Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Cultures of the West, Volume 2 : Since 1350 - 13 edition

Cultures of the West, Volume 2 : Since 1350 (ISBN10: 0195388917; ISBN13: 9780195388916)
ISBN13: 978-0195388916
ISBN10: 0195388917

Summary: The Cultures of the West: A Historyfocuses on the ways in which the major ideas and passions of Western culture developed, internally, and how they interacted with the broader world-for good and for ill. The development of such key ideas as religion, science, and philosophy form the central narrative of this book.

The Cultures of the Weststands apart from other textbooks in a variety of ways, the first being thematic unity. What did people think and believe, throughout o ...show moreur history, about human nature, the right way to live, God, the best forms of government, or the meaning of human life? Rather than maintaining a single interpretive stance, author Clifford R. Backman relies upon a consistent set of questions: What did people think and feel throughout the centuries about politics, science, religion, and sex? How did they come to their positions regarding the right way to live? Backman's many years of experience in the classroom have informed his approach-students respond to engaging questions more than they are inspired by facts.

Features:

* Single author voice:clearly and compellingly written by an experienced teacher and scholar who knows how to emphasize intriguing and eye-opening elements of Western Civilization
* A book with a point of view:even if disagreed with, the text will at engage students' minds
* Exceptional coverage of cultural history, especially the history of what people thought and felt throughout the history of the West
*''Greater West'' approachthat integrates in sustained fashion coverage of Islam and the Middle East
*Superior coverageof Jewish history and the history of women
*Extensive primary source excerptsintegrated directly into the text, many of which have been translated by the author
*Footnotesfeaturing surprising, engaging information usually neglected in other texts ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 13
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 12/27/2012
International: No

View Digital Rights



List Price: $39.95
Used $23.65
$11.82 after Buyback
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $24.49
Due back 12/19/2014
Rental
Save $15.46 (39%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
eTextbook $19.95
Marketplace sellers starting at $15.34

57 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Cultures of the West, Volume 2 : Since 1350
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (57)  |  New (6)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (11)  |  Good (35)  |  Acceptable (2)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$23.65
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Your cost after Guaranteed Cash Back: $11.82! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$38.03
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$15.34
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
1857
Normal, IL
Seller Rating: 4.5
2012 Paperback Good
$15.79
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
SellBackYourBook
Aurora, IL
Seller Rating: 4.46
0195388917 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc... All day low prices, buy from us sell to us we do it all!!
$19.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Bookbyte-OR
Salem, OR
Seller Rating: 4.57
All text is legible, may contain markings, cover wear, loose/torn pages or staining and much writing. SKU:9780195388916-5-0
$23.39
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.2
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$23.57
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
PaperbackshopUS
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.49
Used - Very Good Book. Shipped from US within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000
$23.65
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
$24.43
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Firehouse Liquidation
Vancouver, WA
Seller Rating: 4.47
Ships next business day! May NOT include supplemental materials such as CDs and access codes. May include some highlighting or writing.
$25.51
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
spellbound PA
McKeesport, PA
Seller Rating: 4.82
1899-12-30 Fine 0195388917 LIKE NEW/UNREAD! ! ! Text is Clean and Unmarked! --Be Sure to Compare Seller Feedback and Ratings before Purchasing--Has a small black line on edge of pages. Tracking is ...show morenot available for orders shipped outside of the United States. If you would like to track your domestic order please be sure to select the Priority/Expedited Shipping option. ...show less
$26.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BetterWorld - Textbooks
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.43
Shipped by Better World Books. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers.
$26.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
BetterWorld - Textbooks
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.43
Shipped by Better World Books. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers.
Page:   1     2     3     4     5     6     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close