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Heritage of Western Civilization, Volume 2

Heritage of Western Civilization, Volume 2 - 9th edition

ISBN13: 978-0130341280

Cover of Heritage of Western Civilization, Volume 2 9TH 04 (ISBN 978-0130341280)
ISBN13: 978-0130341280
ISBN10: 0130341282
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 9TH 04
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2004
International: No

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Heritage of Western Civilization, Volume 2 - 9TH 04 edition

ISBN13: 978-0130341280

John Beatty, Oliver Johnson and John Reisbord

ISBN13: 978-0130341280
ISBN10: 0130341282
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 9TH 04
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 2004
International: No
Summary

This well-known set of readings exposes learners to an important and illustrative text on Western Civilization and its intellectual and cultural history (since 1650). Ideas of diverse men and women will add multicultural and interdisciplinary insights to the minds of a new generation. KEY TOPICS: It contains material on the ancient Near Eastern roots of our civilization, as well as the interaction of the Islamic world and Western world. MARKET: For individuals interested in the history of Western Civilization

Table of Contents

EARLY MODERN EUROPE.

Malleus Malifcarum, Witchcraft.
Discourse on Method, René Descartes.
Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina, Galileo Galilei.
Politics Drawn from the Very Words of Scripture, Bishop Bossuet.
Leviathan, Thomas Hobbes.
On Civil Government, John Locke.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith.
The Life of Gustavus Vassa, Olaudah Equiano.
The Progress of the Human Mind, Antoine-Nicolas de Condorcet.
A Discourse on the Moral Effects of the Arts and Sciences, Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen. Declaration of the Rights of Women, Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity.

THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.

Reflections on the Revolution in France, Edmund Burke.
Gothic Churches. Prometheus. Tintern Abbey, Romanticism.
An Essay on the Principle of Population, Thomas Malthus.
The Sadler Report, Child Labor.
London Labour and the London Poor, Henry Mayhew.
Manifesto of the Communist Party, Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.
The Duties of Man, Guiseppe Mazzini.
The Challenge of Facts, William Graham Sumner.
God of Education, Catherine Booth.
The Will to Power, Friedrich Nietzsche.
Evolutionary Socialism, Albert Beveridge.

THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD.

Free Man's Worship, Bertrand Russell.
An Outline of Psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud.
What is to Be Done? State and Revolution, Vladimar Ilyich Lenin.
The Souls of Black Folk, W.E.B. Du Bois.
Main Street Ten Years After, Marquis Childs.
Liberalism and Social Action, John Dewey.
Mein Kampf. Autobiography of Rudolf Hoess, Hitler and the Holocaust.
Justina's Diary, Resistance.
The Effects of the Atomic Bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, The Atomic Age.
Charter of the United Nations, The United Nations.
The Second Sex, Simone de Beauvoir.
Racism and Culture, Frantz Fanon.
Alma-Alta Declaration, Alma-Alta Declaration.

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