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Concise Survey of Western Civilization - 11 edition

Concise Survey of Western Civilization (ISBN10: 1442205555; ISBN13: 9781442205550)
ISBN13: 978-1442205550
ISBN10: 1442205555

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-1442205543
ISBN10: 1442205547

Summary: This engaging text offers a brief, readable description of our common Western heritage. Providing a tightly focused narrative and interpretive structure, Brian Pavlac covers the basic historical information that all educated adults should know. His joined terms 'supremacies and diversities' develop major themes of conflict and creativity throughout history. 'Supremacies' centers on the use of power to dominate societies, ranging from warfare to ideologies. Supremacy, ...show more Pavlac shows, seeks stability, order, and incorporation. 'Diversities' encompasses the creative impulse that produces new ideas, as well as efforts of groups of people to define themselves as 'different.' Diversity creates change, opportunity, and individuality. These concepts of historical tension and change, whether applied to political, economic, technological, social, or cultural trends, offer a cohesive explanatory organization. The text is also informed by five other topical themes: technological innovation, migration and conquest, political and economic decision-making, church and state, and disputes about the meaning of life. Throughout, judicious 'basic principles' present summaries of historical realities. Written with flair, this easily accessible yet deeply knowledgeable text provides all the essentials for a course on Western civilization. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 11
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub, Inc.
Published: 01/16/2011
International: No



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