to influence, mix with, or suppress another. On the basis of its global analysis, the

Encounters at the Heart of the World

Encounters at the Heart of the World
  • Author : Elizabeth A. Fenn
  • Publisher : Hill and Wang
  • Release Date : 2014-03-11
  • ISBN : 9780374711078
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Winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for History Encounters at the Heart of the World concerns the Mandan Indians, iconic Plains people whose teeming, busy towns on the upper Missouri River were for centuries at the center of the North American universe. We know of them mostly because Lewis and Clark spent the winter of 1804-1805 with them, but why don't we know more? Who were they really? In this extraordinary book, Elizabeth A. Fenn retrieves their history by piecing together

The Oxford Handbook of World History

The Oxford Handbook of World History
  • Author : the late Jerry H. Bentley
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2011-03-31
  • ISBN : 9780199235810
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Thirty-three essays by a stellar collection of distinguished scholars in the field of world history, providing a comprehensive guide to current scholarship and current thinking in one of the most dynamic fields of historical scholarship

Healing Knowledge in Atlantic Africa

Healing Knowledge in Atlantic Africa
  • Author : Kalle Kananoja
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-04
  • ISBN : 9781108491259
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Kananoja demonstrates how medical interaction in early modern Atlantic Africa was characterised by continuous knowledge exchange between Africans and Europeans.

Traditions & Encounters, Volume 1 From the Beginning to 1500

Traditions & Encounters, Volume 1 From the Beginning to 1500
  • Author : Herbert Ziegler,Jerry Bentley
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2010-10-08
  • ISBN : 0077367944
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