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Aspects of Western Civilization, Volume II

Aspects of Western Civilization, Volume II - 6th edition

ISBN13: 978-0132050494

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ISBN13: 978-0132050494
ISBN10: 0132050498
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Edition/Copyright: 6TH 08
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2008
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Aspects of Western Civilization, Volume II - 6TH 08 edition

ISBN13: 978-0132050494

Perry M. Rogers

ISBN13: 978-0132050494
ISBN10: 0132050498
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 6TH 08
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 2008
International: No
Summary

Aspects of Western Civilizationchallenges students with basic questions regarding historical development, human nature, moral action, and practical necessity. This collection of diverse primary sources incorporates a wide variety of issues and is organized around seven major themes, including Revolution and Historical Transition, Imperialism, Social and Spiritual Values, the Varieties of Truth, the Institution and the Individual, the Power Structure, and Women in History. Much of the information in this book has been tested and revised for twenty years at the university and Independent School level. Volume I: The Ancient World to the Age of Absolutism (ISBN: 0-13-241402-3) Volume II: The Renaissance Movement through the Contemporary World (ISBN: 0-13-205049-8)

Table of Contents

PREFACE I FOUNDATIONS OF THE MODERN WORLD 1 The Age of the Renaissance and Reformation

SECTION I: THE RENAISSANCE MOVEMENT The Humanist Movement Oration on the Dignity of Man (1486), Pico Della Mirandola The Soul of Man (1474), Marsilio Ficino The Political Life of Florence The Rule of Cosimo drsquo;Medici, Vespasiano Precepts of Power: "Everyone Sees What You Appear to Be, Few Perceive What You Are,"Niccolo Machiavelli

SECTION II: THE REFORMATION ERA The Lutheran Reformation "How Many Sins Are Committed in a Single Day?" (1517), Johann Tetzel Salvation Through Faith Alone, Martin Luther The Ninety-five Theses (1517), Martin Luther "Here I Stand": Address at the Diet of Worms (1521), Martin Luther The Edict of Worms (1521), Emperor Charles V&nb