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Number:HG212
Name:Modern Western Civilization
Description:This course presents a survey of the history of Western culture during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Major attention is given to the processes of social change, the role of industrialization, and developments in political organizations. Scientific and artistic developments are covered. The course starts from the French Revolution 1789 to present.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

Students will gain knowledge of: French Revolution; Napoleonic Period; Metternich System; Effects of the Industrial Revolution; New Economic Theories; 1848 Revolution; Unification of Italy; Unification of Germany; Franco-Prussian War; Russian Revolution; Hitler and Mussolini; Causes of WWI & WWII; Cold War

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
S 2013 Western Heritage, Volume C: Since 1789 0-205-70514-6 Kagan, Donald M. 10TH 10 Prentice Hall, Inc.
F 2012 Western Civilization, Volume C Since... 1-4240-6960-2 Noble, Thomas F. X. 6TH 11 Wadsworth, Inc
S 2012 WESTERN CIVILIZATION VOL 1-4240-6960-2 NOBLE 6 WAD
U 2012 WESTERN CIVILIZATION VOL 1-4240-6960-2 NOBLE 6
F 2011 WESTERN CIVILIZATION VOL 1-4240-6960-2 NOBLE 6 WAD
F 2011 WESTERN CIVILIZATION: Beyond Boundaries 9781424069606 Noble 6 Wadsworth
S 2011 WESTERN HERITAGE VOL C 0-205-70514-6 KAGAN 10 PEARSON EDU
F 2010 WESTERN HERITAGE VOL C 0-205-70514-6 KAGAN 10 PH
S 2010 WESTERN HERITAGE VOL C 0-205-70514-6 KAGAN 10 PH
F 2009 WESTERN CIVILIZATION VOL 0-495-50287-1 SPIELVOGEL 7 WAD
F 2009 WESTERN CIVILIZATIONS BRI 0-393-93236-2 COFFIN 2 W. W. NORTON & CO., INC.
F 2008 HERITAGE OF WESTERN CIV V 0-13-034128-2 BEATTY 9 PEARSON EDUCATION
F 2008 TIME MACHINE 0-14-143997-1 WELLS PENGUIN/PUTNAM/HB BOOKS
F 2008 WEST CONCISE VOL II 0-321-27631-0 LEVACK PEARSON EDUCATION
F 2008 WESTERN HERITAGE VOL C (W 0-13-196315-5 KAGAN 9 PEARSON EDUCATION
F 2007 HERITAGE OF WESTERN CIV V BEATTY 9 PH
F 2007 WESTERN HERITAGE VOL C (W KAGAN 9 PH
F 2005 "HERITAGE OF WESTERN CIV BEATTY V.2"
F 2005 "WESTERN HERITAGE KAGAN V.C:SINC
F 2003 Heritage of Western Civilization 0131048783 Beatty 8 Pearson
F 2003 Western Heritage 0131828703 Kagan Pearson
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