The Western Experience, Volume 1
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The Western Experience offers a thorough, analytical overview of Western civilization, giving students an introduction to the major achievements in Western thought, art, and science as well as the social, political, and economic context for understanding those developments. To demonstrate the connected nature of all histories, these various aspects of history are examined...more
Published by Ingram (first published July 25th 2002)
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Sep 12, 2011 Michael rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: History profs, history students
Recommended to Michael by: Brandon Hunziker
I used this as the textbook for a course on Western Civilization for which I was TA. For me, it was primarily useful as a reference to see whether the kids got their facts straight in their papers and on exams. I did read a chunk of the beginning, and found that it wasn't bad, as such things go - it was, of course, a summary of past events that left a lot out, but it did take into account some of the debates and alternative viewpoints that exist in the field. Particularly interesting were sideba...more
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